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lucspace
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From: Hilversum, The Netherlands
Registered: Oct 2003

posted 11-10-2006 09:21 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for lucspace   Click Here to Email lucspace     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Has anyone ever come across any logo or emblem that could be considered a Dyna-Soar program patch?

Jacques van Oene
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From: Houten, The Netherlands
Registered: Oct 2001

posted 05-31-2012 08:51 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Jacques van Oene     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
This replica Dyna Soar patch (made by spacepatches.nl and lucreation.net) reproduces the only contemporary patch design produced for the X-20 program.

The art is based on a single photograph showing the patch, which showed up in an
eBay lot, a number of years ago. Some time later, a button from the 60's also turned up on eBay, displaying a very similar design.

These two pictures provided enough detail to produce an authentic reproduction of the unique patch. As the original will be impossible to obtain, we hope collectors will enjoy the next best thing.

butch wilks
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From: Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK
Registered: Mar 2007

posted 06-01-2012 01:48 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for butch wilks   Click Here to Email butch wilks     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Jacques, your replica patch looks good. It has that plain 1960 look that you got at the time with a lot of Air Force patches.

I love these replica patches that collectSPACE members are having made up, they all have a quality that only comes from a collector of patches and show an eye for detail that only a collector would have. So I would like to say thanks to all the members that are or have made patches up. Thanks, keep it up as we love them all.

Philip
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From: Brussels, Belgium
Registered: Jan 2001

posted 06-01-2012 07:44 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Philip   Click Here to Email Philip     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
The USAF blue is well chosen

Apollo 8
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From: Vienna, AUSTRIA
Registered: Oct 2010

posted 06-02-2012 04:45 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Apollo 8   Click Here to Email Apollo 8     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I am looking forward to receive mine! - It starts a nice collection together with the MOL patch from the Cape museum and Tim Gagnon´s MOL Commemorative Patch. Would be great, if I could add a "Blue Gemini" patch...

Michael Clemente
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From: Atco, New Jersey, USA
Registered: Mar 2002

posted 06-02-2012 04:37 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Michael Clemente   Click Here to Email Michael Clemente     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I placed an order for one also. A great addtion to any patch collection. It will go well with my MOL patch and Tim Gagnon's MOL Commemorative patch.

Apollo 8
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From: Vienna, AUSTRIA
Registered: Oct 2010

posted 06-09-2012 05:06 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Apollo 8   Click Here to Email Apollo 8     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Mine arrived today. A beautiful replica patch! It is great that we can buy replica patches like this. It is not a cheap copy, it is a true high quality replica, produced in a limited number. Patches like that are treasures in everyone´s collection!

Thanks to spacepatches.nl for the Dyna Soar patch, and I hope we will see more good replicas of rare old patches in the future...

RocketmanRob
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From: New York City USA
Registered: Mar 2005

posted 06-12-2012 12:35 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for RocketmanRob   Click Here to Email RocketmanRob     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I'm interested in ordering this patch as well as Tim's. Could someone provide the information regarding where these can be ordered. Did not see ordering information on the site that was referenced. Maybe I'm looking in the wrong place.

Robert Pearlman
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posted 06-12-2012 12:39 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
See this topic under the Buy, Sell, Trade forum.

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