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Last Updated: 06/24/2019

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  #1

4M Water Rocket Kit

Model: 4605   |    Mpn: 4605   |    Ean: 0793631314973   |    PartNumber: 4605   |   Asin: B005DPWECE

Blast off into the heavens with the 4M Water Rocket Kit. The 4M Water Rocket Kit uses the power of water pressure to blast its rocket up to 90 feet in the air. The kit contains all the parts required to transform a recycled soda bottle into a functioning water rocket. This kit is ideal for young science enthusiasts, especially those interested in rocketry and space flight. Detailed instructions for use and care are included. Adult supervision recommended. This kit requires the use of a bicycle pump (not included).

Features

  • The 4M Water Rocket Kit uses the power of water pressure to blast its rocket up to 90 feet in the air.
  • The kit contains all the parts required to transform a recycled soda bottle into a functioning water rocket.
  • This kit is ideal for young science enthusiasts, especially those interested in rocketry and space flight.
  • Detailed instructions for use and care are included. Adult supervision recommended.
  • This kit requires the use of a bicycle pump (not included).
  • Challenge your child's imagination with 4M toys and kits.
  • 4M educational toys cover a wide range of educational subjects and include science kits, arts and crafts kits, robotics kits, and more.
  • 4M offers a wide range of toys and kits to let you build a clock, crochet a placemat, or turn your room into a planetarium--all in the name of making learning fun.
  • Construct your own rocket
  • See how the rocket flies, Blasts over 30 feet
  • Mechanics kits are innovative, inspiring and full of action
  • Kit includes all required parts and instructions
  • Educational kit that demonstrates a science principle
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Brand: 4M   |   Manufacturer: Toysmith

Item Dimensions: 4 x 11.5 x 8.5 inches (10.2 x 29.2 x 21.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.8 x 8.5 x 11.4 inches (9.7 x 21.6 x 29.0 cm)

Amazon Price: $16.09 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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Warranty: 30 day warranty against manufacturer defects

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  #2

Estes Tandem-X Flying Model Rocket Launch Set

Model: 1469   |    Mpn: 1469   |    Ean: 0789264285360   |    PartNumber: 1469   |   Asin: B002VLP67S

Estes, tandem x launch set, pair of high performance rockets, Amazon towers almost 3' high, easy to assemble, Tiger striped body tube, pre-colored plastic nose cone & fins & self stick decals make building this rocket easy to do in about an hour, when flown on standard engines, this rocket can reach heights over 650' with recovery on a 18" preassembled parachute, the crossfire 6 rocket kit that can be built in about a day, features a streamlined shape with aerodynamic fins & nose cone, rocket length is 15,6", when launched with standard engines, crossfire can reach heights up to 1,200', preassembled 12" parachute is included, launch system includes astron II launch controller & astron II launch pad.


Blast model rockets to amazing heights with the Estes Tandem-X Launch Set. An ideal introduction to rocket building, this set contains two rocket kits: the Amazon and the Crossfire ISX. It also comes with a launch pad for easy launching, plus two plastic parachutes that ensure a gentle descent to the ground. Whether you're a new rocketeer or a seasoned veteran of the skies, the Tandem-X is sure to deliver plenty of high-altitude thrills.



Learn the basics of crafting model rockets with the 3-foot tall Amazon and 15 inch Crossfire. View larger.



Its launch system includes a stabilizing launch pad and push-button controller. View larger.

Blast Off to Extreme Heights With two rocket kits, the Tandem-X Launch Set offers two unique launching experiences. The aptly-named Amazon is the bigger of the two rockets: it towers at almost three feet tall and features a fearsome tiger-stripe decal. When flown with a standard Estes engine, the Amazon can soar to heights of 600 feet.

