Great little GoonyBird style kit by Semroc.
Balsa nose cone, fins, and cockpit. Water slide decals.
No problems building the kit.
Was a little difficult to paint the joint under the wings.
Great flights, fin config makes it look cool in the air.
I wish I had put two more coats of glue on the nose cone. It's a bit banged up now.
One of my favorite rockets
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