Estes Flying Model Rocket Starter Kit Journey 1441
"Journey" to outer space with the high flying Journey! Powered by standard Estes engines (sold separately), you can reach heights of 1100 feet! E2X means Easy to Assemble so you will be at the launch site in no time at all! All rocket parts are pre-colored and decals are self-stick for easy assembly.
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Astron II Launch Controller (requires 1 9V alkaline battery - sold separately) and Astron II Launch Pad.
E2X - Easy to Assemble
Length: 19.3 in. (49 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.8 oz. (51 g)
Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: A8-3 (First Flight), B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, C6-7
Projected Max Altitude: 1100 ft. (335 m)
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