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red bt20 a8-5

60 acres 2-3
Posted by: Toby_nagata,

loc forte f67-4

60 acres 2-3
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Scarlett’s First Rocket!

Launch 1, Estes AstroCam (on-board video failed to record). Some parachute charring, will replace before next launch (suspect bad packing of paper). 683’ Light wind
Posted by: dustin.prosser, Dustin

Saturn V Flight 3 - 1/30/2021

C6-3. Great ascent. Chute got hung up inside and didn't eject. Probably too tight in the DinoChute Protector. Came in hard and cracked plastic. Will take major repairs. Carried both altimeters. Only .5 feet difference! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

Viking Flight 2 - 1/31/2021

A8-3. Great flight! Landed in soft sand. Slight crinkle on body tube near nose-cone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

NASA SLS Flight 3 - 1/30/2021

C6-3. Great ascent, but chute failed to eject again. Landed on it's side with zero damage. Slight paint scuff on orange tank, but will fly again. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

Bandit 1 Flight 2 - 1/30/2021

A10-3T. Second and final flight. FS Mini got stuck at the end of the tube on ejection preventing the chute from deploying. Total loss on body. Final flight....... Motor was from old 25 years collection. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

Spirit Flight 1 - 1/30/2021

B6-4. Maiden Flight. Late ejection charge, but successful and nice soft landing under canopy. Flew both FS Mini and Jolly Logic Alt.2. Only 1 foot difference in data! Successful flight! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

Indicator Flight 1 - 1/30/2021

A8-3. Maiden Flight. Modified to run 18mm motors. Upon ejection, the rubber shock cord ripped off the Kevlar line. Body sustained only minor cosmetic fin damage. Altimeter and nosecone parachuted in slowly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin

Solaris Flight 1 - 1/30/2021

Maiden Flight. A8-3 Motor. Too long a delay and on ejection, the rubber shock cord ripped off at the nosecone knot. No permanent damage and will fly again. Was running the FS Mine and the Jolly Logic 2. Only off by 1 foot. Very good data. Altimeters and nosecone parachuted in slowly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-gQabtv6Lk
Posted by: kduncan, Kevin