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Category: Squirrel Works

Space Ranger

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-005 Description This rocket is a minimum diameter, 18mm, streamer recovery, futuristic space plane. Additional Information Length: 12.88″ Diameter: 0.74″ Weight: 0.5 oz. Fin: Balsa Nose Cone: Balsa Recovery: Streamer Recommended Motors A6-4, A8-5, B6-6, C6-7 Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 03/10/2004 – Purchased Squirrel Works Space [ … ]

Dogfight

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-025 Description Dogfight is one of the most unique boost glider kits on the market. While most dual glider kits use two identical gliders, Dogfight offers something different. The large booster rocket incorporates design cues from the famous B-25 Mitchell bomber and carries aloft profile models of [ … ]

Arapaho-E

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-035 Description This rocket was originally designed and sold by Thrustline Aerospace before the company ceased operations. It is such an elegant design we thought it should be made available again. We contacted the former owner of Thrustline, acquired the design and now offer our version of [ … ]

X-RV

Model #SW-006 Description This unusually shaped paper boost glider has a low center of gravity that causes it to sail back to earth after engine ejection. This model is ideal for small fields. The kit includes pre-cut plywood bulkhead for durability. Minimal painting is required due to the printed body [ … ]

Astrid

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-009 Description Equip your model rocket fleet with this distinctive 5 fin design. Its sleek, retro sci-fi styling screams power while maintaining a conservative flight altitude ideal for small to medium size fields. Kit includes laser-cut fins and decals. Parachute recovery. Additional Information Length: 16.873″ Diameter: 1.325″ [ … ]

The Spirit of Texas

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SWSE-001 Description Additional Information Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 03/10/2004 – Purchased Squirrel Works The Spirit of Texas from Squirrel Works for $10.95 (Retail $10.95). 02/22/2014 – Donated kit to Bluegrass Rocketry Society tenth anniversary raffle. Flights

Spacecruiser FFE

Model #SW-008 Description Step back in time with a real sci-fi classic. Styled after the rockets made popular in the B movies of the 1950’s, this beautiful model soars to an impressive 1100 feet before descending back to earth on a colorful mylar parachute. Kit includes laser cut fins and [ … ]

Callisto

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-013 Description Styled after NASA rockets of the sixties, this high performance model is destined to become a classic. Kit includes laser cut fins, simulated engine bell, decals and mylar parachute. Additional Information Length: 16.875″ Diameter: 1.375″ Weight: 1.7 oz. Motor Mount: 18mm Chute: Mylar Parachute Recommended [ … ]

Acorn

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-030 Description At last, the stubby little rocket so loved by our mascot squirrel is available as a kit. The Acorn features “Through the Wall” fin mounting, using laser cut slots in the body tube for precise fin placement, this makes the kit easy to build for [ … ]

Valkyrie

SQUIRREL WORKS Model #SW-019 Description Designed for performance, this rocket can easily exceed altitudes of 1500 feet. This easy to assemble, attractive, model kit features laser cut fins, decal and a metallic mylar streamer. Additional Information Length: 18.125″ Body Diameter: 1.325″ Weight: 1.9 oz Recommended Engines: C11-5, C11-7, D12-5, D12-7 [ … ]