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Steven Reubenstone
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 · New YorkU.S.
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Have you ever used Estes model rockets? What would you think about making a prototype that just stacked a huge amount of rocket engines (model rocket engines) on the back and start to see how it actually works?

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Touhid Sazzad
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 · DhakaBangladesh
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sorryfor the mistake…

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Steven Reubenstone
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That is crazy. In my childhood in New York I spent many weekends hacking my toy rockets. I guess they are not really toys.

Either way we can still design, maybe I can help prototype.

Wouldn’t it be cool to build a model that worked and flew. What are your ideas?

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Steven Reubenstone
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We’ll design --> fly --> show Elon Musk --> You work at SpaceX 😃

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The engines are nicely designed so that they only fire from electrical impulse. You can set them on fire they will not even catch .

What is cool is they are however also designed to launch in stages…when stacked in series…so when one burns out…the next ignites. So you can use microcontroller to set up staged flight/ignition.

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Harsha Alva
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 · MangaluruIndia
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Lucky folks. My aeromodelling group and I had to visit the police commissioner multiple times just to convince him that we wouldn’t kill anyone. 😛

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