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Apr 29, 2012, 11:04 PM
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Cool

Rocket powered Christmas Tree


Here is our "rocket" launch from new years. Hope you like.

Rocket-Tree High Powered Christmas Tree! (0 min 56 sec)
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Jul 08, 2012, 11:50 PM
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Not exactly LDRS is it?
Jul 09, 2012, 02:51 AM
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Not exactly LDRS is it?
LDRS? I'm unfamiliar with that term.
Jul 09, 2012, 08:20 PM
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noxnflame look here: http://ldrs31.org/

I'll be impressed when someone actually gets one [xmas tree] to fly properly.

Richard
Jul 13, 2012, 12:10 PM
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The LDRS (Large and Dangerous Rocket Ships) launches started back when a G was a big motor. The name was a poke at the NAR's then limit on motor size. The first few years the launches were held near Cleveland, with LOC's and North Coast's presence prominent.

The first few years also saw an annual increase in motor size - one year someone flew an "H", next year an "I", and so on. Everybody stopped what they were doing when new, big guy was being launched. But most of the models flown were simply large model rockets, often modified to large clusters - Chris Pearson had a very successful chad staged cluster of 7 D12s to 7 D12s model, and someone even flew a less than successful Estes Saturn 5 conversion with a 5 D to 5 D chad staged cluster (can you say "unstable").

Around LDRS-5, LDRS became Tripoli's annual launch.

- Roger
Oct 06, 2012, 12:59 PM
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That was cool!
Oct 22, 2012, 05:41 PM
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Is that the same thing as what was flown at NARAM-52 in 2010 in Colorado?

I took this video of it.

Crazy Christmas Tree Rocket at NARAM-52 (0 min 24 sec)


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