Estes Estes QCC Explorer Model Rocket Kit

Don't let the looks fool you with this Skill Level 4 kit. It may look like it's simple to build but what's under the paint will surprise you! Each simulated air intake/fin assembly is constructed from 12 interlocking laser cut balsa pieces.... This beauty tops the altitude scale at 1,225 feet using powerful Estes E engines. Rocketeers aged 18 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills with this impressive rocket.

Assembled Rocket

A presence commanding, high flier, the Estes QCC Explorer will give hours of building enjoyment.
Rocket and Equipment

Amazing heights of 1,225 feet can be reached with your completed QCC Explorer.
3, 2, 1, Lift Off!
A presence commanding, high flier, the Estes QCC Explorer is a design study on what a Hypersonic Cruise Missile may one day look like. The long slender air intakes along the body would not only supply air to the engine but provide lift while flying to its target. The kit features air intakes built up of laser cut wood and a plastic molded exhaust cone. Standing almost 3 feet tall, your QCC Explorer will float back into the atmosphere on a decorated 18 inch preassembled parachute. Looking for another building challenge? Check out the Asteroid Hunter Skill Level 5 Model Rocket Kit.

Blast Off to Learning Fun
In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. A high degree of construction and finishing skills are required for the QCC Explorer. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, nose cone and waterslide decals make for hours of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 4 kit.

Mission Control
The QCC Explorer requires an Estes Porta-Pad E, E Launch Controller and Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes C11-3, D12-5, E9-4 or E9-6 engines are recommended for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (30 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility

What's In The Box?
Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone, waterslide decals, 18 inch preassembled parachute and instructions.

Parts

You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 4 kit.

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Estes
$39.99 at Amazon

The D-Region Tomahawk is a 1/5 scale of NASA's sounding rocket. Launched only one time in 1968, this rocket was designed to take m...easurements of the D-layer of the ionosphere - thus its name. Our version of this fantastic scale rocket captures all the detail of the original in an easy to assemble Skill Level 2 model that flies as good as it looks. Rocketeers aged 18 and up can enjoy this high-powered kit, with adult supervision for those under 18. <P> <table cellpadding="10" cellspacing="0" border="0" width="250" align="left"> <tr><td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B000QFEKVO-1.jpg" alt="Assembled Rocket" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>The D-Region Tomahawk is a 1/5 scale of NASA's sounding rocket.<br></em></b></font> </td></tr> <tr><td align="center"><img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B000QFEKVO-2.jpg" alt="Packaging" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>In terms of performance, this gigantic rocket stands over 3 feet tall and can blast nearly 800 feet high.<br></em></b></font> </td></tr> </table> <b>3, 2, 1, Lift Off!</b> <br>In terms of performance, this gigantic rocket stands over 3 feet tall and can blast nearly 800 feet high when powered with our E engine. If you don't want to test the limits of your visibility, we've included an adapter to launch on Estes D engines. Finally, to protect this beautiful scale model when it lands, we've included an 18 inch preassembled nylon parachute! Get in touch with your inner astronaut today. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out the 1/10 scale U.S. Army Patriot M-104 Model Rocket Kit.<P> <P><b>Blast Off to Learning Fun</b> <br>In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. As a Skill Level 2 the D-Region Tomahawk is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction, finishing and painting. It features molded plastic fins and nose cone as well as waterslide decals. <P> <P><b>Mission Control</b> <br>The D-Region Tomahawk requires a Porta-Pad E and E Launch Controller as well as Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes D12-5 or E9-6 engines are recommended for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (30 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility. <P> <b>What's In The Box?</b> <br>Estes body tubes, molded plastic fins and nose cone, waterslide decals, 18 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. <br clear="all"> <table cellpadding="30" cellspacing="0" border="0" align="center"> <tr> <td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B000QFEKVO-3.jpg" alt="Parts" width="560",height="250"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 2 kit.</b></em></font> </td></tr> </table> <br clear="all"> Read More

