Ye Olde Rocket Forum

Go Back   Ye Olde Rocket Forum > Work Bench > Vendors
User Name
Password
Auctions Register FAQ Members List Calendar Today's Posts Search Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-10-2014, 05:36 AM
Sheryl@Semroc Sheryl@Semroc is offline
Craftsman
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Knightdale, North Carolina
Posts: 189
Default Future of Semroc

Semroc Fans,
I am sorry to say that we will be closing the company. After my fatherís death and my stay in the hospital I have realized that it will be impossible to catch up. I have decided after much thought that it would be in my best interest to close the doors. This is not an easy decision after living a 10yr plus dream with my Dad. We appreciate all the loyalty that you have all shown me and my family over the years, we are forever grateful. We will always cherish the memories and friendships we have made over the years. It has made all this worthwhile.
All of the current inventory is up for sale but there will not be any custom parts cut and once the kits and parts are gone there will be no more. If anyone is interested in buying out current stock please drop us an email and let us know. Again thank you all for helping me and my family live the dream!

Sincerely,
The Semroc Family
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-10-2014, 05:42 AM
Questor's Avatar
Questor Questor is offline
Craftsman
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 130
Default

Thank You
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-10-2014, 06:31 AM
astronwolf astronwolf is offline
Master Modeler
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Northeast Ohio
Posts: 662
Default

Very sorry to receive this news, but I do completely understand. Thank-you for everything.
__________________
-Wolfram v. Kiparski
NAR 28643
TRA 15520
MTMA Senior Advisor
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-10-2014, 06:42 AM
conleyt's Avatar
conleyt conleyt is offline
Dazed and Confused!
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 184
Default

You will be greatly missed. Thank you for all the great kits and service over the years!

Tom C.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-10-2014, 06:46 AM
ghrocketman's Avatar
ghrocketman ghrocketman is offline
President, MAYHEM AGITATORS, Inc.
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Michigan
Posts: 9,296
Default

Thank you for all you have done over the years.
Your company is the class act of the industry that will be remembered far longer than you were in business.
I hope all goes well for your family in the future.
__________________
When in doubt, WHACK the GAS and DITCH the brake !!!
No Harm=NO Foul advocate

If you are NOT FLYING LOW in the left lane, you need to GET THE #$&@ OUT of it !

Yes, there is such a thing as NORMAL
, if you have to ask, you probably aren't
!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-10-2014, 06:48 AM
Randy's Avatar
Randy Randy is offline
Master Modeler
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 982
Default

There comes a time, when it's time for a new dream. SEMROC did a great job and was a class act that will be missed by many. Best of luck going forward.

God bless all of you!!

Verna & Randy
www.vernarockets.com
https://www.facebook.com/RocketBabeDustStorm
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-10-2014, 07:05 AM
EchoVictor's Avatar
EchoVictor EchoVictor is offline
Old School Rocketeer
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Metro Detroit, MI
Posts: 594
Default

Thank you so much for everything you all have done for us crazy rocketeers. Wishing you well in all your new endeavors.

Thanks,
Eric V.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-10-2014, 07:22 AM
JohnNGA's Avatar
JohnNGA JohnNGA is offline
Craftsman
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Jefferson, Georgia
Posts: 337
Default

Thank you for allowing us to live our dreams.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-10-2014, 08:31 AM
foamy's Avatar
foamy foamy is offline
Master Modeler
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: The Land of Pleasant Living
Posts: 1,109
Default

Oh my. I was afraid of this, alas.

Semroc was/is my favorite company. Rockets or not. I'm sorry to see it end, but I do understand. Thanks very much for everything. I don't think I would have gotten back into model rocketry to the extent that I have, had Semroc not been here.

Again, thank you. It's been a real pleasure. My very best to you and the family.

Sincerely,
Steve B.
SAM #0266
__________________
Retro-grouch
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 03-10-2014, 08:34 AM
DAllen DAllen is offline
Junior Rocketeer
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 28
Default

What a bummer. I am really going to miss your kits. I've built about a dozen or so and loved every one of them (except for the Mars Lander and that's an issue with the builder and not the kit ). There comes a time in life when hard decisions have to be made and it sounds like this is the right one here.

I cannot say this enough...I am really really going to miss those kits.

-Dave
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:39 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Ye Olde Rocket Shoppe © 1998-2019