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les

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What manufacturers have flyable Saturn V kits available?

So far as I know, there are

Dr. Zooch
Estes
Apogee
Sirius

I can't find the Peter Alway version. Google search indicates these were available from BMS but they do not show up on their website.
Sheri's / Red Arrow is gone.
Polecat has no stock and their web site indicates they do not know when more inventory will be available.
And of course the Centuri & Cox versions have not been around for decades......
And Steve Eves never came out with a kit version of his :wink:

Any others out there that I missed???

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Boyce Aerospace does a small 3D printed Saturn V and Saturn IB
 

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Does anyone have some shots of the Polecat Saturn? The description they give on their site is quite vague and shows nothing about any features. Rather dismal description for $800.00 worth of cardboard and fiberglass. I'd expect to see much more.
 

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Does anyone have some shots of the Polecat Saturn? The description they give on their site is quite vague and shows nothing about any features. Rather dismal description for $800.00 worth of cardboard and fiberglass. I'd expect to see much more.
[video=youtube;1EaS5LgTzpw]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EaS5LgTzpw[/video]

This might be a build thread?

https://sojourner.me/?page_id=43
 

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Does anyone have some shots of the Polecat Saturn? The description they give on their site is quite vague and shows nothing about any features. Rather dismal description for $800.00 worth of cardboard and fiberglass. I'd expect to see much more.
What, already thinking about your next? ;)
 

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I'm hoping someone figures out a way to convert the Lego Saturn V into a flyable model. I won't hold my breath.
 

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[video=youtube;VVrLD2A5X_Q]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVrLD2A5X_Q[/video]
 

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[video=youtube;VVrLD2A5X_Q]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVrLD2A5X_Q[/video]
If you want to be really scale accurate use long burning motors on the outside & a fast burning one in the middle... On the real Saturn V they cut out the center F1 ~30 seconds early to reduce flight stress - at that point the rocket was basically an empty shell, so its TWR was a bit excessive.
 

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I just picked up an Estes one for about $70 on eBay. Looking forward to building it! I'm launching it with an E15W-4 to get some nice billowing clouds of exhaust.

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That is a customized polecat Saturn V next to my wife. Was a really nice kit if you were willing to put in the time, and machine the finishing touches. I really need to pull it out and fly it again...




 
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