rec.models.rockets FAQ Part 03 - Rocketry on the Internet

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Rec.Models.Rockets Frequently Asked Questions: PART 3 OF 14
ROCKETRY ON THE INTERNET
3.1 How do I get to the r.m.r archive site?
The old Sunsite rec.models.rockets archive has not been active since
sometime in 1999. The archives are now part of the ibilio.org domain:
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3.2 What is available from the r.m.r archive?
The r.mr. archive used to be the 'official' archive site for
rocketry-related
materials submitted by r.m.r contributors. The archive has been
static for
the past few years. The archive still has a number of useful
files. The following are some of the subdirectories of the archive,
and a brief description of what is in them.
ARTICLES - documents. Informative how-to articles, and other text.
BATF - BATF information
CATALOGS - manufacturer catalogs (a few might actually be current)
CYBERROC - various software for rocketry, including VCP
DIGITRAK - a directory for DigiTrak rocket flight modeling software
ELECTRONICS - rocketry electronics
FAA - FAA information
GRAPHICS - pictures of rockets, launches, and people, scale data,
logos, etc.
LISTS - certified motor lists, club listings
PLANS - rocket plans, including old kit plans and decal scans
PROGRAMS - rocketry software, including tracking software and propep
PROGRAMS.MAC - rocketry software for the Mac
PROGRAMS1 - more rocketry software
PROGRAMS2 - even more rocketry software
PROGRAMS3 - yet even more rocketry software
PROGRAMS4 - lots more rocketry software - Go Nuts!
R.M.R_POSTINGS - an archive of every r.m.r. posting since late Nov. 1991
RASP - a directory for RASP rocket flight modeling software (PC and Mac)
RMRFAQ - the r.m.r. FAQ
ROCKetCAD - demo CAD software for rockets
SOUNDS - .WAV and Macintosh System 7 sound files of launches
Winroc - a directory for WinRoc rocket flight modeling software
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3.3 How do I upload files to the r.m.r. archive?
At this time, you can't. This will change soon.
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3.4 I have read-only access to r.m.r. Is there any way I can still post
articles to the newsgroup?
Try
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3.5 What are some neat rocketry web pages to check out?
*** IMPORTANT ROCKETRY WEB SITES ***
HTML version of the entire FAQ:
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ROCKETRY ONLINE
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Rocketry Online is a comprehensive web site for everything to do
with
rocketry and the Internet.
NAR - The National Association of Rocketry home page
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Home page for the worlds largest and oldest consumer rocketry
organization.
TRA - Tripoli Rocketry Association
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Official home page of the Tripoli Rocketry Association
CAR - Canadian Association of Rocketry
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Home page of the Canadian Association of Rocketry. Check out
what's
happening north of the U.S.
UKRA - United Kingdom Rocketry Association
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Home page for the United Kingdom's largest consumer rocketry
organization.
European Model Rocketry
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Comprehensive Web site for rocketry in Europe.
New Zealand Rocketry Association
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Home page for the New Zealand Rocketry Association.
SAMROC - South Africa Model Rocket Club
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*** ROCKETRY CLUB HOME PAGES BY STATE ***
ALABAMA
HARA: Huntsville Area Rocketry Association, NAR Section 403
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ARIZONA
Arizona High Power Rocketry Association
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SARA: Southern Arizona Rocket Association, NAR Section 545
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SSS: Superstition Spacemodeling Society - Tripoli Phoenix
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CALIFORNIA
AEROPAC: Association of Experimental Rocketry of the Pacific
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BAYNAR: NAR Section 359
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DART: Diego Area Rocket Team
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LUNAR: Livermore Unit of the NAR, NAR Section 534
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ROC: Rocketry Organization of California - Tripoli Anaheim
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SCRA: Southern California Rocket Assoc., NAR Section 430
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COLORADO
COSROCS: Colorado Rocket Society, NAR Section 515
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Colorado Rocketry Association of Space Hobbyists - CRASH
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CONNECTICUT
CATO: CATO Rocketry Club, NAR Section 581
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CTRA/NARCONN
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FLORIDA
Florida Spacemodeling Association
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Spaceport Rocketry Association, NAR Section 342
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THOR - Tampa/Hillsborough Organization of Rocketry
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GEORGIA
Southern Area Rocketry
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ILLINOIS
CIA: Central Illinois Aerospace, NAR Section 527
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NIRA: Northern Illinois Rocketry Assocation, NAR Section 117
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INDIANA
Rocketeers of Central Indiana
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SCAM: Summit City Aerospace Modelers, NAR Section 282
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Launch Crue - Holland, IN
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KANSAS
K.L.O.U.D.Busters Inc., TRA Prefect
