Some Techniques For Building From Plasticard

Having always built my rockets from scratch, and because plasticard is lighter, easier to work with and finish than balsa or cardboard, I've had a few years to try and get things right. In that time, I've found a few problems and a few neat tricks.

Here are the lessons I've learnt, by subject:

Body Tubes




General tips

Tools and materials

The following items are all kept to hand :