Courtesy of Dale Marshall, today I present his upscale SkyBender. According to Dale: It launched great under three D12 engines but failed under three C11s (parachute didn’t deploy)….. The plans are very similar to the Skybender. …Iit was fun to build and very fun to fly. I have attached his rocksim file. (right click to … Read more
New shock cord now available. This is 3/8 inch wide material. Available in a package of 4, each about 6′ /72″ long. Choose from different strengths. Sunward kits generally use the 1/4″ material in most kits. The 1/8 material is for smaller light weight rockets. The 3/8 for larger rockets such as G powered kits. … Read more
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.
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
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
We now have available the book Model Rocket Design & Construction Book by Timothy S. Van Milligan, Revised 3rd Edition. Another addition to the Books and publications section. Due to popular demand, we also have 2 long nose cones. One is the BT70 with a nose length of 10 1/2 inches and a BT80 nose … Read more