Estes Rocket Science Model Rocket Starter Set

SKU: M402805 5302
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M402805 5302

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Discover how you can have FUN with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)! Build the "Rocket Science" model rocket, launch with one of the 3 engines included and observe as a reaction occurs to make this rocket soar! You will get to be a "Rocket Scientist" as you experiment with the other 2 included engines to see how high your rocket will go! Powered by Estes standard model rocket engines (also sold separately) this rocket can soar up to 1,100'. We’ve also included a simple to build altitude tracker to help you measure how high your rocket goes and can be used again and again!

Skill Level: Beginner
Length: 12.6" (32 cm)
Diameter: .98" (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.2 oz. (34 g)
Estimated Assembly Time: 1 Hour (painting and glue drying time not included)
Fin Materials: Plastic
Decal Type: Self-stick
Launch System: Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller
Launch Rod Size: 1/8"
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
Projected Max Altitude: 1,100 ft. (335 m)
Recovery System: 12" (30.5 cm) Parachute

Includes rocket, porta-pad II launch pad, electron beam launch controller, parachute, 3 engines (A8-3, B6-4, C6-5), 4 starters, 8 plugs, 12 squares of recovery wadding and altitude tracker.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue and hobby knife. (Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately.)

WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH: Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (sold separately).

Age Recommendation: Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly.