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ESTES Model #1896


Ready to Fly mini powered Puma scrathes through the clouds. This sleek cat will soar up to 800′ using a mini engine and returns to earth with a 9″ hi-viz orange streamer.

Additional Information

  • Length: 10.3″
  • Diameter: 0.54″
  • Weight: 0.4 oz.
  • Recovery: 9″ Orange Streamer
  • Fins: Plastic
  • Altitude: 800′
  • Recommended Motors:
    • 1/2A3-2T, 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T


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Build History

  • 04/17/2007 – Purchased Estes Puma from Hobby Lobby in Columbus, IN for $7.49 (Retail $9.99).
  • 04/20/2007 – Took pictures of package and ready to fly model.
  • 04/21/2007 – Scanned in plans. Took pictures of finished model. This completes construction of Estes Puma model rocket #1896.


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