The Crossfire is a smaller craft, standing just a little over 15 inches tall. In spite of its size, this little rocket can blast off to seriously impressive altitudes. Thanks to its aerodynamic fins and nose cone, the Crossfire can reach cloud-bursting heights of 1,150 feet. Both rockets are outfitted with colorful, preassembled parachutes, which ensure they can float gently back to Earth for another flight.

An Introduction to Rocket Building The Tandem-X Launch offers just the right amount of challenge for novice rocket builders. The Amazon is an E2X (easy-to-assemble) rocket, and requires no paint or special tools for assembly. It can be built in less than an hour: simply glue the plastic fins to the tube, install the engine, and attach the parachute. Finish the rocket off with a few self-stick decals, and you're ready to launch.

Once builders have mastered the basics, they can move on to the more advanced Skill Level 1 Crossfire. With its plastic nose cone and laser-cut balsa fins, the Crossfire requires a little more finesse. Assembling the rocket can take an entire afternoon, but it's a rewarding and educational process. Builders will learn several beginner-level rocket techniques, such as painting and sanding. Estes has also included an illustrated, step-by-step instruction guide to help keep the assembly fun, smooth, and frustration-free.

Educational Fun In addition to the thrills it provides, the Tandem-X also has significant educational value. The set transforms 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. Even failed launches can turn into a learning experience.

Requires an Estes Engine Both rockets require a specialized Estes engine to launch. For the Amazon, Estes recommends a B4-2 engine for your first flight. The rocket is also compatible with other Estes engines, including the B4-4, B6-2, B6-4, C6-3, and C6-5. For the Crossfire, Estes recommends the A8-3 for first flight, and the B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, and C6-7 for more advanced launching.

What's in the Box Estes 1469 Tandem-X Launch Set with Amazon rocket kit, Crossfire ISX rocket kit, two plastic parachutes, launch pad, and push-button launch controller.



Features

  • The Amazon is quick and easy to assemble, this huge rocket, standing 30in tall, can reach heights over 650 feet with recovery on a colorful 18 inch preassembled parachute
  • The Crossfire can easily be built in about a day and features a totally streamlined shape with aerodynamic fins and nose cone. This bullet can reach cloud busting heights up to 1,200 feet
  • Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Recommended Engines: A8-3 (First Flight), B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, C6-7
  • Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes Rockets

Item Dimensions: 18 x 4.38 x 10 inches (45.7 x 11.1 x 25.4 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.9 x 8 x 13.2 inches (9.9 x 20.3 x 33.5 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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  #3

Estes 2452 Athena Flying Model Rocket Kit

Model: 2452   |    Mpn: EST2452   |    Ean: 0047776024526   |    PartNumber: EST2452   |   Asin: B002TWBY16

002452 features: -recommended engines: a8-3 (first Flight), b6-4, c6-5. -Ready to fly. -Includes: quality body tube, plastic nose cone and fins, self stick name decal, 12 in. Parachute. Gender: -boy. Category: -early development toys. Minimum age requirement: -8 years and up. Generic dimensions: -Product weight: 1.4 lbs. Dimensions: Overall height - top to bottom: -16.5 inches. Overall Width - side to side: -0.98 inches. Overall depth - front to back: -0.98 inches. Overall product weight: -1.4 pounds.

Features

  • High Performance Rocket
  • 16 tall
  • Ready to Fly
  • Flies on Estes Standard Engines
  • Flies up to 1100 '
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 13 x 4 x 4 inches (33.0 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 4.1 x 4.2 x 13.2 inches (10.4 x 10.7 x 33.5 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

Amazon Price: $10.39 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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  #4

Estes 1948 Big Bertha Flying Model Rocket Kit

Model: 1948   |    Mpn: 1948   |    Ean: 0047776019485   |    PartNumber: 1948   |   Asin: B0006NAMUO

