Alpha III LAUNCH SET
Portapad II Launch Pad w/1/8" Launch Rod (#2215)
Portapad II Launch Pad is compatible w /3/16" maxi rod
New Electron Beam Launch Controller (#2220) Requires 4 AA Alkaline Batteries
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 soars 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 everyone's collection. What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying, classic rocket!
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.
Pad and controller may look different than pictured!
Length - 12.25 in. (31.1 cm)
Diameter - .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight - 1.2 oz. (34 g)
Projected Max Altitude - 1100 ft. (335 m)
Molded Plastic Fins, Self-Stick Decals, Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (First Launch), B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
Batteries: Requires 4-AA Batteries
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.
Alpha III Launch Set - Estes 1427
- Brand: Estes Model Rockets
- Product Code: EST1427
- Availability: In Stock