Flight Log for 4 Feb 1996, Monroe, Washington


 
Clear, sunny, wind 2 mph, 1 inch snow on ground.
Model Flt
#
Recovery Type Motor Comments
Bertha-Winder 4 Estes 18" Parasheet Quest C6-7 Field log lists perfect flight -- ejection may have been late w/ this delay.
Mongoose 1 24" plastic streamer Quest B6-0
Estes B4-6
Nominal flight and staging, minor melting of upper stage fin unit.
Bertha-Winder 5 Estes 18" Parasheet Estes A10-0T
Estes A10-3T
CHAD staged w/ motor adapter. Very slow at staging, some tipoff; unsafe motor/model combination IMO.
Mongoose 2 24" plastic streamer Quest B6-0
Estes B4-6
Nominal flight and staging. Boringly perfect. B)
Bertha-Winder 6 Estes 18" Parasheet Aerotech D21-7 Very fast off pad, very high; model drifted appr. 1/4 mile even in low wind.
Mongoose 3 24" plastic streamer Estes A10-3T Upper stage on mini-motor with adapter, perfect flight, a good combination.
Mongoose 4 24" plastic streamer Estes C6-0
Quest C6-7
Lost tracking in exhaust smoke trail, model out of sight. Found by chance while recovering another flier's rocket.



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