The Big Bertha is an Estes classic from the Skill Level 1 Series. In just one afternoon you ll be ready for an exciting time at the launch field! Propelled by powerful standard Estes engines, this beauty travels to 500 feet. If you've never flown a Bertha, get one and launch it. Once you've flown it, you'll take it to every launch! Rocketeers aged 10 and up can enjoy high-altitude thrills, with adult supervision for children under 12. Big, burly, black and beautiful perfectly describes this Estes classic. The Big Bertha checks in at an impressive 2 feet tall! 3, 2, 1, Lift Off! Big Bertha is an Estes original. Big, burly, black and beautiful perfectly describes this classic. She's an all-around Estes favorite that has truly withstood the test of time. Over the decades, Big Bertha has been most modelers' first big build. While standing on its massive fins, this impressive rocket checks in at 2 feet tall, floating back to earth with a decorated 18 inch preassembled parachute. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another Estes favorite, the Der Red Max Skill Level 1 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 Big Bertha. Quality Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone and easy to apply self-stick decals make for an afternoon of building enjoyment with this Skill Level 1 kit.



Mission Control The Big Bertha requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). Start with a B4-2, B4-4, B6-2 or B6-4 engine for the first flight. Use an Estes C6-5 engine for subsequent flights. 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.

What's In The Box? Estes body tubes, laser cut wood fins, molded plastic nose cone, self-stick decals, 18 inch preassembled parachute and instructions. Requires some painting, gluing and sanding for the end result of hours of fun!

Features

  • Skill level 1
  • Laser cut wood fins, self-stick decals, 18 in. (46 cm) parachute recovery
  • Projected max altitude: 500 ft. (152 m)
  • An Estes original
  • Laser cut balsa fins
  • Standard engine powered
  • Parachute recovery
  • Flies over 500'
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 23.5 x 2.5 x 6.5 inches (59.7 x 6.4 x 16.5 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 0.79 x 4.49 x 18.82 inches (2.0 x 11.4 x 47.8 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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  #5

Estes Phantom Blue Model Rocket Kit

Model: 2483   |    Mpn: 2483   |    Ean: 6473253202363   |    PartNumber: 2483   |   Asin: B00DWSPFZC

Estes, Phantom blue almost ready to fly kit, powered by standard engines, can fly well over 1,000', rocket is fast off the pad, just a few minutes of your time & this rocket will be ready to launch, rocket is 19,3" in length.

Features

Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 19.3 x 0.98 x 0.98 inches (49.0 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.8 x 4.2 x 13.3 inches (9.7 x 10.7 x 33.8 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

Amazon Price: $14.16 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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Warranty: 1 year warranty against manufacturer defects

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  #6

Estes 7000 Bull Pup 12D Model Rocket Kit

Model: 7000   |    Mpn: 7000   |    Ean: 0799959454681   |    PartNumber: 7000   |   Asin: B0006N7400

The Estes bull pup 12D is a highly detailed version of the USAF agm-12d bull pup air to ground missile. First developed in the 1950S, the Bull pup was used in combat until the 1970S. Over 30, 000 bull Pups were built and used until it was decommissioned in the mid 80S. If you're just getting started in scale model rockets, the Bull pup 12D is a great kit to develop your scale model building skills.This kit comes with a large diameter, single piece body tube, high quality molded plastic tail and nose cone, laser cut wood fins and authentic full color water slide decals. Standing 15.6 inches tall, this Rocket can pack a ballistic punch by reaching almost 675 feet on standard engines and recovering with a colorful 12 inch preassembled parachute.

