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Starlab

ESTES Rocket Model #1288

Description

This model is a of what NASA would require to explore outer space. There would be a need for an orbiting space station with multiple functionality so experiments could be safely conducted an a docking station for other vehicles.

Additional Information

  • Length: 27.75″
  • Diameter: “
  • Weight: 2.19 oz.
  • Fins: Balsa
  • Recovery: 12″ Parachute
  • Altitude: ‘
  • Recommended Motors:
    • B6-4 C6-5
  • Parts List
    • Tube Coupler – JT-20C
    • Body Tube (18″) – BT-20
    • Body Tube (8-5/8″) – BT-20B
    • Split Adapter Ring – AR-2050S
    • Adapter Rings (3) – AR2050
    • Pattern Sheet – SP-88
    • Engine Hook – EH-2
    • Shock Cord (24″) – SC-1LD
    • Hull Body Tube (2-3/4″) – BT-50J
    • Hull Body Tube (9-1/2″) – BT-50W
    • Balsa Fin Sheet – BF-88
    • Wood Dowels (3) (1/8″ x 18″) – WD-1
    • Stabilizer Ring – SBT-394AJ
    • Launch Lug (5″) – LL-2C
    • Parachute (12″) – PK-12A
    • Shroud Line (72″) – SLT-72
    • Tape Discs (6) – TD-3F
    • Embossed Panel Sheet – EW-88
    • Die-Cut Card – TA-88
    • Decal – KD-88

Instructions

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Build History

  • No purchase nor build information are available for Estes # 1288 Starlab model rocket because it was purchased prior to keeping records.
  • 09/20/1978 – Completed model build.

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