Source for Plywood Custom Redstone Fins- 6" Dia Rocket?

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  1. May 17, 2019 #1

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    Trying to downsize the fins from photos of the actual thing- looks like maybe 5/8" to 3/4" aircraft plywood would be close. Any recommendations as to who might produce these fins for me in plywood- sharp leading edges and all? Looks like the vanes(?) on the ends of the fins would have to be produced and attached to the fins separately.

    I considered having the fins 3D printed with a 1/4" plywood frame inside, but decided against that method.

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    Want to see it when you are done!
     
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    So far, all I have is the 3D printed 6" dia. Mercury capsule from Boyce Aerospace- crazy amount of wonderful detail on it.
     
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    Plus already bought the stickers for the capsule from Stickershock23.
     
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    I have heard their stuff is very nice.
     
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    Mike Binder is working on the fin quote for me.
     

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