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Estes Alpha III

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No. 308643

Estes Alpha III



Estes Alpha III Join the hundreds of thousands of people who got their start in model rockets with this classic! The Alpha III was the very first rocket in the E2X series (Easy to Assemble). This rocket series was designed with the first time rocketeer in mind. With all precolored rocket parts and easily applied self-stick decals, you're ready for liftoff in minutes. The black body tube, fluorescent orange nose cone and one piece fin unit quickly builds into one flashy rocket!

For Beginners or experts, this rocket is just plain fun - No Modeling Experience Necessary. A great way for anyone to enjoy the unforgetable experience of a high altittude model rocket launch. This is a dependable rocket, millions have been flown. It could in fact be the most successful model rocket ever made. With nothing more needed than glue, you can be on the flying field in no time at all! Using standard engines, the Alpha III soars to heights over 1,100 feet (335 m). Whether you're a first time rocketeer or a long time flier, this 12.3 inch (31.1 cm) rocket is a true classic that should be in every collection. What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying classic rocket!

Estes engines, launch system and four AA alkaline batteries for the launch controller required - sold separately. Recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12.

Alpha III Technical Specifications
    Length 12.3 in. (31.1 cm)Diameter 0.98 in. (24.9 mm)Weight 1.2 oz. (34 g)Molded Plastic FinsSelf Stick DecalsParachute RecoveryRecommended Engines
      1/2A6-2 A8-3 A8-5
    Max Altitude: 1100 ft. (335 m)

Additional Information

SKU 308643
Manufacturer Estes
Mfr Part Number 1256
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