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- Sun Jan 01, 2017 11:04 am
- Forum: Higher, Faster, Further
- Topic: F-Motor Record???
- Replies: 96
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Gday mate. Havent been on here in a while but noticed this thread.. how is the build going? How did the 3D printed parts turn out? I just got myself a 3D printer (Tevo Black Widow) and will be printing parts, moulds and mandrels for my rockets with it mainly using Nylon and CF filaments. You have pr...
Oh really.. bugger, I was really looking forward to being able to air start a half dozen motors. Thanks anyway PK, I will see if I can find something somewhere else unless someone has one they could sell me.. it will be going to a very cool/crazy rocket.
- Fri Jun 17, 2016 11:26 pm
- Forum: Low Powered Rocketry
- Topic: Black hawk 24 nose cone
- Replies: 2
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Gday mate. I have been making MD24's from scratch and have a mandrel for a 24mm 7:1 VK nose cone and a thin wall shoulder. Can do them with a removable end cap to house electronics/ add nose weight, or I can do it so its permanently fixed in place.
One of the MD24 rockets ready for this weekend. 2016-06-15 16.59.53.jpg Also got the new launch tower made that has a bit more room and will also take a MD29, just need to WD40 the rods, install a couple of bits of aluminium as blast deflectors and its good to go for this coming Sundays launch :D 20...
- Tue Jun 14, 2016 9:03 pm
- Forum: Mid/High Powered Rocketry
- Topic: PML Quicksilver - L1 build
- Replies: 58
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Phenolic is pretty waterproof.. I tried to soak some phenolic coupler out of a tube that had stuck.. a week in the dam and no change, had to smash it out.
Here is the finished nose cone. The tip is epoxied in place, the bulkplate/end cap has a hole in it that locks down with a nut and a small bit of a U bolt with the thread poking out the base of the shoulder. 2016-06-14 20.42.02.jpg I need to make a thin sled for the AV bay or zip tie the Atlus Metru...