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Old 12-17-2017, 07:47 PM
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Old 12-18-2017, 12:14 AM
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You're welcome. The launch lug is 2-1/4" long. I'm presuming (correctly, I hope) that the Akela-1 and the (Centuri) Viking were/are the same rocket, just with different decal sets and decor schemes.


Thanks for the info.

As to your presumption, that seems to be the going idea. However, I'm unable to confirm that.
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Old 12-18-2017, 05:46 AM
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As I remember it (been a LONG time), the Akela was the same as the Viking. The difference was that the Akela was available through Scouting dealers and came both singly and in 12 packs. The Akela, of course, had a different decal sheet, but was otherwise the same.
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