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Forum: Kit Collecting 02-21-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,767
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Thumbs up Lee wins the internet.

Lee wins the internet.
Forum: Mission Control 02-19-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Awesome pictures. How was the boost on the Nike...

Awesome pictures. How was the boost on the Nike Smoke?
Forum: Projects 02-17-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
You meet the nicest people in model rocketry. I...

You meet the nicest people in model rocketry.

I was surprised with a Christmas gift from a fellow club member who has become a very good buddy. Because of my affinity for staging, he gave me the...
Forum: Projects 02-17-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Thanks, Lee! Sometimes the internet can be a...

Thanks, Lee!

Sometimes the internet can be a wonderful thing. I just learned how to properly fold an American flag to be carried for proper disposal.

Anyway, after decals and two coats of...
Forum: Forum Information, Rules, Etc 02-16-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By Newbomb Turk
+1 to 5x7 and GH. I can't say it any better than...

+1 to 5x7 and GH.

I can't say it any better than GH did.
Forum: Kit Collecting 02-09-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Really impressive. Beautiful builds.

Really impressive. Beautiful builds.
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Erik: You're a flipping genius! Now I...

Erik:

You're a flipping genius! Now I absolutely have to do that.

B.:

Not on this C6-5 flight, but I have gotten 473 with the NP on a B6-4 at the NTMLF.

Both:
Forum: Projects 02-09-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Thanks, Z. You're right. I did leave the...

Thanks, Z. You're right. I did leave the masking tape (mostly Tamiya) on overnight, which I almost never do. And I definitely have issues with paint build up along lines of separation.

This is...
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
I even had time to dedicate a special flight to...

I even had time to dedicate a special flight to GH. Much love. ;)
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Got a chance to fly my new Honest John, also on a...

Got a chance to fly my new Honest John, also on a D12-5. Beautiful. This after I started the day with the Mini HoJo and ended it with the BT-55 Plastic nose cone version.
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
I've replaced the Patriot that splashed down a...

I've replaced the Patriot that splashed down a couple of months ago. This is my first ever build of these from a kit, the recent re-release. Turns out I have to have one of these in my fleet at all...
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
My Alpha VI had a fast and high flight on a B6-4....

My Alpha VI had a fast and high flight on a B6-4. This was it's second flight, the first being on an A8-3. Beautiful flight.
Forum: Mission Control 02-09-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Caped Crusader at da club

Last weekend provided thick, very low cloud cover almost all day at the club. This limited us to mostly low and mid power fun. In other words, it was right in my wheel house.

The nine ab'ed Lego...
Forum: Projects 02-09-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Thanks, Lee! On the V2 front, see the pic below....

Thanks, Lee!

On the V2 front, see the pic below. There are many small paint touch-ups that need to be done, plus some minor chipping of the Rustoleum yellow from the masking tape, an issue I've...
Forum: Projects 02-09-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 919
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Thumbs up I've always thought that was one of the coolest...

I've always thought that was one of the coolest Big Berthas I've ever sen, and now a mini? Awesome!
Forum: Projects 01-31-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Sure is. Doesn't look like it was the first ever...

Sure is. Doesn't look like it was the first ever build for that person. :rolleyes:

V2 grey primer, white primer. Gonna do the yellow/black roll pattern from '46. Question: gloss or dull coat?
Forum: Vendors 01-29-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,060
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Agreed, Broseph.

Agreed, Broseph.
Forum: Vendors 01-28-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,060
Posted By Newbomb Turk
As do I. :)

As do I. :)
Forum: Projects 01-28-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,338
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Awesome! Can't wait to follow this one!

Awesome! Can't wait to follow this one!
Forum: Projects 01-25-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 10,896
Posted By Newbomb Turk
I think I'm going to move my new V2 to the top of...

I think I'm going to move my new V2 to the top of my build pile.

I'll create some historical link between this particular one and Stalag 13.
Forum: Scale & Sport Scale Rocketry 01-24-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 11,764
Posted By Newbomb Turk
You can still get one for $350 on ebay should you...

You can still get one for $350 on ebay should you so desire.
Forum: FreeForAll 01-24-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By Newbomb Turk
These are now available on the Mint website.

These are now available on the Mint website.
Forum: Projects 01-22-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,129
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Very cool finish on that V-2. I've been flying...

Very cool finish on that V-2.

I've been flying off and on since the early 70s, but I've never owned one. Just bought my first a couple of days ago. Haven't decided which paint scheme to use.
Forum: FreeForAll 01-21-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1,066
Views: 79,624
Posted By Newbomb Turk
Well, he's drivable for me. I can certainly...

Well, he's drivable for me. I can certainly afford his asking price, but not sure I could justify it. Esp considering they could turn out to be unreliable. :confused:
Forum: FreeForAll 01-21-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,066
Views: 79,624
Posted By Newbomb Turk
I was wondering if someone would comment on the...

I was wondering if someone would comment on the price of that thing.

Speaking of prices, how does the group feel about an appropriate cost for this...
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