Features

  • Authentic color decals
  • Scale model of the usaf agm-12d bull pup Air-to-ground missile
  • Stands over 15 tall
  • 12 parachute recovery
  • Flies over 800'
  • Authentic color decals
  • Stands over 15 tall
  • 12 parachute recovery
  • Flies over 800'
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes Rockets

Item Dimensions: 15 x 1.5 x 6.5 inches (38.1 x 3.8 x 16.5 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.5 x 5.4 x 10 inches (3.8 x 13.7 x 25.4 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

Amazon Price: $14.45 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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  #7

Estes Fin Alignment Guide Model Kit

Model: 2231   |    Mpn: 2231   |    Ean: 0047776022317   |    PartNumber: 2231   |   Asin: B004LGXCLI

302231 fin alignment guide

Features

  • Fast & accurate fin alignment for three or four finned rockets
  • No more guessing where your balsa fins go, this guide does it all for you
  • Suitable for ages 10 & older
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 1.5 x 6 x 7 inches (3.8 x 15.2 x 17.8 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.4 x 7.5 x 8.1 inches (3.6 x 19.1 x 20.6 cm)

First Available: 2019-06-02

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  #8

Estes Rockets 1969 Saturn V Model Rocket Kit (1/100 Scale), Brown/A

 Ean: 0047776019690   |    PartNumber: EST1969   |   Asin: B07LBXSC6X

Once again, Estes has brought back the famous Saturn V! This famed rocket was the first vehicle to send Man to the moon and is one of the finest 1: 100th scale models kits ever produced. Scaled from official NASA drawings, The finished model is 43.25 inches tall and lifts off to about 350 feet on a e30-4 composite motor. We have updated every plastic part in this kit and you wont be disappointed! Accurate Apollo II body wraps, detailed blow molded transition, easier to assemble escape tower, injection molded fins and highly detailed removable display nozzles that doubles as a stand. Additional information length 43.25 in. (110 diameter 3.94 in. (100 estimated weight 11 oz. (311.8 construction parachute recovery: 2 24 in. (61 cm) and 1 18 in. (46 Recommended engines e12-4 (first launch), e30-4projected Max altitude 350 feet (107 m)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. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required sold separately-unless otherwise specified.

Features

  • Exceptional 1:100th scale model
  • Magnificent on display and in flight
  • All new highly detailed plastic parts
  • Recommended Engines: E12-4 (first launch), E30-4
  • ATTENTION: Requires Estes E Launch Controller and E Launch Pad - Sold Separately
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes Rockets

Item Dimensions: 4.38 x 12.38 x 16 inches (11.1 x 31.4 x 40.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 4.5 x 12.3 x 27.9 inches (11.4 x 31.2 x 70.9 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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  #9

Estes 1413 Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Wacky Wiggler

Model: 1413   |    Mpn: 1413   |    Ean: 0047776014138   |    PartNumber: 1413   |   Asin: B075LPXHXG

Whirlybird flying Model Rocket Launch Set for hours of outdoor fun in the sun with friends and family.

Features

  • This colorful, dual recovery rocket includes all pre-colored rocket parts and easy to apply decals. No painting required, about an hour to assemble for an exciting launching and flying experience!
  • When powered with a C6-5 engine, you can launch your Whirlybird to 650 feet and then watch as the nose cone helicopters to the ground while the main body lands gently with its preassembled parachute.
  • This launch set includes the Estes electron beam launch controller (requires 4 high quality 1.5V AA alkaline batteries, sold separately) and porta-pad II launch pad.
  • Estes 1413 rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly.
  • Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, 1413 rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately - unless otherwise specified.
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 13 x 1.35 x 21.2 inches (33.0 x 3.4 x 53.8 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.9 x 7.99 x 12.95 inches (9.9 x 20.3 x 32.9 cm)

First Available: 2017-10-01

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Warranty: 30 day warranty against manufacturer defects

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  #10

Estes Designer Special

Model: 1980   |    Mpn: 1980   |    Ean: 0789264299565   |    PartNumber: 1980   |   Asin: B0084JTDOS

Build and fly your own designs. 100+ useful parts to build up to 8 rockets! Be that "rocket scientist" You've always dreamed of being!100+ parts2 each - BT-5, bt-20, bt-50, bt-55 and bt-60 18" Body tubesassorted engine mount tubesassorted laser cut centering ringsassorted green centering ringstube couplers for all body tube sizesparachutes and streamerslaunch lugsengine hooksengine hook retainer ringsengine blocks/8' & 1/4" Shock cordsshock cord mountswood sheets for making finsfin templatestube transationsplastic nose conesnose cone insertsclay for nose cone weightclear payload sectionmodel rocket technical manual (basics of model rocketry)

