I'm wondering whose more peeved: the employee who's put out by the appropriation of said parking spaces, or the employee who built the plane, only...
I should also comment that this launch was one of the first where I did feel truly welcome, and encouraged to attend all the post-launch...
sorry, yes.. weight in lbs
thrust Newtons (average thrust) yes, I should have said thrust, not impulse..
So, multiply the weight (2lbs) by 25...
Having done some RSO work, my biggest gripe is too low of an impulse motor.
Multiply the weight by 25 (or 17 or 20 for a really nice no wind...
Me n my Darkstar Jr. This flew twice, once each day.
Day one was on an H170 to just under 2K
Day two was on a J420 to 5903 ft.
Some photos of the event:
case celaning, when i got home!
kevin's 4" Dark Star on a K700 to 6000'
(That's him & his son...
Yes, it was a truely great event!! And I did feel very welcome! (Especially the Giant Jenga game at Country Charm! :D )
hardest part about packing the car:
picking the 2 dozen CDs to listen to on the drive there & back. :D
original from a number of years ago.
I packed my bags last night pre-flight (and pack the car today)
Zero hour seven AM (tomorrow morning)
And I'm gonna be high as a kite by then
Tim from Wildman will be there. Send out a feeler / request; a pre-order if you will.
Ken From Performance Hobbies will also be there. Send him...
Bama, at this point, that's what I'm planning to do, probably the easiest..
Yes, will be looking at everyone's charts & such.
While I am aware of the variables, I thought there might have been a general 'rule of thumb' or some basics that a size might offer......
A suggestion for the forums: a searchable file repository. A sort of "White Paper" library..
A tab or directory at the top, alongside...
Does anyone have a quick 'look-up chart' for typical chute diameters vs. weight?
I know of a few calculators, and webs sites that state...
i've done paper shims..
Bob, concerning the JLCR, yes, that's I basically it. Will it come is soo fast that you need worry about zippers or the chute being ripped off?...
Its one thing to 'get' an education. it's entirely another to 'have' an education..
It's one this to get a concept, it's entirely another to...
to quote a line for the movie "How to get a head in advertising":
"It's either high in one thing, or low in something else!!
Looks good! experience builds with practice!!
Where in New Hampshire? A few hours drive and you'll be at our field: www.CRMRC.org
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