Shastas Rocket Site
Estes

Rubicon

Description

Designed after the space transport X-Prize spacecraft, the mighty rocket blasts off on powerful “D” engines reaching 450′ in altitude. Once at peak altitude, a full assembled 18″ parachute is ejected for a slow safe recovery. 1:11 Scale.

Additional Information

  • Length: 22.9″
  • Diameter: 3.21″
  • Weight: 7.3 oz.
  • Recovery: 18″ Parachute
  • Fins: Plastic Molded
  • Altitude: 450′
  • Recommended Motors:
    • D12-3, D12-5

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Build History

  • 02/28/2005 – Purchased Estes Rubicon from Hobby Lobby in Columbus, IN for $11.99 (Retail $29.99).
  • 11/05/2005 – Scanned decals, fin, fin mount, tube cap, nozzles, nose cone, centering ring and instructions.

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