Estes Alpha 3 Launch Set
Skill Level E2X
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 over 1,100 feet. 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!
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Electron Beam Launch Controller and Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.
Skill Level - E2X
Length: 12.25 in. (31.1 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Weight: 1.2 oz. (34 g)
Molded Plastic Fins
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3, A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
Max Altitude: 1100 ft. (335 m)
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, igniters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.