Estes Flutter-By 3013 - Out of Production
Launch it up - then watch it flutter down! This rocket is 7.7 inches tall and is able to soar up to 1,000 feet.
Estes has gone back to the Centuri archives, pulled up old drawings and spec sheets and brought this fantastic flying machine back for old and new rocketeer's to enjoy. Each kit has been reproduced and updated while still retaining the classic lines of the original. The Flutter-By is a unique rocket and is a blast to build and fly.
Length: 7.7 inches (19.5 cm), Diameter: .98 inches, (25 mm) Weight: 1 ounce (28.3 g), Laser cut Balsa Fins, Water-slide Decals, Tumble Recovery.
Recommended Engines: A8-3, B6-4, C6-5
Projected Altitude 1000 feet (305 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