Estes Nike-X build

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    A16F2166-39BF-4553-9059-AFFD7915A5A9.jpeg So here it is a new Nike X kit. I haven’t built a LPR c motor kit in about twelve years. Saw it at Hobby Lobby and snagged one after work.
     
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    487142E8-E9ED-4EC4-97AB-73CC2D8C2950.jpeg Motor mount tube. And it sure is a long motor mount!
     
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    Fins going on.
     
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    8026C77F-E303-46BD-96E9-F380EE2A0D4A.jpeg More Fins.
     
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    E2CFA506-4A30-4DF8-97C4-8541FC4BADDB.jpeg Forward strakes on.
     
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    Here's an Open Rocket file I did for the Nike X. I plan on flying anything from C6-5 to the AT D13W-4.
     

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    7960C8FE-3EF0-4601-9FF3-4A25D877382D.jpeg Shock cord attached.
     
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    Now all it needs is the launch lugs and paint.
     
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    60ECA7FB-E78C-49AB-98B9-52F8FBD4D14A.jpeg Launch lugs on.
     

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