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Model Rocketry Electronics

Back in my childhood, there were no electronics for model rocketry.  Integrated circuits and semiconductors were just starting to be produced commercially.  Although Estes did have a manual camera rocket, I never purchased one.  Today, it is a different story.  Model rockets are flying altimeters, flight computers, GPS radios, high-definition video cameras, and even remote-control gliders.  So, let’s take a look at some model rocketry electronics that I have used.

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