Features

Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 0.1 x 0.1 x 0.1 inches (0.3 x 0.3 x 0.3 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 4 x 8 x 18.5 inches (10.2 x 20.3 x 47.0 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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Warranty: 1 year warranty against manufacturer defects

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  #11

Estes 1921 Mercury Redstone Flying Model Rocket Kit

Model: 1921   |    Mpn: 1921   |    Ean: 0047776019218   |    PartNumber: 1921   |   Asin: B00TKBLRFM

This is the mercury red stone flying model rocket by Estes.

Features

  • Flights up to 200 feet (61M)
  • Laser cut fins
  • Historical plastic parts set
  • 15 parachute recovery
  • Waterslide decals
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 2.05 x 5 x 16 inches (5.2 x 12.7 x 40.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 2.5 x 4.9 x 19.7 inches (6.4 x 12.4 x 50.0 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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  #12

Estes 1295 Mean Machine Flying Model Rocket Kit

Model: 1295   |    Mpn: EST1295   |    Ean: 0047776012950   |    PartNumber: EST1295   |   Asin: B0006NAS12

Mean machine

Features

  • Over 6' tall
  • Laser cut balsa fins
  • D and E engine powered
  • 24 parachute recovery
  • Flies over 900'
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes Rockets

Item Dimensions: 21.5 x 3.5 x 5.5 inches (54.6 x 8.9 x 14.0 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 4.5 x 4.9 x 22.3 inches (11.4 x 12.4 x 56.6 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

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  #13

Estes Wizard Rocket Bulk Pack (Pack of 12)

 Ean: 0047776017542   |    PartNumber: 1754   |   Asin: B009EZPF02

The Estes Wizard rocket bulk pack contains 12 rocket kit packets with materials and instructions required to assemble the rocket. It is recommended for children 10 years and older with adult supervision up to age 12. The molded plastic nose cone, body tube, pre-cut wood fins, and self-stick decals allow assembly of the rocket with Level 1 assembly skill and without painting. Additional equipment and supplies are required to launch the rocket, including launch system, model rocket engines, starters, recovery wadding, and glue (all sold separately). This rocket bulk pack has 12 individual packets, which allows each child to experience assembling and launching (with required components) the rocket and is suitable for youth group activities such as with clubs and schools.

Specifications Skill level Level 1, measuring, cutting, and gluing assembly, no painting Age recommendation 10 years and up, adult supervision under 12 Recommended engines 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (First Flight), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7 Projected maximum altitude 1,600' (488m) Rocket weight 0.5 oz. (14.2 g) Dimensions* 12 x 0.74" (H x W) Required components (not included) Launch Controller, such as Estes 002220 Electron Beam Launch Pad, such as Estes 002215 Porta-Pad II Rocket Engine/Starter/Recovery Wadding, such as Estes 001781 A8-3 Engine Bulk Pack *H is height, the vertical distance from the lowest to highest point; W is width, the horizontal distance from left to right.

A model rocket kit includes reusable parts, and requires launching equipment and single-use launching supplies. These kits are recommended for children 10 years and older, with adult supervision advised to age 12. Rocket kit assembly encompasses a range of skill levels from Easy-to-Assemble (E2X), requiring only simple gluing and less than an hour of time to Level 5, requiring multi-step assembly with measuring, cutting, gluing, and painting tasks. Reusable rocket kit components include a cone, a body tube, and a recovery parachute. A rocket engine, a starter, and recovery wadding are used once. Rocket engines come in a variety of sizes, time delays, and burn durations. A "first-flight" engine recommendation is generally made for each rocket kit. A launch pad has a stable base and a vertical rod that provide vertical stability during initial liftoff. A launch controller has a keyed ignition switch to prevent accidental ignition, and a cable provides a safe distance from the rocket during launch. Bulk packs of model rocket kits are available for clubs and schools, and allow groups of children to experience building and launching a rocket.

