2447 - Astron Elliptic II™
With its classic elliptical shaped fins and graceful styling the 2-stage 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 Astron Elliptic can reach heights of 925 feet!
Skill Level 2
Length: 23.3 in. (59.2 cm),
Diameter: .74 in. (19 mm) ,
Estimated Weight: 1 oz. (28.3 g)
Laser Cut Balsa Fins, Waterslide Decals, Streamer and Tumble Recovery
Recommended Engines: Booser Stage - A10-0T, Upper Stage - 1/2A3-4T (First Flight), 1/4A3-3T, A3-4T, A10-3T, Single Stage - 1/2A3-2T, A3-4T, A10-3T Projected Max Altitude: 925 ft. (282 m)
Model Rocket Kits are rated by Skill Level
If you are just starting in the hobby start at the beginner level and move up from there at your own pace.
What is needed to build and fly
All model rockets come in kit form that require assembly. The materials are primarily cardboard tubes, balsa or plastic fins and nose cone. Materials will vary by model and are typically specified in the description of each kit.
Additional supplies will be necessary to build and finish your model rocket kit and may include:
Scissors, Hobby Knife
Wood Glue, Model Cement or CA(Super Glue)
Finishing Supplies like:
Launching Equipment and Supplies like:
Model Rocket Motors and Igniters
A safe place to fly using guidelines from the National Association of Rocketry Safety Code