Gnome Rocket Kit Mini-powered, almost ready to fly rocket. Super altitudes – great for flying on small fields! Length: 10.3″ (26.0 cm) Weight: 0.4 oz (12 g) Recovery: Streamer Fins: One piece plastic molded Maximum Altitude: 800 ft (244 m) Recommended Engines: 1/2A3-2T (FF), 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3 Engines and launch equipment sold seperately
Ansari X Prize Team: Starchaser Industries Ltd., Cheshire, England. UK. The Estes Thunderstar is a 1:41 scale version of the competition spaceship designed by Starchaser Industries. The X Prize Thunderstar uses two Churchill Mk III engines. The Estes rocket duplicates this launch approach by clustering two standard Estes engines to lift the Thunderstar to 1000 feet high!
Design and build your own rockets! Contains nose cones and body tubes for BT-5, BT-20, BT-50, BT-55, and BT-60 designs. Also contains parachute and streamer kits, motor mounts, launch lugs, fin stock, tube couplers, centering rings and much more!
3 2 1 RACE! First one off the dueling launch pad is the winner! Start your own space race with this all-new rocket drag race set. Load up the Slash and Streak with an Estes mini engine and race side by side with your family and friends. These fast and furious speedsters fly 700 feet high and return on a 9 inch hi-viz orange streamer. The rockets are fully assembled; factory decorated and can be raced over and over. The deluxe carrying case stores the launch system and rockets and has separate storage bins to hold engines, igniters and igniter plugs. The case quickly and easily converts into a dueling launch pad for thrilling races launch after launch. Minor assembly is required. Also requires Estes model rocket engines, Estes igniters and plugs, and Estes recovery wadding.
Colorful assembled parachute with shoud lines attached.
Unleash your creativity by individually customizing this all white rocket. Decorate with paint, magic markers, or not at all. Plenty of decals are provided.
This fun and easy to build itty-bitty rocket really scoots through the sky. It features balsa fins, a plastic nose cone and self-adhesive decals. This kit is easy to construct and finish. Launches on Estes mini-motors and tumbles back to earth during recovery.
Launches as a rocket – Recovers as a glider! New & improved swing-wing pivot mechanism, and laser cut wood components. Original release styling! Estes is bringing back this classic rocket boost glider in a limited production run. This exciting bird was the first to introduce the revolutionary concept of a scissor-wing flight and recovery system. It features SST styling, high flight reliability, and is capable of flight times of more than 60 seconds. The power pod features vertical stabilizer fins and is recovered via parachute.
Mini-motor powered mighty mite. With incredibly simple construction (only seven parts), a little spray paint and decals, and whoosh – out-a-sight flights! Quick featherweight recovery for this micro rocket.
Go on a reconnaissance mission with your SR-71 Blackbird spy plane, then send in the thunder with the AGM-86B Cruise Missile! Paired together, these two venerable ready to fly rockets help you control the skies. Includes complete launch system – assembly required. Requires Estes model rocket engines and four “AA” alkaline batteries – sold separately.
Porta-Pad II Launch Pad A sturdy, plastic tripod design with tilt adjustment (up to 30 from vertical). Easy to set up and take down – no tools required! Comes complete with: Blast deflector and standoff Two piece 1/8″ (3 mm) launch rod Safety cap and key Porta-Pad II can accommodate a 3/16″ (5 mm) launch rod (not included).
Launch rod with extra strength and stiffness for larger rockets.