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  • DIY Battlestar Galactica Rockets

    DIY Battlestar Galactica Rockets

    All things that are great and fun for boys are outlawed. It’s almost impossible to find a place to launch model rockets anymore – all Federal land is off limits and who wants some crazy kids launching rockets in the field next to their house – so this might be a case of too much too late. These folks have recreated the Vipers from Battlestar Galactica, sexy little space fighters… Read More

  • Burning question: Can you still launch Estes rockets?

    Burning question: Can you still launch Estes rockets?

    It’s Friday and my mind is wandering. I’m wondering if you can shoot Estes rockets in cities anymore. You know the kind I mean — the ones with the cool igniters and the parachutes? Have any of you gotten any heat firing them in fields and, more importantly, where could you launch them in Brooklyn? Product Page Read More