New pictures have now been uploaded for Balsa Connectors, the 5 foot by 5 foot NOMEX GFlame Resistant Ground Cover, and the BT80 3 1/2″ Balsa Nose Cone. They were a little camera shy until now.
A new Facebook url, easy and short: www.facebook.com/sunwardrockets
Short urls have now been added to each page on the site. Lower left hand corner. This will make it easy to access each page with the site name and 3 or 4 letters afterwards.
We have joined facebook. Great time to get involved. Sunward Rockets Promote Your Page Too
Sunward is pleased to announce the availability of 15 ” round parachutes made of rip stop nylon. These parachutes meet the requirements for the TARC 2011 competition. Edit – these parachutes also meet TARC 2013 rules – now in stock. Sewn on industrial grade equipment with edges serged to prevent fraying. https://www.sunward1.com/product/tarc-round-nylon-parachute-15-inches-red/
I finally added the videos that were on the site previously. The first is the video of sewing of the nylon parachutes. The same sewing is done on the Flame Resistant NOMEX products. The other is for the button hole on the NOMEX Flame Resistant products. Check our youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVutjZLcFnWvWI4B7hcJ-Lw
Finally I am able to add videos for the Certification Flight. This first video is just basic information as there was a continuity problem. Each video is about 2MB in size. www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBAB_maD1n4 The second video is of the actual flight. After a while, the rocket can’t be seen in the video. Sorry about the finger … Read more
Sunward is proud to be a sponsor of the Alberta Rocketry Meet – AARM 2010 being held at Morinville Alberta July 23 to 25, 2010. The Edmonton Rocketry Club is hosting the 40th anniversary launch! A model rocketry competition for both young and the young at heart. For further details: www.edmontonrocketry.net
I have updated the TARC page with the new rules for TARC 2011. Thanks to Trip Barber for the details. Angelo Castellano
Attached are some images of a production run of Balsa Nose Cones. In the pile are BT56, BT70, and BT80. Still to be doine are BT60 nose cones. The BT56 are a custom size for bulk school packs. They are not currently listed on the web site. Lots of saw dust. I next plan to … Read more