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by BARGeezer
Wed, 26 Feb 20, 18:19 pm
Forum: General Rocketry
Topic: Space Force Logo
Replies: 2
Views: 4125

Re: Space Force Logo

It appears to be an evolution of the old Air Force Space Command logo. And nearly identical to the Star Fleet Command logo. So one could argue that Star Fleet Command in the future based their logo on the "old" USSF logo. :mrgreen: As for Trekkies living in their parents' basement, I moved out when ...
by BARGeezer
Wed, 26 Feb 20, 17:07 pm
Forum: Clustering
Topic: Rumor about Estes not producing cluster kits anymore- Is it true?
Replies: 25
Views: 15017

Re: Rumor about Estes not producing cluster kits anymore- Is it true?

Not true. Newly released model called the Sidekick. Two engine cluster.
In my build pile. Looks like fun.
BTW how old is this thread? I see the month/day but not the year. :mrgreen:
EDIT: OK, I see this thread is three years old.
Anyway, they came out with a clustered model, FWIW.
by BARGeezer
Mon, 03 Jun 19, 18:25 pm
Forum: Build Threads
Topic: Estes Cosmic Interceptor
Replies: 8
Views: 2674

Re: Estes Cosmic Interceptor

Coming along nicely! A big problem I had with this kit is the "glue grab" effect when installing the engine mount. That is amplified with the coupler mount as opposed to just centering rings. I humbly suggest dry fitting first and sanding if necessary to ensure a smooth fit with no binding or tightn...
by BARGeezer
Wed, 30 Jan 19, 13:51 pm
Forum: Heard around the Starport
Topic: "To Tell the Truth" vs. misrepresentation/taking advantage?
Replies: 9
Views: 2849

Re: "To Tell the Truth" vs. misrepresentation/taking advantage?

Normally I just lurk, but I feel compelled to respond since I've built the Cosmos Mariner (not yet flown) AND I've purchased kits from the OP in the other thread on YORF. 1. Don't think the OP intentionally misrepresented the kit. Probably did not build it and was unaware of it's reputation. When he...