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Forum: Building Techniques 02-18-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 111
Posted By ghrocketman
I use dope thinner for cleaning brushes. 2nd...

I use dope thinner for cleaning brushes.
2nd place would be acetone, 3rd would be MEK. Don't even try "hardware store" lacquer thinner. It won't work.
If you can't get real dope thinner, AUTOMOTIVE...
Forum: Model Rocket History 02-17-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,149
Posted By ghrocketman
Wow ! What an amazing story and video.

Wow !
What an amazing story and video.
Forum: Building Techniques 02-16-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,325
Posted By ghrocketman
Problem is easily solved by using one of the...

Problem is easily solved by using one of the following methods:
-an airbrush
-a spray gun
-Testors small rattle cans
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By ghrocketman
The old Rallys/Checkers commercials with Seth...

The old Rallys/Checkers commercials with Seth Green are far better than the Sonic Commercials.
CHA-CHING !!!!
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By ghrocketman
AT LEAST four hours. That is BELOW average for an...

AT LEAST four hours. That is BELOW average for an adult citizen of the USA.
Git with the progrum !
Less than that is NOT NORMAL and is just plain WEIRD.

If you were watching the proper amount, you...
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By ghrocketman
"The Gonkulator" episode is the BEST...

"The Gonkulator" episode is the BEST Hogan's Heroes episode. That entire show ROCKS.
If you don't on average watch at LEAST four hours of TV per day, you are operating outside normal parameters and...
Forum: Vendors 02-14-2018, 01:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By ghrocketman
That makes no sense. Even Gen. Burkhalter knows...

That makes no sense.
Even Gen. Burkhalter knows Gonkulators are only made in Germany and the USA, with components only from the same. Outsourcing from the far East by definition is not allowed.
Forum: Current Kit Talk 02-13-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,755
Posted By ghrocketman
Would REALLY like a 29mm upscaled Mars Snooper II...

Would REALLY like a 29mm upscaled Mars Snooper II with the spring loaded legs the Q-modeling one had. Missed out on the first run of those and the 5-year-long "coming soon" return of Q-modeling has...
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 326
Posted By ghrocketman
I have been looking for a new Gonkulator but...

I have been looking for a new Gonkulator but apparently you don't have them.
Forum: Vendors 02-13-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,500
Posted By ghrocketman
How about a Clear Aero Gloss or Brodak Dope...

How about a Clear Aero Gloss or Brodak Dope finish to go with the vintage theme ?
Forum: Current Kit Talk 02-12-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,755
Posted By ghrocketman
Bob- Your Maxi-Icarus clone seems to be missing...

Bob-
Your Maxi-Icarus clone seems to be missing the clear payload section.
Forum: Projects 02-11-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 348
Posted By ghrocketman
Looks close enough to me for an upscaled Manta...

Looks close enough to me for an upscaled Manta Bomber.
Forum: Projects 02-09-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 348
Posted By ghrocketman
Upscaled Manta Bomber !!!! Best use of the...

Upscaled Manta Bomber !!!!
Best use of the original cone.
Or an upscaled Attack Craft Orion.
Forum: Current Kit Talk 02-08-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,755
Posted By ghrocketman
The Maxi Icarus does nothing for me other than it...

The Maxi Icarus does nothing for me other than it is not tiny like the original Icarus.
The only interesting thing about it is the clear payload section....otherwise boring 3FNC.
A proficient builder...
Forum: Current Kit Talk 02-07-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,755
Posted By ghrocketman
The Mean Machine has been brought back numerous...

The Mean Machine has been brought back numerous times.
I'd rather see the Cobra-1500 brought back with a 29mm mount.

Still hoping for a return of the K-21 Gemini Titan and the Nike Ajax.
Forum: FreeForAll 02-07-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 771
Posted By ghrocketman
Triethylborane (TEB) is the same hypergolic...

Triethylborane (TEB) is the same hypergolic chemical that was used to ignite the afterburners on the SR-71. That is responsible for the brief but detectable green flash of the SR-71 starting the...
Forum: FreeForAll 02-06-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 771
Posted By ghrocketman
My father and his wife are vacationing in Florida...

My father and his wife are vacationing in Florida this month. They are headed to the Cape to witness the launch.
Forum: Vendors 02-05-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,500
Posted By ghrocketman
I'm gonna be getting one without the rod....

I'm gonna be getting one without the rod.
Shipping should be low to Michigan....
If a LIA-100 size is going to be available I would rather have that size.
Forum: FreeForAll 02-05-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By ghrocketman
Charter VOIP. Works outstanding, but if power is...

Charter VOIP.
Works outstanding, but if power is out forget it.
Landline still has advantage there.
Forum: Model Rocket History 02-04-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 13,199
Posted By ghrocketman
I'm thinking that giant Aerobee should be flown...

I'm thinking that giant Aerobee should be flown at least once.
Forum: Vendors 02-04-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,500
Posted By ghrocketman
So this is a "re-creation" of the...

So this is a "re-creation" of the LIA-77, correct ?
Any plans to offer the larger LIA-100 ?
Forum: Kit Collecting 02-01-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By ghrocketman
Only had two and the one I didn't sell is in...

Only had two and the one I didn't sell is in process of building.
They actually are more rare than the original. You may have to find an original and pay the outrageous $200+ price if you really want...
Forum: Projects 01-30-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By ghrocketman
Neat project. Make sure to give a flight report.

Neat project. Make sure to give a flight report.
Forum: Current Kit Talk 01-29-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,896
Posted By ghrocketman
The chrome Citation Quasar fins were a clipped...

The chrome Citation Quasar fins were a clipped Alpha III fin unit. The bagged Quasar fins were completely identical except molded in white color plastic.
Forum: Kit Collecting 01-27-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 901
Posted By ghrocketman
A "shop rate" of $65/hour is far too...

A "shop rate" of $65/hour is far too low. I charge $120/hr
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