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Economical Bomb / Parachute Drop


Decided to make a cheap drop mechanism for my son's Hobby Zone Super Cub. Bought a $7, 8gram servo and stuck it in the tail of the plane. Then hooked a rubber band around the servo arm and two screws near the landing gear. We've dropped everything from Nerf bullets, to egg sized water balloons, and in the second attached video, Darth Vader from an Estes rocket parachute.

"Super Cub" Cheap Parachute / Bomb Drop Mechanism (0 min 12 sec)


"Super Cub" Darth Vader Parachute Drop (0 min 34 sec)
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