Terrible names (a scratch building challenge)

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Maybe a set of twin rockets
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IlIllIlIl1
This Name Intentionally Left Blank
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Frag'n-Stein - 8"+ dia. rocket with an "N" motor

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S.R.D.H "Scrap Rolls Down Hill"

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Haha, how bout this name:
Size matters?
The question mark is definitely part of the name
A guy at Midwest Power one year built a rocket with that name as his level 3 cert attempt. Sadly, it came in ballistic from (supposedly) 15,000 feet. I think it was twenty feet long and pretty skinny. Either 4" or 6" diameter, flying on an N motor.
 

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A guy at Midwest Power one year built a rocket with that name as his level 3 cert attempt. Sadly, it came in ballistic from (supposedly) 15,000 feet. I think it was twenty feet long and pretty skinny. Either 4" or 6" diameter, flying on an N motor.
It may have started 20 feet long and 6 inches in diameter.

if your flight description is right, it ended up 6 inches long and 20 feet in diameter.
 

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The Roller Coaster!

(but my favorite so far is the "Impaler" - just about the most innapropriate one yet)
OOHH, we could just name it Vlad. Subtle, not ostentatious and pointy like certain teeth. 😁
 

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reminds me of a story I heard from an old engineer of the Super High Intensity Transport
We had Special High Intensity Training that we would give to the troops when they screwed up.
 

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We had Special High Intensity Training that we would give to the troops when they screwed up.
Here is Seattle, the bright bulbs behind the streetcar into the South Lake Union neighborhood decided to name it a trolley without checking the acronym. They published the name and plans, got made fun of, and quickly changed it to the “South Lake Union Streetcar”. A decade or so later, a local store still sells “Ride the SLUT” T shirts.
 

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Here is Seattle, the bright bulbs behind the streetcar into the South Lake Union neighborhood decided to name it a trolley without checking the acronym. They published the name and plans, got made fun of, and quickly changed it to the “South Lake Union Streetcar”. A decade or so later, a local store still sells “Ride the SLUT” T shirts.
Air Force used to have two pilots training tracks. Academy grads could get waivers for uncorrected vision in two flavors, 20/50 or better and 20/100 to just over 20/50 (both treks required CORRECTED vision to be 20/20.). The first qualification was called TARF (Trainer, Attack, Recon, Fighter), the second TTB (Transport, Tanker,Bomber.)

I thought the first one might be better called FART qualified.

we did actually have a mandatory annual graded military college class (i kid you not), Professional Military Studies 101, 201, 301, and 401.........
 
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