drogue recovery

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    Utilizing a Drogue and Main without dual-deploy for JrHPR

    Hi, bit of a newb here. I'm working towards getting my Junior HPR certification here and I'm working on designing my certification rocket. As part of the regulations I'm not allowed to used a dual deployment system, but I still want to use a drogue/main pair so I don't have to walk miles to...
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    Side Hatch Deployment for Drogue

    I've been developing side deployment hatches to help get rockets down quickly for a couple years. I use small parachutes (9") and deploy from 2 hatches at the aft end. So, the rocket comes down nose first with the small parachutes trailing the rocket. The descent is a lot more "orderly" than...