Estes manufactures model rocket kits, launching equipment, and rocket engines. The company, founded in 1958, is headquartered in Penrose, CO.

Features

  • 12 rocket kit packets with materials and instructions required to assemble the rocket
  • Molded plastic nose cone, body tube, pre-cut wood fins, and self-stick decals for Level 1 assembly skill
  • Projected maximum altitude of 1,600' (488m), streamer for rocket recovery
  • Recommended for ages 10 and older with adult supervision up to age 12
  • Requires launch system, model rocket engines, starters, recovery wadding, and glue (all sold separately)
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Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 5.1 x 9.6 x 8.6 inches (13.0 x 24.4 x 21.8 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 5 x 8.5 x 9.5 inches (12.7 x 21.6 x 24.1 cm)

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  #14

Estes Mini Fat Boy Model Rocket Kit

Model: 2442   |    Mpn: 2442   |    Ean: 0433599320158   |    PartNumber: 2442   |   Asin: B00BVBDR9I

A must have addition to your collection of mini engine powered rockets. A simple build and waterslide decals will have you flying this Rocket in no time at all. And what a fun little rocket it is!

Features

Brand: Estes   |   Manufacturer: Estes

Item Dimensions: 8.5 x 1.64 x 1.64 inches (21.6 x 4.2 x 4.2 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 2 x 5.1 x 12 inches (5.1 x 13.0 x 30.5 cm)

First Available: 2018-01-01

Amazon Price: $9.00 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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Warranty: 1 year warranty against manufacturer defects

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  #15

Smithsonian Science Activities Rocket Science Kit

Model: 52276   |    Mpn: 52276   |    Ean: 0042409522769   |    PartNumber: 52276   |   Asin: B00BUPFMT8

Includes 1 Fuselage, 1 wing Assembly, 1 Launch Tube, 1 Launch Plug, 1 Base, 1 Sticker Sheet and Color Poster with Instructions

Features

  • Build and Launch a Rocket
  • Powered by Baking Soda and Vinegar
  • Use it over and over again
  • S.T.E.M- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
  • Age 8 and Up
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Brand: Smithsonian   |   Manufacturer: NSI

Item Dimensions: 9.5 x 2 x 10.75 inches (24.1 x 5.1 x 27.3 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.1 x 10.6 x 11.7 inches (7.9 x 26.9 x 29.7 cm)

Amazon Price: $9.75 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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Warranty: No Warranty

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  #16

Daedalus 2-Stage Rocketarium Flying Model Rocket Kit. RK-1003

 Ean: 0628250034035   |    PartNumber: RK-1003   |   Asin: B07S96GY8N

Daedalus is a two-stage model rocket kit with self-adhesive decals, pre-cut fins, laser-cut plywood centering rings, plastic nose cone, and a 18" plastic parachute. Assembled, the Daedalus stands more than three feet tall and will reach 2000 ft on 2 E motors. This rocket requires 3/16" Launch Rod and compatible launch system. Requires (not included) Assembly, Wood glue, hobby knife, sandpaper, masking tape, primer and paint needed to build this rocket. Launch system with 3/16" Launch rod, Launch Controller and Rocket Motors needed to launch this rocket and are not included. The following rocket motors can be used: D12-0 with D12-5, or E12-0 with E12-6

Features

  • 2-Stage Rocket. Uses D, E Estes Motors
  • Comes with Self-adhesive Decals and Ejection Baffle (no wadding required)
  • Laser-cut fins and plywood centering rings, plastic nose cone, 18 plastic parachute
  • Intermediate Assembly Skills Required
  • Launched from 3/16 Launch Rod
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Brand: Rocketarium   |   Manufacturer: Rocketarium

