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by Scoop1261
Sun Apr 23, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Western Australian Rocketry Society
Topic: *Season Opener* Sunday 30th April 2017 Grass Valley Launch
Replies: 2
Views: 56

*Season Opener* Sunday 30th April 2017 Grass Valley Launch

The Western Australian Rocketry Society INC. cordially extends an invitation to WARS & AMRS members and their invited guests to attend the range located at Grass Valley 75kms east of Perth, on Sunday the 30th of April for the first of our regular club launches for the 2017 season. The CASA instr...
by Scoop1261
Fri Apr 21, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: NSW Rocketry Association
Topic: 1st April Mullaley HPR Launch Photos
Replies: 8
Views: 145

Re: 1st April Mullaley HPR Launch Photos

I'm saying here.....
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by Scoop1261
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: Optimize This! - my BALLS 23 Project
Replies: 61
Views: 6202

Re: Optimize This! - my BALLS 23 Project

Probably gonna shift to a new workshop outta Long Island soon..... I'll report back after next weekend! :wink:
by Scoop1261
Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Greetings from The Central Wheatbelt of WA....
Replies: 12
Views: 703

Re: Greetings from The Central Wheatbelt of WA....

Hi Chris, Welcome to the forum, I'm sure you will pick up a wealth of knowledge here. I look forward to seeing you at one of our launch days Check out the following Facebook & Website links ...... if you haven't already! https://www.facebook.com/warocketry or https://www.facebook.com/groups/2835...
by Scoop1261
Mon Mar 13, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 264

Re: Newbie

Welcome to the forum Baz, You will will find a wealth of information & a bunch of folks who are willing to help you along the way here. I see you are hail from Mulwala on the border of NSW & VIC. Quite a hike to any clubs launch sites for you. You have CRG (Canberra Rocketry Group), MARS (Me...
by Scoop1261
Wed Feb 22, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: I could use that
Topic: Here come the drones...
Replies: 11
Views: 1192

Re: Here come the drones...

Was the case included?
Looks like a Pelican, what size?
by Scoop1261
Wed Feb 15, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: How's the Weather..?
Topic: Happy Birthday "Kopius"
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: Happy Birthday "Kopous"

Awwww! ....... It's your birthday! Congratulations on another lap around the great ball of gas!
by Scoop1261
Mon Dec 05, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: How's the Weather..?
Topic: Happy birthday Scoop
Replies: 13
Views: 393

Re: Happy birthday Scoop

http://www.famouspictures.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/train_wreck_at_montparnasse_1895.jpg Not sure if my birthday is being compared to a train wreck or not! :D Whilst there have been many previous celebrations that have ended in a fashion that could EASILY be mistaken as catastrophic, I am not ...
by Scoop1261
Mon Dec 05, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: How's the Weather..?
Topic: Happy birthday Scoop
Replies: 13
Views: 393

Re: Happy birthday Scoop

So..... That's one more lap around the big ball of gas & fire! Thank you to you all for your kind wishes & thank you Nic for your particularly kind words! Sentiments such as Nic's drive me on to strive to make the AMRS the VERY BEST organization in the world, however it cannot be achieved wi...
by Scoop1261
Tue Nov 29, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Hello from Canberra
Replies: 9
Views: 377

Re: Hello from Canberra

Well as one 'Ol Phart' to another .......... Welcome!

I'm sure you will find this forum a suppository ...... I'm mean repository of information & the folks here are all pretty laid back.
If you do have questions, do ask, as you will get a variety of useful responses.
by Scoop1261
Tue Nov 22, 2016 7:44 pm
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot
Replies: 294
Views: 29943

Re: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

Hi Scoop, I assume you are referring to the rocket and not myself :wink: I was referring to the rocket in this case ...... you are far too young for retirement my friend! The thing I like about this rocket is that it's a crowd pleaser, yes to launch the same rocket over & over does get a bit bo...
by Scoop1261
Tue Nov 22, 2016 12:40 pm
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot
Replies: 294
Views: 29943

Re: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

Retirement is looming!
by Scoop1261
Fri Nov 04, 2016 7:42 am
Forum: Melbourne Amateur Rocket Society Inc.
Topic: MARS First Launch, Nov 19th 2016
Replies: 39
Views: 2732

Re: MARS First Launch, Nov 19th 2016

martymonsta wrote:
For further information please send emails to the following address or check out the web site.


Something appears to be missing??????
by Scoop1261
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: Carbon Fibre / K36 Resin Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 311

Re: Carbon Fibre / K36 Resin Questions

Take a Golf Ball & a Ping Pong Ball..... which can you throw further?
Lightest is not always best!

The same can be said for optimal mass of a rocket

Yes it is probably spongy because of the the minimal layers of cloth.
by Scoop1261
Fri Oct 07, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: Western Australian Rocketry Society
Topic: Sunday 2nd October Grass Valley Launch - RESCHEDULED
Replies: 5
Views: 1984

Re: Sunday 2nd October Grass Valley Launch - RESCHEDULED

Regrettably the weather conditions are once again looking unfavourable for rocket launching this weekend. The unseasonal conditions have persisted longer than anticipated and while today (Friday) is ideal conditions, a cold front is due to later tonight bringing moderate to strong NW turning WSW win...

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