Estes Flying Model Rocket Kit Hi-Flyer XL 3226
The name says it all! A sleek sport rocket standing over 30 inches tall, the Hi-Flier XL is an upsize replica of the #1 selling 2178 Hi-Flier. This rocket can heights over 1300 amazing feet.
The Hi-Flier XL flies on C11, D and *E engines and a bright 18 inch parachute brings it back to earth. Plan to fly this one again and again!
Skill Level 3
Length: 31 in. (78.7 cm)
Diameter: 1.64 in. (42 mm)
Estimated Weight: 3.5 oz. (99.2 g)
Laser cut Wood Fins, Water-slide Decals, 18 in. (46 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: C11-3 (First Flight), D12-5, D12-7, E9-6, E9-8 Projected Max Altitude: 1325 ft. (404 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