Estes
$29.99 at Amazon

The Big Daddy is a real head-turner at the launch field! From the Skill Level 2 Series, not only is it a classic but it has been r...edesigned to handle our super powerful E engines and can reach a cloud topping 900 feet. If you prefer to keep it suborbital, it will also fly extremely well on Estes C11 or D engines. Rocketeers aged 18 and up can enjoy this high-powered kit, with adult supervision for those under 18. <p> <table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="10" cellspacing="0" width="250"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Assembled Rocket" height="300" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B000BVL50C-1._V396353770_.jpg" width="180" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>The biggest little rocket around, at just under 20 inches tall with a 3 inch waist, this high powered rocket is built to handle E engine power! <br /></em></strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Packaging" height="300" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B000BVL50C-2._V396353570_.jpg" width="180" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>The Big Daddy can reach a cloud topping 900 feet.<br /></em></strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <strong>3, 2, 1, Lift Off!</strong> <br />BIG is better! Well in most things - big is better. Standing just under 20 inches tall and having a Big Daddy waist size of 3 inches, this high powered bullet is built to handle all the power you can stuff into the motor tube. The Estes rocket engineers have given the Big Daddy a contemporary new look and the biggest blow molded nose cones in the hobby. Whether launching on Estes E, C11 or D engines, this extreme rocket is returned safely on a colorful 24 inch preassembled parachute. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out the brand new Mega Mosquito Level 2 Model Rocket Kit.</p> <p></p> <p><strong>Blast Off to Learning Fun</strong> <br />In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. Skill Level 2 is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction, finishing and painting. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone and waterslide decals make experience necessary to build this Skill Level 2 kit but the end result is worth the effort.</p> <p></p> <p><strong>Mission Control</strong> <br />The Big Daddy requires a Porta-Pad E and E Launch Controller as well as Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes C11-3, D12-3, D12-5 or E9-6 engines are recommended for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (15 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility.</p> <p><strong>What's In The Box?</strong> <br />Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone, waterslide decals, 24 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. <br clear="all" /> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="30" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Parts" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B000BVL50C-3.jpg" width="560" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 2 kit.</em></strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <br clear="all" /></p> Read More

Estes
$19.99 at Amazon.com

Don't let the looks fool you with this Skill Level 4 kit. It may look like it's simple to build but what's under the paint will su...rprise you! Each simulated air intake/fin assembly is constructed from 12 interlocking laser cut balsa pieces. This beauty tops the altitude scale at 1,225 feet using powerful Estes E engines. Rocketeers aged 18 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills with this impressive rocket. A presence commanding, high flier, the Estes QCC Explorer will give hours of building enjoyment. Amazing heights of 1,225 feet can be reached with your completed QCC Explorer. 3, 2, 1, Lift Off! A presence commanding, high flier, the Estes QCC Explorer is a design study on what a Hypersonic Cruise Missile may one day look like. The long slender air intakes along the body would not only supply air to the engine but provide lift while flying to its target. The kit features air intakes built up of laser cut wood and a plastic molded exhaust cone. Standing almost 3 feet tall, your QCC Explorer will float back into the atmosphere on a decorated 18 inch preassembled parachute. Looking for another building challenge? Check out the Asteroid Hunter Skill Level 5 Model Rocket Kit. Blast Off to Learning Fun In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. A high degree of construction and finishing skills are required for the QCC Explorer. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, nose cone and waterslide decals make for hours of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 4 kit. Mission Control The QCC Explorer requires an Estes Porta-Pad E, E Launch Controller and Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes C11-3, D12-5, E9-4 or E9-6 engines are recommended for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (30 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility What's In The Box? Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone, waterslide decals, 18 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 4 kit. Read More

