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Oh PJ…

Where to even start with that kid…

Should I start with the time I got half my face torn off? OR Should I start with the time he got half of his face melted off?  710 more words

Making and Launching Model Rockets for Beginners

For more than 25 years, Jeff David Weiss has held important positions in sales and marketing, recently at NAVEX Global in Charlotte, NC. Giving back to his community of Charlotte, NC, Jeff Weiss teaches model rocketry as a means of enhancing the mathematical skills of students. 232 more words


JimZ resurrection

For people interested in out of production rockets (particularly in cloning them), JimZ’s Rocket Plans at http://www.spacemodeling.org/jimz/index.htm has been a really valuable resource. Unfortunately in recent years quite a few of the files have gotten lost resulting in broken links. 88 more words

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Rocketry goals for 2017

I’m being more laid back with my rocketry goals this year. I’m thinking I’ll continue devoting more time and effort to non rocketry activities than in the past couple years. 269 more words

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Rocketry goals review for November/December 2016

So that was a year, huh.

Yes, I definitely dialed down my rocket activity in 2016, particularly the last half. Partly for financial reasons. Partly because a lot of what I worked on led to less than good results, and that doesn’t bolster enthusiasm. 554 more words

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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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