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by str8up
Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Queensland Rocketry Society
Topic: 14th October 2018 Launch “October Skies”
Replies: 19
Views: 10923

Re: 14th October 2018 Launch “October Skies”

With the help of Petar we found mine having a swim in the river. Thankfully it was hooked around a snag which stopped its journey down the to the sea. Not so thankfully, I don't think that Big Red Bee Tx's actually like a dip in the wet stuff. Dr. Mark's rocket was found by one of the workmen at the...
by str8up
Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: I could use that
Topic: Right angle push button switch relay?
Replies: 5
Views: 13694

Re: Right angle push button switch relay?

A simple cam would do it. Rotate the shaft and the cam depresses the switch. Then either continue to rotate the cam or reverse it to disengage the switch.
by str8up
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
Topic: Purple Parrot - MD 38mm
Replies: 99
Views: 10105

Re: Purple Parrot - MD 38mm

Totally awesome video Matt.
by str8up
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot
Replies: 324
Views: 49118

Re: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

"Long live the Patr.. " I mean, "Long FLY the patriot"
by str8up
Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: News & Events
Topic: Queensland Explosives Information Bulletin 77
Replies: 99
Views: 15581

Re: Queensland Explosives Information Bulletin 77

Thanks for the heads up Dave... I missed the email when it came in and had to go hunting for it after I saw your post...


Me to .......... Thanks Dave
by str8up
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Queensland Rocketry Society
Topic: 8th July 2018 Launch
Replies: 10
Views: 1117

Re: 8th July 2018 Launch

Who's this Ari bloke?

Does he know anything about rockets?

I'll have to get to meet him one day.

Good to see you with a rocket Ari - Pity I couldn't make this launch.

Catch'ya later mate, Warren
by str8up
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: AUK XIII - L2 Build
Replies: 13
Views: 911

Re: AUK XIII - L2 Build

Well done Lach.

Did your AUK XIII start any forest fires??? A good grass fire would have done. (Private joke)
by str8up
Thu May 17, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: Airframe choices (or why you should consider rolling your own airframes)
Replies: 44
Views: 2687

Re: Airframe choices (or why you should consider rolling your own airframes)

MaxQ is just the point you need to pass before considering the next mode of failure to worry about


Just love that statement.
by str8up
Sat May 12, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Australian Model Rocket Society
Topic: New AMRS I Impulse Single Motor Altitude Record
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

Re: New AMRS I Impulse Single Motor Altitude Record

fins stayed on.


I've noted that it is a very good thing.
by str8up
Sat May 12, 2018 8:01 am
Forum: Australian Model Rocket Society
Topic: New AMRS I Impulse Single Motor Altitude Record
Replies: 7
Views: 1176

Re: New AMRS I Impulse Single Motor Altitude Record

Congratulations Matt. Fantastic flight.
by str8up
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Low Powered Rocketry
Topic: Flying Low Power in Victoria
Replies: 8
Views: 1156

Re: Flying Low Power in Victoria

the weather is killing me :(


But good to hear that you are still alive mate.
by str8up
Thu Mar 08, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: What weighs 2.5g and flies 430ft?
Replies: 8
Views: 798

Re: What weighs 2.5g and flies 430ft?

Or throw away 5 nosecones, stack them on top of each other and have a 6 stage rocket.
by str8up
Thu Dec 07, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Queensland Rocketry Society
Topic: 10th December 2017 Launch and AGM
Replies: 12
Views: 1723

Re: 10th December 2017 Launch and AGM

Always welcome with me Adam.

Warren
by str8up
Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
Topic: Joe Turners L2 Build Thread
Replies: 123
Views: 8527

Re: Joe Turners L2 Build Thread

You will find that when you put a motor in the case the rear closure will not screw up as tightly as with an empty case. This will take up the slack.
by str8up
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Rocketry Control Room
Topic: Australia closer to a national space agency
Replies: 18
Views: 2667

Re: Australia closer to a national space agency

Shouldn't the ARSE be on the lower 'backside' of the tee shirt???

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