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$25.83 at Sears Marketplace

Estes Hyper Bat Model Rocket Kit - Not only is the Hyper Bat a highly sought after kit but it is another great addition to the lin...e of 2-stage rocket kits from Estes. Super cool looking "bat" wings will soar off the launch pad for specular flights! No sonar necessary for this unique Skill Level 2 model as it will fly straight up into the sky to be returned by a 12 inch preassembled parachute. Rocketeers aged 12 and up can enjoy this high-powered kit with adult supervision for those under 10. The Hyper Bat is a sleek 2-stage sport rocket. Super cool looking "bat" wings will have this rocket soaring to heights of 2125 feet! 3 2 1 Lift Off! A sleek sport rocket standing over 20 inches tall and reaching out-of-sight heights of 2125 feet the Hyper Bat is one impressive specimen. With its 2 stages the Hyper Bat has two sections with the engines stacked or staged one on top of the other. The lower or first stage contains a booster engine that kicks the rocket off the launch pad and the upper or second stage has a standard engine inserted into it for extreme flight altitude. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another popular 2-stage the Mongoose Model Rocket Kit. Blast Off to Learning Fun In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion flight and aerodynamics and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. As a Skill Level 2 the Hyper Bat is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction finishing and painting. It features laser cut fins a molded plastic nose cone as well as waterslide decals. Mission Control The Hyper Bat requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). A8-0 A8-5 B4-0 B6-4 B6-6 C6-0 or C6-5 engines suggested Read More

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$36.63 $32.23 at Sears Marketplace

Estes 1225 Alpha Flying Model Rocket Kit - When a rocket has been sold to millions of model rocketeers for over three decades ther...e has to be a reason. With its high quality components easy assembly and reliable performance the Estes Alpha has become the all-time leading entry level rocket! When powered with a C engine this Skill Level 1 rocket can reach cloud topping altitudes of 1000 feet. Rocketeers aged 10 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills with adult supervision for children under 12. The Estes Alpha has become the all-time leading entry level rocket! You'll feel patriotic as you watch your Alpha fly 1000 feet into the air. 3 2 1 Lift Off! With a rocket this well-known you are bound to get compliments from fellow rocketeers on choosing such a thoroughbred. Building the Alpha takes about an afternoon and flying is just as easy and enjoyable as building this classic. Its suggested color scheme and classy red white and blue decals are as American as you can get. You'll feel patriotic building this sleek and colorful rocket as well as flying it. Get an Alpha and start flying today! Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another Skill Level 1 Classic the Der Red Max Model Rocket Kit. Blast Off to Learning Fun In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion flight and aerodynamics and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. Some painting gluing and sanding are required for the Alpha. Quality Estes body tubes laser cut wood fins molded plastic nose cone and self-stick decals make for an afternoon of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 1 kit. Mission Control The Alpha requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). A6-2 A8-3 A8-5 B4-4 B6-4 B6-6. C6-5 Read More

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$48.12 $42.35 at Sears Marketplace

Estes Vector Force Model Rocket Kit - The Vector Force with its high quality laser cut wood fins and balsa nose cone has all the l...ook and feel of a more advanced kit with the simple build and finish ease of a Skill Level 1. Perfect for beginners and rocket buffs alike this beauty tops the altitude scale at 750 feet using powerful Estes engines. Rocketeers aged 10 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills with adult supervision for children under 12. The Vector Force is perfect for beginners and rocket buffs alike! The Vector Force checks in at an impressive 28 inches tall! 3 2 1 Lift Off! A presence commanding high flier the Vector Force is sure to please all kids (or kids at heart) at the flying range. Standing over 2 feet tall your Vector Force will float back into the atmosphere on a decorated 18 inch preassembled parachute. A must-have simple to build and finish rocket that will impress at launch pad over and over again! Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out this 2-stage Estes Classic the Long Tom Skill Level 2 Model Rocket Kit. Blast Off to Learning Fun In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion flight and aerodynamics and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. Some painting gluing and sanding are required for the Vector Force. Quality Estes body tubes laser cut wood fins nose cone and waterslide decals make for an afternoon of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 1 kit. Mission Control The Vector Force requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes B6-4 or C6-5 engines are recommended for all missions. Unless otherwise specified all models require assembly. Tools construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch a launch s Read More

