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Well under way, we have the engine mount assembled and are working on the fins.
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Learning the function of the Fin Marking Guide and how to draw straight lines on a round tube.
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A sampling of the show-n-tell kits I brought with me for this class.
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Lunch break afforded us the time needed to let the glue on the engine mounts and the fin edges to dry.
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Here you can see the fins laid out to dry and you can see the tell-tail line of glue on the body tubes.
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Back from break we install the engine mount and begin getting our fins on
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The "Double Glue" method is a great time saver not to mention a frustration saver as well!
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The last of the fins going on.
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That leads right into parachute assembly!
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Cut, cut, poke, poke, tie, tie.  It's tedious but a necessary part of any model rocket build.
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Ta-Da!
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Another critical part to any rocket build is applying the glue filets to create strong glue joints for the fin attachement.
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Everyone is wrapping up as we prepare to clean up the classroom.
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Satisfied and excited rocketeers pose with their creations!

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