Nothing on sale in Longmont, CO. :-(. Drat! I want a Vapor for $5.99 so I can kitbash it.
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Even in one area, the stores don't seem to operate on the same schedule. Three years ago when they were changing out many things and even clearancing some motors (including E16/F15s), I would find things not on sale at all in one area store, then go to another on the same trip and see that they'd already blown stuff out and then go to another and have good luck. So I wound up making the loop to the three stores several times, and even went a little further afield in search of clearanced 29mm motors.
Then on the road trip out to Muncie to go to NARAM-61 I stopped at a couple others along the way and scored some more motors and Alpha VIs.
So swing back to that local store again every week or two until all the clearance things are gone. I see Lunar Scouts and Luna Bugs in your picture, but no Vapors. And with Olympus on two hooks, they may have already gotten rid of (or aren't restocking) Vapors.
Speaking of the “Tazz” on the wall there. Has anybody built one? Is it fun to fly?
Agree with @Antares JS
. Tazz is essentially a BT-50 upscale of the K-24 Gyroc, but with a streamer wrapped around the motor tube to provide a recovery system when it's ejected, and some nice plastic parts to facilitate that, plus bits to connect very small rubber bands (orthodontic types) to pull the flaps down instead of the elastic thread of old. It works very nicely.
It was a crap shoot in my area with the last clearance... I finally got lucky and found a bunch of rockets on sale... With gas prices these days not sure it is worth it to drive around...
This was in FB group... at $7.99 the Mean Machine is about the cost of a pack of 4x body tubes!!!
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I haven't seen a Mean Machine in a Hobby Lobby around here in some months. That would be a cracking deal....and that's really why I'd like to score a couple of clearance Vapors. I have two built Star Orbiters (Vapor's predecessor with a 29mm motor mount) and a couple more in the bag, so don't really need
to build a Vapor...
Fortunately I drive an EV that I charge at home...so I'm not quite as worried about the $5+ gas with respect to hunting for H-L clearance items, anyway.