Package Dimensions: 2.76 x 5.51 x 17.17 inches (7.0 x 14.0 x 43.6 cm)

Amazon Price: $28.95 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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  #17

Vortico Rocketarium Flying Model Rocket Kit. RK-1001

 Ean: 0628250034011   |    PartNumber: RK-1001   |   Asin: B07S95GYGP

Looking for something different? Give this oddroc a whirl! The Vortico shoots straight up into the sky and starts spinning. That motion results in helicoptering on the way down for a smooth landing. The Vortico doesn't land far from where it took off. This is a great rocket for launch sites with small recovery area. Clearly, the Vortico is different from most rockets. It is built with seven plywood pieces. The plywood pieces have tabs to which fit together to make building the rocket even easier. The clearly illustrated instructions make the Vortico rocket easy to assemble. This rocket should not be flown on windy days. Use a short (1 foot) launch rod. This rocket is launched from standard 1/8" Launch Rod. Requires (not included) Assembly, Wood glue, hobby knife, sandpaper. Launch system with 1/8" Launch rod, Launch Controller and Rocket Motors needed to launch this rocket and are not included. The following rocket motors can be used:A8-0, B6-0, C6-0, C6-3

Features

  • Uses A, B, C Estes Motors
  • Consists of seven pre-cut plywood pieces, motor tube, and launch lug.
  • The clearly illustrated instructions make the Vortico rocket easy to assemble.
  • The plywood pieces have tabs to which fit together to make building the rocket even easier.
  • Basic Assembly Skills Required
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Brand: Rocketarium   |   Manufacturer: Rocketarium

Package Dimensions: 1.57 x 2.24 x 9.69 inches (4.0 x 5.7 x 24.6 cm)

Amazon Price: $11.95 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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  #18

Mega Vortico Rocketarium Flying Model Rocket Kit. RK-1026

 Ean: 0628250034264   |    PartNumber: RK-1026   |   Asin: B07SD5MQRV

If you're looking to mix up your rocket fleet, take the Mega Vortico for a spin. These oddrocs fly straight up while spinning. That motion results in helicoptering on the way down for a smooth landing. The Mega Vortico doesn't land far from where it took off. This is a great rocket for launch sites with small recovery area. This rocket kit comes with seven (7) pieces of pre-cut lightweight plywood. Launch lug and motor tube are also included. Fully illustrated instructions make assembly a breeze. Painting the rocket is optional. This rocket should not be flown on windy days. Use a short (1 foot) launch rod. This rocket is launched from standard 3/16" Launch Rod. Requires (not included) Assembly, Wood glue, hobby knife, sandpaper. Launch system compatible with 3/16" Launch rod, Launch Controller and Rocket Motors needed to launch this rocket and are not included. The following rocket motors can be used: C11-0, D12-0, D12-3, E12-0, E12-4, E15-P, E15-4, D9-4, D15-4, E18-4, E28-4, F12-3, F24-4, 24E22

Features

  • Uses C, D, E Estes Motors or D, E, F Aerotech Motors
  • Consists of seven pre-cut plywood pieces, motor tube, and launch lug
  • The clearly illustrated instructions make the Mega Vortico rocket easy to assemble
  • The plywood pieces have tabs to which fit together to make building the rocket even easier
  • Basic Assembly Skills Required, Launch System with 3/16 Rod is Required
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Brand: Rocketarium   |   Manufacturer: Rocketarium

Package Dimensions: 1.57 x 2.17 x 10.08 inches (4.0 x 5.5 x 25.6 cm)

Amazon Price: $14.95 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
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  #19

4M Water Rocket Kit (Renewed)

