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Old 01-13-2013, 09:31 PM
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Talking Centuri Akela-1

I remember seeing them on display in the Cub/Boy Scout section of a local department store.

I bought a box of 8 and built them all with different fin configurations.

...Which, of course, was the whole point of that design.

Doug Holverson once posted somewhere (maybe here?) a question to the effect of, "Wasn't the Akela-1 just a minimum diameter version of the Centuri Vector-V?"

I think my reaction was, " "

Jay Goemmer
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