Ye Olde Rocket Forum

Go Back   Ye Olde Rocket Forum > Work Bench > Vendors
User Name
Password
Auctions Register FAQ Members List Calendar Today's Posts Search Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #21  
Old 03-05-2019, 11:50 AM
Bob Austin Bob Austin is offline
Junior Rocketeer
 
Join Date: Aug 2018
Posts: 22
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tbzep
It does, but they've shied away from it over the last couple of decades partly due to the added complexity of staging for neophytes and the potential failure rate.


I think they are on the right track, however. If all they do is primarily basic kits, (as they had been doing) you run the very real risk of getting someone started in the hobby, but then they have no place to grow. What I really like about the new catalog is the wider variety and complexity of the kits (such as the multi-stage kits). It also seems they are getting back to offering more building supplies, something that helps keep folks continuing with the hobby. And it seems there is more products aimed at education and bulk building packs. Time will tell if they have struck the right balance, but to me it looks like they are off to a good start.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 03-05-2019, 12:06 PM
ghrocketman's Avatar
ghrocketman ghrocketman is offline
President, MAYHEM AGITATORS, Inc.
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Michigan
Posts: 9,118
Default

I noticed the E30-4 is still recommended for the Saturn V and the only engine for the Little Joe II.
Could not find it or any other composite motors in the catalogue.
__________________
When in doubt, WHACK the GAS and NEVER touch the brake !!!
No Harm=NO Foul advocate

If you are NOT FLYING LOW in the left lane, you need to GET THE #$&@ OUT of it !

Yes, there is such a thing as NORMAL
, if you have to ask, you probably aren't
!
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:28 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Ye Olde Rocket Shoppe 1998-2019