Estes Flying Model Rocket Kit Ascender 9706
Pro Series II E2X(Easy to Assemble)
We just made the "big boy" toys easier than ever! Now available in our Easy to Assemble format, the Ascender is the tallest rocket in this new series and sure to be a crowd pleaser. Standing 42.1 inches tall, this rocket can reach heights of 2000 feet.
Pro Series II E2X (Easy to Assemble)
Length: 42.1 in. (106.9 cm)
Diameter: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Estimated Weight: 11 oz. (311.8 g)
Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, Screw on Motor Retainer, 18 in. (46.cm) Nylon Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: E16-6, F15-6 (First Flight), F15-8 (29mm motors)
Projected Altitude: 2000 ft. (610 m). With Pro Series II Booster 3000 ft. (914 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