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Forum: Projects 11-01-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By Rocket Babe
Looks great! We love night flying. :)...

Looks great!

We love night flying. :)

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6...
Forum: FreeForAll 10-17-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,060
Posted By Rocket Babe
Hey Doug! I'd love to see you put up a 5 engine...

Hey Doug!

I'd love to see you put up a 5 engine Saturn V! Maybe by next July?

That's correct. It took 3 flights to get it right but on the 3rd try we got all 11 engines in 3 stages and there were...
Forum: FreeForAll 10-17-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,060
Posted By Rocket Babe
:) :) :) I love it! Now, light all...

:) :) :) I love it!

Now, light all 5!


Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00O14ET8K
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01CX1UPCG
Forum: Vendors 10-04-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,592
Posted By Rocket Babe
Y'all talk about hording like it's a bad thing....

Y'all talk about hording like it's a bad thing.


Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6...
Forum: FreeForAll 09-11-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By Rocket Babe
Thanks Lee! We'll be looking forward to seeing...

Thanks Lee!

We'll be looking forward to seeing photos of your Estes Saturn 1B, Saturn V, and Little Joe II.

Maybe you should clone them as you go and make the clones clustered. ;)...
Forum: FreeForAll 09-10-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By Rocket Babe
On a side note, Dorothy was built about the time...

On a side note, Dorothy was built about the time Eric Gates was on Myth Busters and he & I talked about him doing an HPR version of Dorothy, but not long after that his accident happened.

Eric was a...
Forum: FreeForAll 09-10-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By Rocket Babe
Dorothy is the next step up from Randy's,...

Dorothy is the next step up from Randy's, "Space Man Spiff Rocket of Death. Spiff" was a kitbash of 3 Estes Bull pups with a payload section. I'll post a couple of photos below.

Dorothy is a kit...
Forum: FreeForAll 09-09-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By Rocket Babe
I love the Estes Loadstar, especially when you...

I love the Estes Loadstar, especially when you put 3 together to make a 2 stage, 6 engine, payloader. :)

I call mine, Dorothy

1. First flight as 6 engine 2 stage with payload.
2. Just before...
Forum: Mission Control 08-28-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,440
Posted By Rocket Babe
If you want large diameter and HPR you should...

If you want large diameter and HPR you should take a look at the Sirius Saturn V https://www.siriusrocketry.biz/ishop/sirius-rocketry-1-64-super-scale-saturn-v-5.html

Specifications:
1:64.59...
Forum: Mission Control 08-28-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,440
Posted By Rocket Babe
:chuckle: :chuckle: :chuckle: I hope not, it...

:chuckle: :chuckle: :chuckle:

I hope not, it just wouldn't be the same without Jerry.

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6...
Forum: Mission Control 08-20-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,440
Posted By Rocket Babe
Wink I love it! Great job on Der Saturn Max! I'd still...

I love it! Great job on Der Saturn Max! I'd still like to see it on all engines.

I've said for years Estes should make their Saturn V a permanent offering. There are so many other things that can be...
Forum: FreeForAll 08-19-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,049
Posted By Rocket Babe
Randy actually had one of the RMR shirts from...

Randy actually had one of the RMR shirts from back in 96 or 97 and if I remember correctly, Ted Cochrane is the one that made it happen. The shirt lasted a long time but he only wore it to one launch...
Forum: Vendors 08-14-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 37,048
Posted By Rocket Babe
[QUOTE=sandman]My opinion, the #2001 Sat V has...

[QUOTE=sandman]My opinion, the #2001 Sat V has all the best of the Estes and the Centuri Sat V.


Without question. And it clusters really well.

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com...
Forum: Projects 08-12-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,135
Posted By Rocket Babe
John, that is awesome! I don't recall havening...

John, that is awesome!

I don't recall havening seen this one before but I love the ship and the paint job is as good as any I have ever seen!

What will you fly it on? When you do, you have to get...
Forum: Mission Control 08-11-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,440
Posted By Rocket Babe
Congratulations Lee! I've been looking forward...

Congratulations Lee!

I've been looking forward to seeing it fly!

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6...
Forum: Building Techniques 07-01-2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,704
Posted By Rocket Babe
We may have to get a printer. A fan of the RB...

We may have to get a printer. A fan of the RB book series just sent us a couple of Cestris fighters he printed. They're not huge but still pretty cool. :)

I posted a shot of them beside a regular...
Forum: Designer's Studio 06-03-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,961
Posted By Rocket Babe
Sounds very interesting! I'm working too many...

Sounds very interesting!

I'm working too many hours to participate at the moment but maybe something clustered and/or staged? ;)

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com...
Forum: FreeForAll 04-07-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 464
Posted By Rocket Babe
Rocket Babe Book 4

Hi Guys!


This is for the folks on YORF that are fans of our book series, Rocket Babe.

Randy just released book 4, Reflection, on Amazon. $4.99

The Kindle version is available here:...
Forum: FreeForAll 04-07-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,375
Posted By Rocket Babe
Hi Guys, We just released the 4th book in the...

Hi Guys,

We just released the 4th book in the series, Reflection!

We're celebrating this week with a Kindle sale for the first 3 books!

If you love classic 1950's & 60's B grade sci-fi, we're...
Forum: Vendors 03-26-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,791
Posted By Rocket Babe
Wes, Randy and I are very sorry to hear all of...

Wes,

Randy and I are very sorry to hear all of this but under the circumstances you're making the right decision. I'm glad to know you're in good shape otherwise and hope you'll still be able to...
Forum: Vendors 03-18-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 14,995
Posted By Rocket Babe
This is about what I had figured and I'm glad to...

This is about what I had figured and I'm glad to hear you say it. As somone with almost 40 years in banking and with SBA, it makes no sense to sell off parts of Estes. The company is in good shape...
Forum: Vendors 01-11-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 14,995
Posted By Rocket Babe
>Maybe John Boren will make a pseudo-hostile...

>Maybe John Boren will make a pseudo-hostile takeover and produce only the cool stuff HE wants!! :eek: :eek:

I like that idea!

GO JOHN! :) :) :)...
Forum: Mission Control 01-10-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By Rocket Babe
Nice! It's always good to have kids along....

Nice!

It's always good to have kids along. Enjoyed your blog too!

Verna
www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00O14ET8K
Forum: FreeForAll 11-19-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By Rocket Babe
Glad you're still alive. Sounds like a great...

Glad you're still alive. Sounds like a great trip! :)

Verna
http://www.vernarockets.com
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HHJHOK6
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00O14ET8K
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01CX1UPCG
Forum: Building Techniques 10-12-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,469
Posted By Rocket Babe
As for getting the job done, I'm fine either way...

As for getting the job done, I'm fine either way but striking a balance between the two is best.

Estes has always provided good clear instructions. I Love the 2001 instructions, you can almost read...
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