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Model Rocket Launches When a Fish Bites the Hook

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Mike Haeg built this contraption to use while ice fishing. When a fish pulls on the line, the movement of the reel triggers a model rocket to launch. Skip ahead in the video to 0:35 to see the action. Haeg writes "No one lost a hand, but we did lose 2 rockets."

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already been done - 35 yrs ago -check out the movie Doc Savage the Man of Bronze - otherwise a somewhat cheezy movie but with a few good points
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