Estes Alpha III
Complete with Launch equipment
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 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 everyones' collection. What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying, classic rocket!
Alpha III Launch Set includes Astron II Launch Controller and Astron II Launch Pad w 1/8" launch rod.
Skill Level - E2X
Length: 12.25 in. (31.1 cm), Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm), Weight: 1.2 oz. (34 g)
Molded Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, Parachute Recovery
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)
Requires 1 - 9v battery