Estes Alpha III EX2 Rocket with Launch Set

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E2X® Series - Easy-to-Assemble: No paint or special tools needed. E2X® kits contain parts that are colored, easy to assemble, plastic fins or fin units and plastic nose cones. Glue the parts together as instructed, apply the self-stick decals and attach the recovery system.

Estes  Join the hundreds of thousands of people who got their start in model rockets with this classic! The Estes Alpha III was the very first rocket in the E2X series. E2X (Easy-to-Assemble) is a rocket series designed with beginners in mind. With all pre-colored rocket parts and easily applied self-stick decals, you're ready for liftoff in minutes.

With nothing more needed than glue for this launch set, you can be on the flying field in no time at all! Using standard Estes engines (sold separately) the Alpha III sores to heights of 1,100'. Whether you're a first time rocketeer or a long time flyer, the Alpha III is a true classic that should be in everyones' collection.

What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying, classic rocket!

  • No paint or special tools needed.
  • All parts are colored & easy to put together.
  • Glue parts together, apply decals, attach the recovery system & you are ready to blast off!
  • Assembly takes 1 hour or less.

Length: 12.3" (31.2 cm).
Diameter: .98" (25 mm).
Estimated Weight: 1.2 oz. (34 g).
Fins: Plastic.
Projected Altitude: 1,100' (335 m).
Recovery: 12" (30.5 cm) Parachute.
Recommended Engines: A8-3 (First Flight), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7.

Includes body tube, plastic fins, 12" parachute, decals, nose cone, launch controller and launch pad.

Requires glue, engines, igniters, recovery wadding & 4 AA alkaline batteries, sold separately.

Recommended for ages 10 years and up. Adult supervision is recommended for those under 12 years of age.