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KENTUCKY
Kentuckiana Rocketry Association
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MARYLAND - WASHINGTON DC
NAR Headquarters AeroModelers Society, NAR Section 139
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Tripoli Maryland
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MASSACHUSETTS
CMASS: Central Massachusetts Spacemodeling Society, NAR
Section 464
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MICHIGAN
Huron Valley Rocket Society
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MISSOURI
St. Louis Rocketry Association
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NEW JERSEY
Garden State Spacemodeling Society
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Tripoli North Jersey
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Southern Jersey Area Rocket Society
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NEW YORK
ASTRE: Albany-Schenectady-Troy Rocket Enthusiasts of New York,
Section 471 of the NAR
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MARS: Monroe Astronautical Rocketry Society
Section 136 of the NAR
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LIARS: Long Island Advanced Rocketry Society, TRA
Prefecture 29,
and the North Shore Section 142 of the NAR
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Buffalo Rocket Society - Tripoli Western NY
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OHIO
Northern Ohio's Tri City Sky Busters, NAR Section 535
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Northeastern Ohio's Mantua Township Missile Agency, NAR
Section 606
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Queen City Area Rocket Klub - QUARK
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Toledo Area Rocketry Society
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OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma Tripoli
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PENNSYLVANIA
Pittsburgh Space Command, NAR Section 473
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Southern Pennsylvania Area Association of Rocketry
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Blastoff Rocket Club - Erie
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SOUTH CAROLINA
Tripoli South Carolina
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TEXAS
DARS: Dallas Area Rocket Society, NAR Section 308
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AARG: Austin Area Rocketry Group
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NHRC: NASA/Houston Rocket Club, NAR Section 365, TRA 002
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UTAH
UROC: Utah Rocketry Club
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VIGINIA
NOVAAR: Northern Virginia Area Association of Rocketry
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WEST VIRGINIA
West Virginia Society of Amateur Rocketry
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WISCONSIN
Wisconsin Organization of Spacemodeling Hobbyists - WOOSH
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*** WEB SITES OF GENERAL INTEREST TO ROCKETRY ***
Apollo-Saturn Reference Page
John Duncan's guide to the Saturn V and Saturn 1b, with loads of
scale data for the modeler.
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BATF
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BATF "Orange Book"
A scanned copy of the BATF non-copyrighted book titled,
"ATF - Explosives Law and Regulation,"
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Certified Motor Listings
NAR Standards and Testing Committee
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Tripoli Motor Testing
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Cineroc Sites
Places were you can find stuff about the old Estes Cineroc
movie camera
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Competition Rocketry
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Early Space Flight
John Sisson of UC Irvine has created terrific web page about early
visions of spaceflight, including material from Ley, Disney,
and our
own G. Harry Stine.
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Electronics and Rocketry
Ed's web site devoted to electronics used in consumer rocketry.
Currently has VCP files and information about Taniwha Flight
Computers
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FAA Form 7711-2 Application for Certificate of Waiver
downloadable/printable copy of Form 7711-2
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Model/High Power Rocketry Motor Dimensions
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Model Rocket Drag Analysis
John DeMar's R&D report containing useful CD data
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National Fire Protection Association
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Northeast Regional Contest Board page
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Old Rockets, Old Rocketeers, Nostalgia
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rec.models.rockets Design Contest Homepage
Enter your rocket design in the ongoing r.m.r. Design Contest!
Winners receive prizes from generous r.m.r. readers.
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VCP Software Archive
Official site for Gary Crowell's CP/CG Calculator.
Stabilize your designs!
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Water Rockets
Gary Ensmenger's Water Rocket Playground:
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Yahoo -
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The above is a great starting point and has a large number of
pointers
to other rocketry sites.
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This is the rocketry page of Sven Knudson.
He has the most up-to-date HTML version of the
rec.models.rockets FAQ.
He also has great rocketry pages and the rec.models.scale FAQ.
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Copyright (c) 1996-2002 Wolfram von Kiparski, editor.
Refer to Part 00 for the full copyright notice.
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