Friday, November 26, 2010

CATO 167: Punkin Chunkin: Part 3

After that, I decided to launch my Fliskits Nell, which I had labored over for months. I had primed it, but not given it a full paint job. Like the Great Punkin, its launch (on a C6-3) started out well:






And then it took a turn for the worse. The parachute, which I had packed too tight, failed to deploy. Instead, my beautiful rocket tailslid to a sickening "crunch".



It's broken in several pieces. I am not sure if it can be repaired.

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