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First Draft Rocket

Funny story.  I’ve been waiting since August for the corn to be harvested next to the house so that I could test the rocket I made from a shipping tube.   69 more words

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Building the ASP V-2 (part 2)

At the rate I’m starting here I’m going to need all those months before May, but start I have.

I haven’t argued with the instructions much. 207 more words

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Secret Last Hurrah

Saturday before Thanksgiving, so it was Walt’s Secret Santa day at Walt’s HobbyTown. Inside, things were pretty much as usual for the Syracuse Rocket Club: Rockets on dispay, 489 more words

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Building the ASP V-2 (part 1)

Back in 2013 I bought a Semroc V-2 kit. This was one of their “X Kits”: a bag of parts intended to replicate as closely as possible a classic kit, in this case the Estes K-22 V-2, with no instructions. 680 more words

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Model Rockets and Photography

When I was younger I would build Estes model rocket kits and shoot them off in the large field next to my parents house.  This was always a lot of fun, especially since I tried to build the rockets that would “do” something, like convert the body into helicopter blades to softly land. 262 more words

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Rocketry goals review for October 2016

An even less rocket-intensive month. There was a meeting. I did significant work on one rocket. There was a club launch which I missed.

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Rich's #Rocketober (part 2)

And so ends Rocketober! I updated my Storify story through today.

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