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Old 11-28-2019, 04:18 PM
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Default New Way Saturn 4?

In the Nov/Dec 2019 Sport Rocketry -- article about the NARAM-61 Manufacturers Forum, there is mention of New Way Space Models square-bodied Saturn 4. Do any of you know if the kit has been or will be released?

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Old 11-28-2019, 04:50 PM
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Good grief I hope not.
Tubing/bodies of rockets shall be ROUND.
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Old 11-28-2019, 04:53 PM
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ping Bluegrass Rocket on here....he is the head honcho at New Way Spacemodels.

And despite GH's comments, I have found their kits both very well thought out and good flyers. I'd be interested to see what the current status of that Saturn IV is, as well.
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Old 11-28-2019, 05:51 PM
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I presume it's still in development. Probably will be released on the Erockets website when ready. See post #3 on this thead:https://www.rocketryforum.com/threa...mx-kits.152733/
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Old 12-23-2019, 05:13 PM
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Good grief I hope not.
Tubing/bodies of rockets shall be ROUND.
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Ditto!
Though I wouldn't be shocked if the new moon rocket is square bodied.
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Old 12-24-2019, 12:03 AM
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Good grief I hope not.
Tubing/bodies of rockets shall be ROUND.
'Nuf said.


I thought I was the only model rocket enthusiast that has zero interest in square rockets ...

Actually, I like body tubes with an infinite number of sides ... I just settle for round tubes.
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Old 12-24-2019, 02:05 AM
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GH, LeeR,

Whether you like square body tubes or not, do yourself a favor and try one of Rick's kits. Not only are they definitely not the same old thing, but the kits come packaged with little extras to make the builds easier or more pleasant. Definitely way more thought and care for the builder than anyone else's kits. Worth building one just to realize there is a higher standard, and New Way sets it.

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Old 12-24-2019, 04:58 AM
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GH, LeeR,

Whether you like square body tubes or not, do yourself a favor and try one of Rick's kits. Not only are they definitely not the same old thing, but the kits come packaged with little extras to make the builds easier or more pleasant. Definitely way more thought and care for the builder than anyone else's kits. Worth building one just to realize there is a higher standard, and New Way sets it.

Steve

Agreed.
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Old 12-24-2019, 06:32 AM
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Based on the advice of Steve above, I'll order one and give it a try.
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Old 12-24-2019, 09:10 AM
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GH, LeeR,

Whether you like square body tubes or not, do yourself a favor and try one of Rick's kits. Not only are they definitely not the same old thing, but the kits come packaged with little extras to make the builds easier or more pleasant. Definitely way more thought and care for the builder than anyone else's kits. Worth building one just to realize there is a higher standard, and New Way sets it.

Steve


I agree also. If you want a rocket with a future look to it and a challenge to build look no farther than this kit the N-21 SKY FIGHTER NWY-21.

I would like to see a square Saturn 4 kit. I'm in for a couple.
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