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Old 09-02-2019, 09:00 PM
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Default What is this nose cone?

Okay I am going to do another dead or alive! What brand is this BT-60 blow molded plastic nose cone?

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Old 09-02-2019, 09:05 PM
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Are you sure it's blow moulded and not injection moulded?
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Old 09-02-2019, 09:07 PM
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Yes. I probably got it from JonRocket or Starlight.
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Old 09-02-2019, 09:13 PM
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Thatís a nice nosecone. You probably want to invest in a better tube cutter
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Old 09-02-2019, 09:16 PM
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Estes tube cutter. I normally use mine,
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Old 09-02-2019, 11:06 PM
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Pretty sure Bob at Starlight only had injection molded cones in BT-50 and BT-20. Thereís not a ton of blow molded cones out there.
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Old 09-03-2019, 08:03 AM
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If one can stump this crew, my posting here was 100% appropriate!
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Jerry-
Was this posted as a trivia quiz, or are you actually trying to figure out who you sourced this cone with ?
If you have the answer, please let us know.
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If he is accurate with the description, it has to be an Estes cone. Nobody else uses the BT-60 nomenclature other than eRockets and they only make balsa cones. However, I don't recall an Estes cone that looks like an oversized Alpha III cone. I have to assume the BT-60 comment was to generically designate a 1.6x" tube.

Maybe the Sprint XL cone?
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Is the nose cone still in production or new old stock?
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