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by Oldboy
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Western Australian Rocketry Society
Topic: 2019 WARS Grass Valley launch pics
Replies: 8
Views: 956

Re: 2019 WARS Grass Valley launch pics

Just wait until we get the new kitchen area finished onsite .
by Oldboy
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Self Introductions
Topic: Hello from WA...
Replies: 6
Views: 515

Re: Hello from WA...

Greetings from the west,
A notification should be posted soon for the upcoming Grass Valley launch .
Look forward to catching up at the launch.
Stay tuned.
by Oldboy
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: How's the Weather..?
Topic: DARK MOFO
Replies: 7
Views: 500

Re: DARK MOFO

This may be better sent as an e-mail direct to Australian rocketry rather than here on the forum .
by Oldboy
Tue May 21, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
Topic: Saturn V 1:100 Scale Estes Kit #001969
Replies: 16
Views: 1329

Re: Saturn V 1:100 Scale Estes Kit #001969

Query, Is there no transition from body to cowl on a Saturn V as shown in photo of actual one ?
by Oldboy
Tue May 21, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Australian Rocketry
Topic: Almost all motors on backorder
Replies: 26
Views: 2886

Re: Almost all motors on backorder

"Your slipping Drew" no , "You're slipping Rimmer" Now the way I would (if I was a vendor)is to look at previous stock usage , example 3 N5800's were purchased last year I will restock used items from inventory. Not a great example but if the Australian rocketry community isn't f...
by Oldboy
Sun May 19, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: 3d Printed Screw Switch
Replies: 13
Views: 493

Re: 3d Printed Screw Switch

That's hitting the mark.
Robust and simple , if you ever do a production run let me know I'd be more than happy to try purchase one.
by Oldboy
Sat May 18, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: 3d Printed Screw Switch
Replies: 13
Views: 493

Re: 3d Printed Screw Switch

Thanks for the reply.
If north is the top of your picture then mounting it horizontally could it not be accessed on an east west orientation.
This would give you a more solid block.
Still a cool design
by Oldboy
Thu May 16, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: 3d Printed Screw Switch
Replies: 13
Views: 493

Re: 3d Printed Screw Switch

Cool design.
Can the design be orientated to the horizontal plane?
by Oldboy
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Kids Korner
Topic: Unconventional Knowledge About Essay Writing Service That You Can't Learn From Books
Replies: 3
Views: 14178

Re: Unconventional Knowledge About Essay Writing Service That You Can't Learn From Books

Sort of reads like an owners manual that comes with cheap Chinese machinery .
by Oldboy
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: How to's
Topic: Questions: Balsa/Carbon Sandwiches
Replies: 10
Views: 26392

Re: Questions: Balsa/Carbon Sandwiches

Yes, I have noticed that the epoxy in the pot goes off fast. For my first batch I mixed up way too much and it went off quickly in the pot.....especially around where the paint brush was sitting in the pot. Can you mix on a saucer ? Longer time available to use it , not being cooked from the bottom ...
by Oldboy
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Scratch Built
Topic: Joe Turner's 38mm Scratch-Build
Replies: 96
Views: 32719

Re: Joe Turner's 38mm Scratch-Build

"Masking tape, Making rocketry simple since..."
We all have a half used roll available in our posession :D
by Oldboy
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Electronics
Topic: GoPro HERO 5 (2018) is actually a firmware crippled HERO 5 Black
Replies: 2
Views: 832

Re: GoPro HERO 5 (2018) is actually a firmware crippled HERO 5 Black

Explain this to me mate on one of our walks in the bush.
by Oldboy
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Rocketry Control Room
Topic: SPACEX - Telstar 18v Mission
Replies: 4
Views: 1323

Re: SPACEX - Telstar 18v Mission

After seeing the heading ,I wondered why they were launching another car (especially a crap 80's/90's Ford) . :D
by Oldboy
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: How's the Weather..?
Topic: "Space Shuttle" Jigsaw Puzzle
Replies: 3
Views: 843

Re: "Space Shuttle" Jigsaw Puzzle

HMMMM, wings don't seem quite to scale either .
by Oldboy
Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
Topic: Don't Debate This, Too
Replies: 69
Views: 9117

Re: Don't Debate This, Too

Towels would have helped with dissipation of energetic event .
"Shine on Mike you crazy diamond" and keep posting.

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