$84.39 $68.61 at Shoplet.com

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Estes
$12.99 at Amazon

When a rocket has been sold to millions of model rocketeers for over three decades, there has to be a reason. With its high qualit...y components, easy assembly and reliable performance, the Estes Alpha has become the all-time leading entry level rocket! When powered with a C engine, this Skill Level 1 rocket can reach cloud topping altitudes of 1,000 feet. Rocketeers aged 10 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills, with adult supervision for children under 12.<P> <table cellpadding="10" cellspacing="0" border="0" width="250" align="left"> <tr><td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B0006N73ZQ-1.jpg" alt="Assembled Rocket" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>The Estes Alpha has become the all-time leading entry level rocket! <br></em></b></font> </td></tr> <tr><td align="center"><img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B0006N73ZQ-2.jpg" alt="Packaging" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>You'll feel patriotic as you watch your Alpha fly 1,000 feet into the air.<br></em></b></font> </td></tr> </table> <b>3, 2, 1, Lift Off!</b> <br>With a rocket this well-known you are bound to get compliments from fellow rocketeers on choosing such a thoroughbred. Building the Alpha takes about an afternoon and flying is just as easy and enjoyable as building this classic. Its suggested color scheme and classy red, white and blue decals are as American as you can get. You'll feel patriotic building this sleek and colorful rocket as well as flying it. Get an Alpha and start flying today! Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another Skill Level 1 Classic, the Der Red Max Model Rocket Kit.<P> <P><b>Blast Off to Learning Fun</b> <br>In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. Some painting, gluing and sanding are required for the Alpha. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone and self-stick decals make for an afternoon of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 1 kit.<P> <P><b>Mission Control</b> <br>The Alpha requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). A6-2, A8-3, A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6. C6-5 or C6-7 engines suggested for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (15 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility.<P> <b>What's In The Box?</b> <br>Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone, self-stick decals, 12 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. <br clear="all"> <table cellpadding="30" cellspacing="0" border="0" align="center"> <tr> <td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B0006N73ZQ-3.jpg" alt="Parts" width="560",height="250"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>Requires some painting, gluing and sanding for the end result of hours of fun!</b></em></font> </td></tr> </table> <br clear="all"> Read More

Estes
$31.99 at Amazon

The all new Mega Mosquito is a Super-Sized version of the original Mosquito! Like his ?little? brother before him, this newcomer ...to the Estes line is bound to be a classic. Hailing from the Skill Level 2 Series, the Mega Mosquito can reach heights of 750 feet using Estes D and E powered engines. As an added bonus, we?ve included the original Mosquito for free! Two easy builders, one great price! Rocketeers aged 18 and up can enjoy this kit, with adult supervision for those under 18. <p> <table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="10" cellspacing="0" width="250"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Assembled Mega Mosquito" height="300" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B004LGXCKY-1._V396353775_.jpg" width="180" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>The Mega Mosquito can reach heights of 750 feet using Estes D and E powered engines.<br /></em></strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Packaging" height="300" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B004LGXCKY-2._V396353769_.jpg" width="180" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>Skill Level 1 and Skill Level 2, all in one amazing kit.<br /></em></strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <strong>3, 2, 1, Lift Off!</strong> <br />D and E power with Mini Engine power too? That?s what you get with this exciting kit! The high-powered Mega Mosquito can reach heights of 750 feet, which is impressive considering it weighs in at more than 5 ounces! And let?s not forget about the bonus Mosquito that is included. Standing just 3.8 inches tall, this mini-powered rocket can reach up to 800 feet! It might take an afternoon of your time but then it?s off to the flying field for ?double? your fun. Whether launching on Estes D or E engines, the extreme Mega Mosquito is returned safely on a colorful 18 inch preassembled parachute, while the Mosquito uses tumble recovery. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out the Estes Classic Payloader II Model Rocket Kit.</p> <p></p> <p><strong>Blast Off to Learning Fun</strong> <br />In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. The Mega Mosquito, which is a Skill Level 2, is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction, finishing and painting. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone and waterslide decals make experience necessary to build this Skill Level 2 kit but the end result is worth the effort. As a Skill Level 1, the Mosquito only requires some painting, gluing and sanding with the same high quality laser cut wood fins, nose cone and decal to work with you?ll be flying this Estes original in no time.</p> <p></p> <p><strong>Mission Control</strong> <br />The Mega Mosquito requires a Porta-Pad E and E Launch Controller as well as Estes engines for the launch (not included). Estes D12-3, D12-5, E9-4 or E9-6 engines are recommended for all missions. The Mosquito flies on Estes Mini- Engines A3-2T, A3-2T, A3-4T or A10-3T. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (15 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility.</p> <p><strong>What's In The Box?</strong> <br />Estes body tubes, high quality wood nose cones, waterslide decals, laser cut wood fins, 18 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. <br clear="all" /> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="30" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><img alt="Assembled Mega Mosquito and Mosquito" height="250" src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/2011/B004LGXCKY-3._V396353768_.jpg" width="560" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><em>As an added bonus you get the original Mosquito for free! </em></strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <br clear="all" /></p> Read More

