Join the hundreds of thousands of people who got their start in model rockets with this classic!
The Estes Alpha III was the very first rocket in the E2X series. E2X (Easy to Assemble) is a rocket series designed with beginners in mind. With all pre-colored rocket parts and easily applied self-stick decals, you're ready for liftoff in minutes. With nothing more needed than glue for this launch set, you can be on the flying field in no time at all!
Using standard Estes engines (sold separately) the Alpha III sores to heights of 1100 feet.
Whether you're a first time rocketeer or a long time flyer, the Alpha III is a true classic that should be in everyones' collection.
What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying, classic rocket!
Launch System Included:
- Electron Beam Launch Controller (Firing Mechanism).
- Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.
- Launch Rod.
- Deflector plate.
Skill Level E2X: No paint or special tools are needed. E2X kits contain parts that are coloured, easy to assemble, plastic fins or fin units and plastic nose cones. Glue the parts together as instructed using PVA or similar glue, apply the self-stick decals and attach the recovery system.
- Skill Level E2X.
- Length 312mm, Diameter 25mm, Weight 34g.
- Pre-coloured molded plastic fins, Self-stick Decals.
- Recovery system: Parachute.
- Recommended Engines: A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5.
- Maximum Altitude: 1100 feet.