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S.P.A.D. (Special Piercing Armament Device) is a design that
has been kicking around the FlisKits shop since long before
FlisKits was even a dream! First flown in the 1980's and
made from hand cut tubes and fins, she was the result of bashing
together the parts from other damaged or destroyed kits that
were lying around.
design also had an interesting series of names over the years,
beginning life as the "Intruder", then it became the "Jackal".
However, the recent passing of my
long time rocket friend and model rocketeer extraordinaire
Bill Spadafora, we decided another name change was in order.
A common nick-name
for Bill was "Spad", most
recognizable to seasoned rocketeers and competitors for his
launch pad designs used at NAR events, and known as SPAD-Pads.
So, with the name SPAD in
place and our anniversary rapidly approaching, it became clear
what to do. With that we present the S.P.A.D. kit
for your enjoyment, marking the 13th year of operation for
FlisKits and commemorating a dear friend and a friend of