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    Giant Leap Rocketry: ACME & Kevlar products on sale

    FYI- GLR is running a sale on their ACME and kelvar product lines until the end of the year. Looks like discounts are running 25-50%, so can be a good time to pick up some of those needed supplies...
  2. AtomicStorm

    Parachute selection

    Im doing a few lpr builds and i got a few yards of 1.1 ripstop nylon in the mail today from ripstopbytheroll. I am interested to hear what design of parachute you guys and gals like the most. I original liked the helicopter design because of the cool look, less material needed, higher drag, but...
  3. Culprit

    3D Printing COVID Confusion Nose Cone

    Hello! Since paper towels and toilet paper appear to be quite desirable these days, I couldn't just throw the empty tubes away. LOL! I found a good Coronavirus model on Thingiverse and made it into a fitting nose cone in Fusion 360. The virus obviously needs supports, but PrusaSlicer also...
  4. Culprit

    Gorilla Glue "Snot Rocket"

    My Gorilla Glue "Snot Rocket" recently made its first flight! The idea was simple - I was changing a caulk tube in my caulk gun one day and thought the business end looked like a ram-jet. From that moment, I knew I had to see one fly. I headed to Lowe's looking for a tube that had a screw...
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    Sold Recovery Bonanza!

    Two big sets: mostly nylon recovery stuff, plus a few extras, and a set of Kevlar recovery. I am selling as sets only, so if too much for one, go in with a buddy or distribute to your club! Some of cords have been used up to twice, some are new. Freebies include a few smaller cords, quick...
  6. BlaineS

    Blaine's Kevlar Anti-Zipper using Foam Ear Plug

    Hello all, In the "totally over engineered LPR department"... I just wanted to share my Kevlar Anti-Zipper using a Foam Ear Plug. Producing motorsports television, I have an over abundance of foam ear plugs so, to put them to good use... please see description below pictures... 1. I...
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    Sold Parachutes & Blankets

    Hello all. I cleaned up more Sunday - again. This week I found: Qty (1) Fruity Chute 36" eliptical 4.8 pounds to 20 fps Used but good condition (has a very small 3/4 X 1/8 rip in one of the panels) I don't remember that happening. Sorry for not seeing it sooner. Orange / Black /...