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Rick Barnes's Der Mean Max

My modified Estes Mean Machine.  Built with 3 fins, extended to 88" long, with a 29mm motor mount using an Estes plastic motor retainer.  Split two-piece recovery, with a baffle as a mid-tube coupler.  The nose is under a 12" parachute, and the lower section under a Red Max skull/crossbones 18" chute.  Painted red & black inspired by the Der Red Max, using a combination of Red Max and Mean Machine decals.

CP Method:Rocksim/Rocksim
CP Position From Front:73.7300 inches
Decals:Waterslide
Diameter:1.6400 inches
Fin Material:Balsa
Fin Span:5.3890 inches
Kit Name:Mean Machine
Length:88.0000 inches
Main Body Tube:BT-60
Manufacturer:Estes
Model:1295
Power:Mid-Power
Production Years:2006-2013
Recommended Motors:E23-5T, F27-8, F40W-7, G71R-10
Recovery:Parachute
Skill Level:2
Style:Sport
Type:Kit
Weight:10.1000 ounces

 

 

Flight Log

TimeLaunch SiteMotor(s)Altitude 
2015-05-16Torrey Farm, Potter, NYF23-7FJ1400 feet 
2015-05-17Torrey Farm, Potter, NYF23-7FJ1400 feet 
2015-06-25Torrey Farm, Potter, NYF23-7FJ1400 feet 
2015-07-25Torrey Farm, Potter, NYF23-7FJ1400 feet 
2017-05-28Historic Aircraft Group, Geneseo, NYF32-6- 

Related Kit: Estes - Mean Machine {Kit} (1295) [1978-1998, 2007-2013, 2018-]

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