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Forum: Scale & Sport Scale Rocketry Yesterday, 12:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,290
Posted By ghrocketman
I would rather have plain nichrome and an Astron...

I would rather have plain nichrome and an Astron controller than the current fragile "starters".
Forum: Scale & Sport Scale Rocketry Yesterday, 10:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,290
Posted By ghrocketman
Agree about current Estes...

Agree about current Estes "starters"....absolutely awful unless you "dip" them.
Forum: FreeForAll Yesterday, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By ghrocketman
Played cash-game poker with him in Casinos...

Played cash-game poker with him in Casinos several times. (at same table)
RIP, Stan.
Forum: FreeForAll Yesterday, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By ghrocketman
I haven't made a crapping comment in several...

I haven't made a crapping comment in several months...
Forum: FreeForAll 11-13-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 572
Posted By ghrocketman
Place is the "Open Septic Tank" of all...

Place is the "Open Septic Tank" of all rocketry sites.
Forum: Current Kit Talk 11-12-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By ghrocketman
Their Canaroc clones were their only kits even...

Their Canaroc clones were their only kits even remotely interesting.
Now if they would bring back their motors....
Forum: Scale & Sport Scale Rocketry 11-12-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,290
Posted By ghrocketman
Mine will definitely be 29mm powered whether it...

Mine will definitely be 29mm powered whether it comes in the kit or not.
That is the MINIMUM reasonable mount for any 4" diameter rocket.
Forum: Scale & Sport Scale Rocketry 11-12-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By ghrocketman
It's plenty stout. The U.S. Army built their...

It's plenty stout.
The U.S. Army built their rocket boosters using the knowledge from the main vehicles they knew....TANKS !
Lots of metal and lots of power.
Forum: Projects 11-11-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,172
Posted By ghrocketman
Looking good.

Looking good.
Forum: Projects 11-11-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,172
Posted By ghrocketman
Lagavulin 16 is my absolute favorite "semi...

Lagavulin 16 is my absolute favorite "semi affordable" Scotch.
In Michigan it is about $103.00/750ml. Worth every penny. I buy 1 bottle a year.
I have had far better Scotches, but were many times the...
Forum: Projects 11-11-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,172
Posted By ghrocketman
Laphroaig 18 is almost as good as Lagavulin 16....

Laphroaig 18 is almost as good as Lagavulin 16. Both wonderfully smoky and smooth.
Forum: Building Techniques 11-09-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
If you have to use rattle-cans, hobby grade...

If you have to use rattle-cans, hobby grade Testors/Model Master and Tamiya are FAR superior to any "hardware store" sized cans of RustO or Krylon. I won't even bother with off/store brand guff....
Forum: Building Techniques 11-08-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
I have a large quart bottle of the old Hoppes...

I have a large quart bottle of the old Hoppes Nitro 9.
Removes barrel Lead residue about 100X better than the current crapola.
I'm sure some Cali enviro-WHACKO would try to force the dirty...
Forum: Building Techniques 11-08-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
Hoppes Nitro #9 USED to contain Nitrobenzene. It...

Hoppes Nitro #9 USED to contain Nitrobenzene.
It has not for about the past 10 years.
Forum: Building Techniques 11-05-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
What one smells in Hoppes #9 is Nitrobenzene....

What one smells in Hoppes #9 is Nitrobenzene. It's that "Shoe Polish" aroma.
I have cases of "Nitro 9" 6oz gasoline additive cans that are pure Nitrobenzene.
Mixed with 2-stroke gas, it packs a real...
Forum: Vendors 11-05-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 36,799
Posted By ghrocketman
You had the TP ML gone from website before I even...

You had the TP ML gone from website before I even looked at it. Really wanted that one.
Guess I'll get one from TP.
Forum: FreeForAll 11-05-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 795
Posted By ghrocketman
I'm surprised that 30 ml of a relatively low...

I'm surprised that 30 ml of a relatively low alcohol content liqueur has any appreciable muscle relaxant effect.
I'm a light drinker (3-4 beverages a week, maybe three 1.5 oz shots in each drink,...
Forum: Building Techniques 11-05-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
Smells a lot better than enamel or urethane.

Smells a lot better than enamel or urethane.
Forum: Building Techniques 11-05-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 594
Posted By ghrocketman
I paint mostly using an airbrush shooting vintage...

I paint mostly using an airbrush shooting vintage Aero Gloss dope and Brodak dope.
Not an easy method due to requiring many coats, but a method that results in a great finish only rivaled by...
Forum: Projects 11-03-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,517
Posted By ghrocketman
Nice ! How bout a Sandpiper version ?

Nice !
How bout a Sandpiper version ?
Forum: Projects 11-01-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By ghrocketman
Very Cool. I LIIIIIKE IT !

Very Cool.
I LIIIIIKE IT !
Forum: FreeForAll 11-01-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 795
Posted By ghrocketman
A bottle of Bailey's would have to sit...

A bottle of Bailey's would have to sit unrefrigerated for over 2 years to turn to "goo".
Forum: Projects 11-01-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,172
Posted By ghrocketman
+1 to what 5x7 just said. Paper reducers suck.

+1 to what 5x7 just said.
Paper reducers suck.
Forum: Vendors 11-01-2018, 12:40 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 36,799
Posted By ghrocketman
If neighbors are calling in plane crashes and car...

If neighbors are calling in plane crashes and car wrecks, I call that a good test with JUST ENOUGH SOUND factor.
No, I'm not kidding.
Forum: Vendors 10-31-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 36,799
Posted By ghrocketman
Yep, the mid-sized TP ML is 29mm powered.

Yep, the mid-sized TP ML is 29mm powered.
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