Archives’s Third Anniversary Sale – Save up to 50% is celebrating its third anniversary under the management of Bracha and Roger Smith by having a sale. Model rocket kits and other products are marked down with savings of up to 50%. The sale began June 29, 2012, and runs through June 8. Shop online at

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Lower Shipping and Handling Charges at

For a limited time, has lowered its standard shipping and handling charges on US orders to $6.95. Orders of $40 or more to US addresses will still ship for free.

Located in Oviedo, Florida, is an online retailer of model rocket products from many manufacturers. sells kits and other products from Balsa USA, BMS, DFR Technologies, Dr. Zooch, Edmonds Aerospace, Estes, FlisKits, Odd’l Rockets, Semroc, Top Flight, and other companies. also stocks a large selection of parts including body tubes, nose cones, and parachutes.

2010 EMRR Challenge Winners Announced

Do you remember 2010? Bell-bottom jeans, cell phones the size of a loaf of bread, the new Atari 2600 ….

Okay, 2010 wasn’t that long ago. But, it’s been a while since Nick Esselmann kicked off the 2010 EMRR Challenge. I took over EMRR (now at the end of that year. Although filled with an incredible amount of information about rocketry, EMMR had become difficult, almost impossible, to continue to maintain and enhance. So, I undertook the task of updating EMRR to a more extensible and maintainable architecture.

With the work it took to create and import information from the original EMRR, the Challenge and the contests related to it, often took a back seat. I apologize if this bothered anyone, but I had to prioritize my limited time and many of the things associated with contests took larger blocks of my time than working on the web site.

But … we are

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The new shirts are also available for purchase from

We also have many of our products on sale at UP TO 15% OFF our already discounted prices. Please shop early since the special sale prices are available only on in-stock items.

If your order is placed now through July 7 and totals $100 or more, please use the “Comments” field at checkout to tell us the size of the t-shirt you wish to receive (Youth Small, Medium, or Large; or Adult Small, Medium, Large, XL, XXL, or XXXL). If your order totals $200 or more, we’ll send you two shirts. For $300 or more, we’ll send three shirts, and so on. Just be sure

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