Sunday 15th May Grass Valley Launch

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Re: Sunday 15th May Grass Valley Launch

Postby Lister » Wed May 18, 2016 2:13 pm

Congrats on your successful L1 Viking.. I keep thinking its a nuke chute on the big daddy :)

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Re: Sunday 15th May Grass Valley Launch

Postby Viking » Wed May 18, 2016 3:19 pm

Cheers Luke.
Hah, yes well, the original plan for the Big Daddy was a radioactive theme inspired by Krusty's fluoro orange Big Daddy(that thing looks mint)
But, the flouro green paint was a flippin' nightmare.... twice.

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Thanks to Pete for this shot!!

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Re: Sunday 15th May Grass Valley Launch

Postby drew » Sat Jun 18, 2016 5:00 pm

Here's a little montage of the video I was able to get from my Xiaomi Yi from this launch.

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Max V - 2,488 ft/s, ~Mach 2.2 - M2250 - THUNDA 2015


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