Get Boosted @ Serpentine

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Re: Get Boosted @ Serpentine

Postby Viking » Thu Jun 04, 2015 10:16 pm

Yeah sorry for the derailment Jase.
Just to wrap up:

Scoop, cheers again. I don't actually live in Serpentine, but not all that far from. Google tells me it's 1h51m from Point Peron to Williams... plus red lights, Sunday drivers and how ever many stops the little tacker(1yo) needs for a feed :roll:
I have pencilled Williams into my 2016 calendar tho, will replace with pen when I can talk the missus into it.

@Oldboy... flying? Dreamin'!
I'm only an LPR guy(for now) so I'd only be spectating.

Anyway, back to regular programming...
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Re: Get Boosted @ Serpentine

Postby Lamp » Thu Jun 04, 2015 10:26 pm

Hey Viking, don't just go to Williams as a spectator, Scoop does have LPR pads so take some rockets and motors along.
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Re: Get Boosted @ Serpentine

Postby drew » Fri Jun 05, 2015 12:41 am

Not only that, but we're very kid friendly as well Viking. I've got an 11 month old who attends every launch. I hope you can make it to Williams in 2016, it will be an excellent event. Plus in the interim you can always look at the Williams launch we're having on September 19th. LPR infrastructure will be available.
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Re: Get Boosted @ Serpentine

Postby jase » Fri Jun 05, 2015 8:22 am

:oops: Shucks guys - no need for apologies!!!

...It's a rocketry forum and yall talkin bout rocketry - makes me happy!!! :D :D :D

Hey Viking, wait till you're really hooked buddy, you'll drive across the country to fly rockets 8)

...and what Lamp said too :wink:

At Scoop - mate, if that is a long weekend you could go 3 or 4 day event? Just a thought re 2016?
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Re: Get Boosted @ Serpentine

Postby october sky » Fri Jun 05, 2015 1:22 pm

Hey Jase, I only now watched the video.....fantastic collection of cool flights and your commentary is "BEAUTIFUL"..... :wink: :lol: ...loved it... 8)
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