Saturn V

Rocket Model #2160


The original Saturn V was the heaviest and most powerful rocket ever produced and was a 3-stage rocket that stood 363 feet high, weighted 6.2 million pounds and generated 7.2 million pounds of thrust at lift off. The Saturn V was the heart of the Apollo and Skylab programs as it was able to launch a 45-ton payload beyond low earth orbit, which was necessary for sending men to the moon. A total of 13 Saturn V launches took place between 1967 and 1973 delivering 24 astronauts successfully to the moon and back to earth.

The Estes commenerative edition 1:200 scale Apollo 11 Saturn V model is almost 2 feet tall and comes fully assembled with many markings carefully reproduced for exceptional realism. This historical mpdel of the Saturn V is suitable for display and flight.

Additional Information

  • Length: 21.8″
  • Diameter: 1.98″
  • Weight: oz.
  • Fins: Plastic
  • Recovery: 18″ parachute
  • Altitude: 200′
  • Recommended Motors:
    • C6-3


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Build History

  • 12/25/2023 – Received Estes #2160 Saturn V from Matt as a Christmas present. He purchased it from Amazon for $65.43 (Retail $89.99).
  • 12/26/2023 – Took pictures of package and completely assembled model rocket. This completes construction of Estes #2160 Saturn V pre-assembled model rocket.