L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

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Re: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

Postby CATO » Tue Sep 12, 2017 9:13 pm

Oldboy wrote:Red paint says it HIT a fin
Or am I overthinking this ?

This is the only damage I could find, I'm guessing G10 and C/F beats Gelcoat and F/G...
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Re: L3 Cert - 1/2 scale Patriot

Postby SpaceManMat » Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:53 am

What arrangement do you use on your shock cord? Do you place the chute between the upper and lower body or put the chute at the end?
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