36 “D” Squared


Description

The one you have been dreaming about. It’s got the full package. Sleek yet full body design, a payload section, laser cut fins and water slide decals. This rocket launches on two Estes D model rocket engines.

Additional Information

  • Length: 36″
  • Diameter: 2.217″
  • Weight: 5.7 oz.
  • Recovery: 24″ Parachute
  • Fins: Laser Cut Balsa
  • Altitude: 800′
  • Parts List
    • Spacer Tube Yellow – 35004
    • Body Tube Payload (BT-60) (8″) – 31681
    • Nose Cone Plastic (PNC-60 (1)) – 71020
    • Body Tube Lower (BT-70) (4-1/2″) – 331680
    • Body Tube Upper (BT-70) (10″) – 30413
    • Adapter Plastic – 61291
    • Engine Mount Tube (2) (BT-50) (15″) – 30364
    • Tube Skirts Plastic – 61291
    • Engine Block (2) (AR2050) – 30164
    • Engine Hook (2) (EH-2A) – 35021
    • Engine Hook Retainer Ring (2) (EH-2A) – 35021
    • Centering Ring Cards (2) – 61293
    • Launch Lug (2) (1/4″ x 1″) – 38181
    • Launch Lug (2) (3/16″ x 2″) – 38166
    • Decal Sheet – 61146
    • Balsa Sheet Laser Cut – 61295
    • Parachute Assembled (24″) – 35803
  • Recommended Motors:
    • 2 x D12-3, 2x D12-5, 2 x D12-7

Instructions

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Build History

  • 12/02/2006 – Purchased Estes 36 “D” Square from Hobby Lobby in Columbus, IN for $15.39 (Retail $21.99).
  • 01/06/2008 – Linda started building model rocket.
  • 01/12/2008 – Linda finished building model rocket.
  • 09/24/2023 – Glued fin to body tube and filleted the joints with Gorilla Yellow glue. Glued tip of fin back on with Gorilla yellow glue.
  • 09/29/2023 – Wiped model with alcohol wiper and spray painted with Rust-o-leum #328374 High Gloss Black.

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