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Launching and Flying Foam RC Rocket Gliders

Launching and Flying Foam RC Rocket Gliders

Check out these impressive remote-controlled rocket gliders made from foam board.

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10 Spectacular Hobby Rocket Wrecks

A round-up of impressive hobby rocket failures, and a few perfect successes.

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The Great Make: Rocketry Round-Up

The Great Make: Rocketry Round-Up

Check out some of the amazing rocketry projects and articles we have featured over the years.

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Hobby Rocketeers Build Amazing Upsized Estes Gyroc

Hobby Rocketeers Build Amazing Upsized Estes Gyroc

A group of Florida hobbyists have created a monstrous version of the classic Estes Gyroc. But will it fly?

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Rocket Science for Kids

Rocket Science for Kids

One of the things I remember fondly from my childhood was building and launching model rockets with my dad. So when my son William got a model rocket as a gift from his aunt, it was really fun to get back into it. We have built and launched several rockets now. We are also working […]

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The Making of a Maker: A Tribute to the 1970 Estes Model Rocket Catalog

The Making of a Maker: A Tribute to the 1970 Estes Model Rocket Catalog

Make: contributor Stefan Jones reminisces about the iconic 1970 Estes model rocket catalog.

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Scratch-Built Colonial Viper Model Rockets

Scratch-Built Colonial Viper Model Rockets

Hobby rockets couple scratch-built a fleet of Colonial Vipers from Battlestar Galactica.

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