Right now this rocket is my pride and joy. My construction skills
finally reached a satisfactory level.
The coupler for the payload
section seemed very thin. My thoughts are that the coupler was made
of a pealed down phenolic tube. More recent couplers look they were
manufactured specifically to be couplers and are much thicker. First
Quantum tube was puckered badly around the fin slots. PML was great
about fixing this.
Rust-Oleum Auto Primer 2801
Krylon Gloss White
Rust-Oleum Bright Blue Metallic 7257
Rust-Oleum Metallic Silver 7271
Rust-Oleum Black Night Metallic 7250
Looking back through
some old notes, I remembered I was originally going to try to do
a very antique/nostalgic paint scheme. I'll have to do that on a
Weight: 51 oz.
MMT: 54/38/29mm Kwik-Switch