Vertical landing a model rocket

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Vertical landing a model rocket

Postby Digit » Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:30 am

This is very, very cool!

(Sorry for guys that don’t use Facebook, that’s the only place the video is uploaded)

https://www.facebook.com/bps.space/vide ... 662872244/
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Re: Vertical landing a model rocket

Postby vance2loud » Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:10 pm

Every time I see their work I worry about the fire risk.
It’s still a great achievement and could allow for some great scale appearance launches.
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Re: Vertical landing a model rocket

Postby drew » Thu Oct 04, 2018 10:48 am

Here's a much more comprehensive youtube video.

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Re: Vertical landing a model rocket

Postby Digit » Thu Oct 04, 2018 11:18 am

Awesome thanks Drew
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