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Testing a 3D printed Model rocket!

3D printed model rocketry. I recently found another use for my 3D printrbot metal plus, model rocketry. Thingiverse user Landru published this model: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:8754 The model was reasonably easy to print. I did a few small mods to the model, playing with the sizing slightly.   The model was printed on a Printrbot Metal Plus…
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3D printing, why you need one, if you make stuff.

Let me tell you why your missing out on 3D printing.. I'm pretty sure anyone reading this post already knows the 3D printers exist, and they are currently all the rage. If your a tinker, a thinker, a builder, a hobbyist, a scientist, an engineer, you would love a 3d printer, trust me. Printers can…
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Aviation is something I have always been fascinated with. As a young person I was able to fly in a number of different aircraft, both as a passenger and then as a pilot.  I didnt fly much in my twenties, but a decade later I had the means and the drive to explore flight.  I have always…
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