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Old 02-17-2020, 03:38 PM
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Make sure you use at least an 18" chute to recover the Starlight.
You dont wanna mess up those fin tips.
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Old 02-17-2020, 03:40 PM
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Finished the Starlight with Rust O glitter paint. I like it for this rocket, hid the imperfections well. This paint feels like sandpaper once dry, I used 5 liberal coats of gloss clear to bury it so will maybe need that new C5-3 engine to get this one up to speed. Also painted an upscale Cherokee D I kit bashed out of the Vapor kit from Hobby Lobby, and starting work on an Interceptor E...

The only rocket I've used glitter paint on was the US Rockets Stripper, for obvious reasons.
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