Estes Plasma Probe™ - Out of Production
Standing about a foot and a half tall and reaching heights of 800 feet, the Plasma Probe needs to be the next rocket you add to your collection
High quality laser cut balsa fins, water-slide decals and easy to follow instructions is what you would expect from the World Leader in Model Rocketry - Estes! The Plasma Probe is a Skill Level 1 kit but a great choice for everyone.
Skill Level 1
Length: 18.5 in (47 cm), Diameter: 1.33 in. (34 mm), Estimated Weight: 1.7 oz. (67 g), Recovery: 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute, High Quality Balsa Nose Cone, Water-slide Decals, Laser cut Balsa
Recommended Engines: B6-4, C6-5
Max Altitude: 800 ft.(244 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