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Anti-Tank Weapon

Model #10039 Description The ATW – Anti-Tank Weapon is a military styled, minimum diameter 18mm rocket. Capable of flying over 1000 feet according to the manufacturer. The fins are forward-swept, the nose cone is unique. Construction: Kit includes one thin paper body tube, 4 pre-cut long forward swept fin, nose [ … ]

Tomahawk SLCM

Model #3007 Description Scale model of advanced surface-to-surface cruise missile made famous in Operation Desert Storm Additional Information Length: 22″ Diameter: 1.576″ Weight: 2.75 oz. Fins: Die Cut Balsa Recovery: 14″ Parachute Recommended Motors: B6-2,B6-4, C6-3, C6-5 Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 05/28/2005 – Purchased Quest Tomahawk SLCM from Hobby [ … ]

Payloader II

ESTES Model #3022 Description For the Payloader II, Estes went back to the archives, pulled up old drawings and spec sheets and recreated this popular rocket that first soared onto the scene in the 1970’s. A clear payload section is just an added bonus to this great “Classic” making an [ … ]

Flutter-By

ESTES Model #3013 Description Estes has gone back to the archives, pulled up old drawings and spec sheets and brought these fantastic flying machines back for old and new rocketeers to enjoy. Each kit has been reproduced and updated while still retaining the classic lines of the original. The Flutter-By [ … ]

Solar Flare

ESTES Model #2401 Description The rocket is a nifty 2-stage (18mm==>13mm) ring-fin design with a clear payload tube, with the booster so well integrated into the design this could easily be mistaken for a single-stager on the pad. Additional Information Length: 27″ Diameter: 0.976″ Weight: 3.2 oz. Fins: Laser Cut [ … ]

MIRV

ESTES Model #2134 Description An awesome two stage rocket that is really 4 rockets in one! Enter the world of Multiple Re-Entry Vehicles with the Estes MIRV. The angular design of the model allows three independently powered rockets to separate from the booster which then climb to out of site [ … ]

Mega Mosquito

ESTES Model #1335 Description D & *E engine power and mini engine power too! Powered by a D12-3, D12-5, E9-4* or an E9-6*, the Mega Mosquito (Skill Level 2) can reach heights of 750 feet! That’s pretty amazing for a rocket that weighs over 5 ounces yet is simple to [ … ]

3 Bandits

ESTES Model #2435 Description Easy to assemble gets you to the flying field quick. 3 rockets, all mini engine powered, can reach heights of 550 feet! Better keep your eyes open for this these little guys or they will be out of sight before you know it! Additional Information Length: [ … ]

Astron Elliptic II

ESTES Model #2447 Description This is the Estes Astron Elliptic II with its classic elliptical shaped fins and graceful styling the 2stage Astron Elliptic II features easy straight forward construction with out of site performance. Streamer and tumble recovery brings this awesome rocket back to earth. Mini Engine powered, the [ … ]

Sky Hawker

Model #1894 Additional Information Instructions Photo Gallery Build History 09/22/2007 – Purchased Estes Sky Hawker from Hobby Lobby in Columbus, IN for $7.79 (Retail $12.99). Flights Date Location # Motor Comments