Category Archives: The Rocketry Show Podcast

The home for CG and Gheem’s podcast about all things in Low and High Power Rocketry. If it goes up in the air with fire and smoke, we want to talk about it!
____________________________________

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #58: Big Rockets news!

The gang couldn’t resist reviewing and discussing the biggest news since the last show: The Falcon heavy launch! The immersive audio of the launch we used comes from Destin Sandlin of SmarterEveryDay.Com We also talk about New Zealand’s Rocket Labs … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Leave a comment

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #56: Author, Mike Westerfield – Make: High Power Rockets

Mike Westerfield joins us to talk about his newest book, Make: High Power Rockets! From the preface of his book: My first book, ‘Make: Rockets,’ covered basic rocket science, including construction, aerodynamics, simulation, tracking, and electrical engineering. The rockets in … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] Episode #56: Author, Mike Westerfield – Make: High Power Rockets

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #55: A Rocketry Show Holiday Party!

The team goes on the road, and set up at their club Christmas party and record a show. Lots of rocket stories are shared.  Enjoy, and Happy Holidays!

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] Episode #55: A Rocketry Show Holiday Party!

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #54a: Addendum – Let’s make a correction!

Chris Pearson called to make a correction to some of the distance information we shared in the initial (free) version of Episode 54…

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] Episode #54a: Addendum – Let’s make a correction!

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #54: LiPo battery follow-up, and filing for FAA Waivers for your club!

CG follows up on the previous episode, adding some important notes about Lithium Polymer (LiPo) Batteries. We invite Chris Pearson, Prefect for Northern Ohio Tripoli to the show to talk about what it takes and things to think about to … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] Episode #54: LiPo battery follow-up, and filing for FAA Waivers for your club!

[The Rocketry Show] Episode #53: Season 4 Premiere! Straight Fins and Lithium Polymer

*** NOTE from CG: Do not use the LiPo salt water disposal method mentioned in the episode!  While it has been “common knowledge” within  hobby circles to use this method of disposal, I have found very good reasons not to … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] Episode #53: Season 4 Premiere! Straight Fins and Lithium Polymer

The End of an Era

By Chris Pearson It was with some sadness today that I learned the iHobby Expo, formerly called the RCHTA Show, has been cancelled and is not expected to ever resume. The original RCHTA Show, (Radio Control Hobby Trade Association) was, as its name suggests, … Continue reading

Posted in General News, The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on The End of an Era

Summer Update 3 – (Re-Cast) Flashback to the first show with Daniel, The Rocket n00b!

We decided to do something fun.  We’re re-visiting our first podcast with Daniel, The Rocket n00b!  Boy have things changed! Topics discussed: CG and Gheem talk with Jim Scarpine of the “Our Children’s Future (OCF)” team about their successful LDRS-34 … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on Summer Update 3 – (Re-Cast) Flashback to the first show with Daniel, The Rocket n00b!

[The Rocketry Show] – Summer Break Update Episode: 2

In this episode: What we’ve been up to this summer since the last update! Gheem talks about the maiden flight of his Out of Production NCR X-Wing fighter rocket kit CG talks about his trip to White House, TN to … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] – Summer Break Update Episode: 2

[The Rocketry Show] – Summer Break Update Episode: 1

The gang come together to talk about their summer projects. Since the studio is undergoing upgrades to its core systems, the gang fight through a number of technical glitches that become quite comical in the last 10 minutes of the … Continue reading

Posted in The Rocketry Show Podcast | Comments Off on [The Rocketry Show] – Summer Break Update Episode: 1