Estes
$14.99 at Amazon

Not only is the Hyper Bat a highly sought after kit but it is another great addition to the line of 2-stage rocket kits from Estes.... Super cool looking "bat" wings will soar off the launch pad for specular flights! No sonar necessary for this unique Skill Level 2 model, as it will fly straight up into the sky, to be returned by a 12 inch preassembled parachute. Rocketeers aged 12 and up can enjoy this high-powered kit, with adult supervision for those under 10. <P> <table cellpadding="10" cellspacing="0" border="0" width="250" align="left"> <tr><td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B004LGXCK4-1.jpg" alt="Assembled Rocket" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>The Hyper Bat is a sleek, 2-stage sport rocket.<br></em></b></font> </td></tr> <tr><td align="center"><img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B004LGXCK4-2.jpg" alt="Packaging" width="300",height="180"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>Super cool looking "bat" wings will have this rocket soaring to heights of 2,125 feet!<br></em></b></font> </td></tr> </table> <b>3, 2, 1, Lift Off!</b> <br>A sleek sport rocket standing over 20 inches tall and reaching out-of-sight heights of 2,125 feet, the Hyper Bat is one impressive specimen. With its 2 stages, the Hyper Bat has two sections with the engines stacked or staged one on top of the other. The lower or first stage contains a booster engine that kicks the rocket off the launch pad, and the upper or second stage has a standard engine inserted into it for extreme flight altitude. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another popular 2-stage the Mongoose Model Rocket Kit.<P> <P><b>Blast Off to Learning Fun</b> <br>In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. As a Skill Level 2 the Hyper Bat is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction, finishing and painting. It features laser cut fins a molded plastic nose cone as well as waterslide decals. <P> <P><b>Mission Control</b> <br>The Hyper Bat requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). A8-0, A8-5, B4-0, B6-4, B6-6, C6-0 or C6-5 engines suggested for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four 'AA' alkaline batteries are required ? sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (15 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility.<P> <b>What's In The Box?</b> <br>Estes body tubes, laser cut fins, molded plastic nose cone, waterslide decals, 12 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. <br clear="all"> <table cellpadding="30" cellspacing="0" border="0" align="center"> <tr> <td align="center"> <img src="http://images.amazon.com/images/G/01/toys/detail-page/B004LGXCK4-3.jpg" alt="Parts" width="560",height="250"><br><br><font size="1"><b><em>You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 2 kit.</b></em></font> </td></tr> </table> <br clear="all"> Read More

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