Estes Stratocruiser 7215
A Skill Level 1 kit, the Stratocruiser looks massive but is as easy builder. Use the really cool color scheme shown or create your own! Either way, the water-slide decals included adds a nice finishing touch on your rocket.
Launched on standard Estes Engines, this rocket can reach heights of 725 feet. A pre-assembled parachute makes for a soft landing. Repack the parachute, grab a new engine and you're ready for another launch!
Skill Level 1
Length: 23.5 in. (59.7 cm)
Diameter: 1.33 in. (34 mm)
Weight: 2.2 oz. (62.4 g)
Recovery: 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute
Laser Cut Wood Fins, Water-slide Decals
Recommended Engines: B6-4, C6-5
Max Altitude: 725 ft. (221 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 that can be found at http://www.nar.org/NARmrsc.html