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The group gathers for the first set of experimental launches. Jason and Nick load up.

Jetpack Jesus Nerdfest

 

 

Jetpack Jesus Nerdfest

 

 

Successful yet boring unloaded launch

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Chris gets creative with the size restriction of the tube. LOL

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Jetpack Jesus Nerdfest

 

 

Perfect flight , but............

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...but.....

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...the chute didn't open. Grrrr

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I load up with Jesus cradled in two party cups

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He has risen!

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...and on the third day, Jesus' parachute opens

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...and almost decends into a tree

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My unloaded stick rocket. Intentionally long to get that "bottle rocket" dynamic

 

 

 

 

Super quick, super light

 

Same bottle rocket but with Sponge Bob added as a load test

 

 

Ok this is where Nick strays off the path of basic physics and common sense. No idea what he thought the golf ball was gonna add

 

The golf ball PLUS the payload, pre-burnt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

arcing over

 

 

RUN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

...REALLY RUNNNNNN!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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