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Old 07-31-2017, 08:05 AM
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Sounds a bit like the Astron Invader...never did get that to work.
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Old 07-31-2017, 11:49 AM
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Neither could I. Lots of loops straight into the ground...
Gave up after the second one I built failed miserably.

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Old 07-31-2017, 09:21 PM
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I got one to work fairly well, then I screwed it up with a coat of silver paint and it never flew quite as well again. I did some 1/2A6-2 and A8-3 flights on B6-4 Field, then tried a C6-3 flight at VOA and wound up with a broom recovery.
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Old 08-01-2017, 11:59 AM
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The oldest U.S. Rockets kit is 1980 or about 37 years.
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Old 09-10-2017, 10:40 PM
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Here's one for those of you who really like to do rescues: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Est...AAOSwng9ZsuN N
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