Shastas Rocket Site



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Build History

  • 01/30/1999 – Purchased the Custom model from Joe’s Hobby Barn for $12.50 (Retail – $13.89)
  • 01/31/2001 – Marked fin and launch lug positions on the body tube. Glued fins to body tube
  • 02/01/2001 – Filleted fin/body tube joints. Glued tupe coupler into body tube to complete the joining of the body tubes. Glued launch lug to body tube. Filleted launch lug/body tube joints.
  • 02/02/2001 – Continue filleting launch lug joints to get rid of bubbles.
  • 09/24/2002 – Using Krylon Gloss White #1501, painted the fins and first body tube.
  • 10/16/2002 – Painted Nose and upper body Red.
  • 10/19/2002 – Removed self adhesive decals from the backing. soaked in soapy water, then applied to the model. This completes construction of this model rocket kit.


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