 Ean: 0683332200173   |    PartNumber: 4605-cr   |   Asin: B07SCZ9418

Features

  • The 4M Water Rocket Kit uses the power of water pressure to blast its rocket up to 90 feet in the air.
  • The kit contains all the parts required to transform a recycled soda bottle into a functioning water rocket.
  • This kit is ideal for young science enthusiasts, especially those interested in rocketry and space flight.
  • Detailed instructions for use and care are included. Adult supervision recommended.
  • This kit requires the use of a bicycle pump (not included).
  • Challenge your child's imagination with 4M toys and kits.
  • 4M educational toys cover a wide range of educational subjects and include science kits, arts and crafts kits, robotics kits, and more.
  • 4M offers a wide range of toys and kits to let you build a clock, crochet a placemat, or turn your room into a planetarium--all in the name of making learning fun.
  • Construct your own rocket
  • See how the rocket flies, Blasts over 30 feet
  • Mechanics kits are innovative, inspiring and full of action
  • Kit includes all required parts and instructions
  • Educational kit that demonstrates a science principle
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Brand: 4M   |   Manufacturer: Toysmith

Item Dimensions: 4 x 11.5 x 8.5 inches (10.2 x 29.2 x 21.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3.75 x 8.5 x 11.5 inches (9.5 x 21.6 x 29.2 cm)

Warranty: 90 days limited warranty

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  #20

Pegasus Hobbies 1/144 The Luna Rocketship #9411 Special Edition Plated Chrome Finish Model Kit

 Ean: 0707600094117   |    PartNumber: 9411   |   Asin: B07HZ4KL5T

Based off of a classic, 1950's retro science-fiction design, the Luna Rocketship encompasses an ideal aesthetic look used to inspire outer space-themed movies. This 1/144 scale plastic kit includes incredibly detailed, molded-in parts with a chrome metal plating, and a display base. Assembly required. Skill level 2. 12" long. Your model kit ships directly to you from our Historic Sales warehouse located in Minneapolis, MN.

Features

  • The Luna Rocketship encompasses and ideal aesthetic look used to inspire outer space-themed movies.
  • 1/144 scale plastic kit includes very detailed, molded-in parts with a chrome metal plating.
  • A display base is included. Assembly required. Skill level 2.
  • Measures approximately 12 long. Suitable for ages 14 and up.
  • Ships directly to you from our Historic Sales warehouse located in Minneapolis, MN.
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Brand: Pegasus Hobby   |   Manufacturer: Pegasus

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  #21

Eclipse 2.4Ghz 4.5CH DIY RC Racing Drone (Color May Vary)

 Ean: 0813023012208   |    PartNumber: ZX-33220   |   Asin: B078T3TT3V

Features: 2.4GHz transmitter assembly required Removable rotor guards 4.5 channel built-in gyro 3D flight laser battle mode durable lightweight body flip stunt modes easy mode 4 main rotors ready to fly includes: Eclipse 2.4GHz 4.5CH DIY RC racing Drone 2.4GHz transmitter 4 motors flight control board main body top cover main body upper body rotor removal tool USB charger 8 rotors blades 3.7V 350mAh LiPo battery screwdriver manual Specifications: length: 4.75 inches Width: 4.75 inches height: 2 inches requirements: transmitter: 3 AAA batteries (not included) vehicle: 3.7V 350mAh LiPo rechargeable battery (included) charger: USB charger (included)

Features

  • Assembly required
  • Removable rotor guards
  • 4.5 Channel built-in gyro
  • Laser battle mode
  • Flip stunt modes
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Brand: World Tech Toys   |   Manufacturer: World Tech Toys

Item Dimensions: 2 x 3.25 x 3.25 inches (5.1 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 12 x 20 x 21 inches (30.5 x 50.8 x 53.3 cm)

First Available: 2019-06-01

Amazon Price: $49.95 | as of 06/24/2019(2:27pm pst)
Availibility: Usually ships in 1-2 business days
List Price: $35.00

Warranty: 30 Day Warranty Against Manufacturer Defects

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