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Category: Venus Rocketry

Gibet Scissor Flop Winged B/G

RKT-002W Description This is a very high performance design utilizing a complex swing and flop wing mechanism, although thanks to Venus’s excellent design and instructions, you do not need to be an expert to pull this off. The boost-glide classification is not a typo–this flies without a pod but spits [ … ]

Pancakes

Model #RKT-003 Description Additional Information Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 05/08/2006 – Purchased Venus Rocketry Pancakes from Venus Rocketry for $9.00. (Retail $9.00) 05/14/2006 – Took picture of package and contents. Scanned and measured components. Measurements recorded on page 20 Book #3. Flights

Micro Model Streamer Pack

Model #APK-002 Description Additional Information 05/08/2006 – Purchased Venus Model Rocketry Streamer Builder’s Pack from Venus Model Rocketry for $12.00 (Retail $12.00). 05/14/2006 – Took pictures of package and contents. Scanned components. 05/15/2006 – Measured components and placed on page 22 Book #3. Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 05/08/2006 – [ … ]

Micro Model Parachute Pack

Model #APK-001 Description Additional Information Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 05/08/2006 – Purchased Venus Rocketry Micro Model Parachute Pack from Venus Rocketry for $14.00. (Retail $14.00) 05/14/2006 – Took pictures of package and contents. Scanned components. 06/02/2006 – Cut nose bulkhead and epoxied to nose cone. Epoxied engine mount into [ … ]

Gizzard

Model #RKT-004W Description This is a very high performance design utilizing a complex swing and flop wing mechanism, although thanks to Venus’s excellent design and instructions, you do not need to be an expert to pull this off. The boost-glide classification is not a typo–this flies without a pod but [ … ]

Giblet

Description This is a very high performance design utilizing a complex swing and flop wing mechanism, although thanks to Venus’s excellent design and instructions, you do not need to be an expert to pull this off. The boost-glide classification is not a typo–this flies without a pod but spits the [ … ]

Corkscrew

Model #RKT-001 Description A wonderfully simple and reliable helicopter from a very innovative niche player in the rocketry world. This kit deploys a sort of flop-wing approach to deploying a pair of blades and comes down nose first/blades up every single time. Additional Information Length: 13.75″ Width: 1.88″ Weight: 0.53 [ … ]