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bobbyg23

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I used the eradicator as my L1 rocket and love the way that thing flew. Unfortunately it met its demise after the ejection charge failed to fire. Ever since then I have wanted to do an upscale of it. I drew it up in open rocket and ordered the cr's and body tubes from LOCprecision.com. It will have a 3" lower bt and a 4" upper bt. 38mm motor mount. I sent the fin file to my friend and he cut them out for me. Can't wait to get this one finished.
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Cool build! Looks like a fun project. I'm not familiar with this rocket. Is there a transition between the two diameters?
 

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Small triangles for the transition.
 

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Motor mount glued and ready to be installed.
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This is the "tool" that I use to get epoxy where I need it for the forward centering ring. This is the transition centering rings glued together. Put in the epoxy and slide the body tube onto the motor mount.
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Couldn't resist fitting the upper tube and rings for a quick pic. I am thinking the top tube needs to be a bit shorter?
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Very nice! And wow, that was fast. You build HPR almost as fast as you build LPR!
 

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Any ideas for decals? Not a fan of the mets or okc.
 
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