Well I guess things were going too well on the Estes SV. Completion of the
> upper stage and CSM went well, very pleased with the results. Completion of
> the first stage was going great until I damaged one of the vacu-form hold
> downs on the lower body wrap while touching up post-primer. Used too much
> putty to fill a deformity and melted the thing clean off. Not sure how to
> fix it. Can those wraps be replaced? I'm no good at carving and haven't
> the tools anyway.
Box up all your other hobbies, put the family on autopilot, go subscribe to the scaleroc yahoo group where they'll teach you how to
your own molds. You'll have tools out the wazoo by the end of the year. I promise... :-)
Another idea would be to contact Peter Alway. IIRC, he had a closet of these kits stashed away.