Estes Protostar Rocket Kit
A must have to any home! A great flyer and quite a looker to the retro lovers.
Quite the unique design and a super cool rocket will get your building juices going with the Protostar! Overall length is 24 inches and weight is about 5 ounces for this “Star”. Estes C11, D and E model rocket engines powered, this rocket can top out at 1350 feet! Add the newest Estes “Spaceship” to your collection today!
WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, ca, carpenter’s glue, hobby knife, masking tape, primer (white), paint (silver) and clear coat (optional). (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)
WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH (sold separately): Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and E Launch Controller, Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding. Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (not included).
|Recommended Engines||C11-3, D12-5, E12-6|
|Projected Max Altitude||1350 ft. (411 m)|
|Recovery System||18 in. (45.7 cm) Parachute|
|Length||24 in. (61 cm)|
|Diameter||1.64 in. (42 mm)|
|Estimated Weight||5 oz. (141.7 g)|
|Estimated Assembly Time||3 Hours (painting and glue drying time not included)|
|Fin Materials||Laser cut wood|
|Launch System||Porta-Pad II or Porta-Pad E and E Launch Controller|
|Launch Rod Size||3/16″ Maxi Rod (sold separately)|
|Age Recommendation||Estes model rocketry is recommended for boys and girls ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.|