Estes Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Javelin 1436 Out of Production
Join the thousands of people wanting a really cool quick building rocket! E2X (Easy to Assemble) is a rocket series designed with beginners in mind. With all pre-colored rocket parts and easily applied self-stick decals, you're ready for liftoff in minutes. With nothing more needed than tube type plastic cement for this launch set, you can be on the flying field in no time at all! Using standard Estes engines (sold separately) the Javelin soars to heights of 600 feet but the REALLY cool part is the glider that takes off from the rocket.
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Electron Beam Launch Controller (requires 4 high quality 1.5V AA alkaline batteries-sold separately) and Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.
Skill Level E2X
Length: 15 in (38 cm)
Diameter: .98 in (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.3 oz (36.9 g)
Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, 12 in (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery
Projected Altitude: 600 ft (183 m)
Recommended Engines: A8-3 (First Flight), B4-4, B6-4
Model Rocket Kits are rated by Skill Level
E2X Easy to Assemble
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