- For over 30 years, the Estes Alpha rocket has been the first choice for millions of rocket modelers. Easy to build, rugged high performance, parachute recovery - the perfect rocket to get you started!
- Building this awesome rocket takes about an afternoon and flying is just as easy and enjoyable as building this classic. When powered with a C engine, the rocket can reach cloud topping altitudes of 1000 feet. Recovery of this aerodynamic wonder is accomplished with a colorful 12 inch pre-assembled parachute.
Diameter - .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight - .8 oz. (22.7 g)
Projected Max Altitude - 1000 ft. (305 m)
Laser cut Wood Fins, Self-stick Decals, 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (first launch), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
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 Model Rocket Kit - Estes 1225
- Brand: Estes Model Rockets
- Product Code: EST1225
- Availability: In Stock