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Old 07-08-2017, 05:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Bituminous
tbzep - I confess I did glue the $%{+ out of it. I used those molding oldies aftermarket nose and farings that added weight but strength. lesson indeed learned.

I'd use an E engine in a heartbeat but when I look at the launches (see videos themselves if you like) I'd be concerned it'd still be unstable. I did my best on the Cp-Cg thing

Think I might have to simply retire it on the shelf...if this D12-0 scheme does not work


More glue is not better, contrary to popular belief... It adds weight not strength.

Lesson learned, hopefully...

Later! OL J R
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