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Repairing three giveaway rockets (part 3)

Here’s #1 and #2:#1, the Freefall, I think is good to go, unless I decide to run into a dollar store and look for a paratrooper toy to stuff inside. 141 more words

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Repairing three giveaway rockets (part 3)

For #3, I cut six seemingly identical new fins. On closer examination one finds one of them has the grain running parallel to a different edge than the others. 114 more words

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Dynamic End of School Year Activities

While many schools are winding down the school year with “fun” activities, videos, and other educationally light fare, the students at the Academy of Aerospace and Engineering… 346 more words


Repairing three giveaway rockets (part 2)

Maybe not a decent enough start, because tonight I went back downstairs and did some more.

I suppose I should have looked up the instructions for the Up Aerospace before building rocket #2. 167 more words

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Repairing three giveaway rockets (part 1)

I took home three rockets to repair from a club meeting several months ago. Decided it was time to work on them.

First one is the body of an Estes Freefall, but with an elliptical nose cone (and no paratrooper). 373 more words

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20 Common Foods With Massive Health Benefits That You Are Unaware Of

We spend a considerable amount of time on our choices of food each day. The one who doesn’t ends up eating unhealthy foods that have adverse effects on the body. 44 more words


Nothing new

Today was the first Syracuse Rocket Club launch for 2017. It was pretty much ideal flying weather, warm but not hot, sunny, and light breeze. The field was not quite so ideal, not having been mowed yet. 245 more words

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