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  1. Samarth Barshi

    DIY High Power Launchpad

    I am trying to make a launch pad from some steel sections and 2020 aluminum rail. I have got a 3m rail and can support the rail upto 2m by steel section. Will the other left out 1m be safe during launch or should I cut it? I don't want the bending of rail to alter the course of rocket or worse...
  2. Scott Chase

    Estes Porta Pad E

    My Estes Porta Pad E blast deflector was in a shambles after many F motor launches. So I created the Pad you see now. Not only do I get better liftoff but the heaver blast plate makes the Estes Launcher hunker down in a stronger stable stance. When the pad was new the launch rod clamp was...
  3. Yukon@K-9 Rocket Tech

    Highly Unnecessarily complex K-9 Launch system

    Hi Everyone! I have been working on this launch pad where the awesome factor highly outweighs the practicality of this system. It consists of a launch pad, and controller. besides the main structure which is made of wood, most of it is 3d printed. The pad has 4 leds and 2 spot lights (one isn't...