Estes Flying Model Rocket Starter Kit Solar Scouts 1475 Out of Production
Double your flying fun with this 2 rocket launch set! The Estes Solar Scouts Launch Set is a two rocket combo set with superb high altitude performance in a complete, almost ready to fly model rocket set.
At 16.5 inches in length, the Farside rocket delivers cloud punching 1100 foot flights, but is easily recovered on its colorful 12 inch parachute. The second rocket included is one of our most colorful and highest performing mini rockets. The 10.3 inch Sky Dart is pencil thin, but deliver’s the kind of ballistic, space busting flights that make flying model rockets so much fun! Powered by our economical mini engines, the Sky Dart can easily reach altitudes of 800 to 900 feet. Recovery is by a bright orange streamer that can be seen easily after each exciting launch.
Estes Solar Scouts, great value and incredible high flying performance in a complete package.
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Astron II Launch Controller and Astron II Launch Pad. Requires one 9 volt battery.
E2X - Easy to Assemble
Length: 16.5 in. (41.9 cm)
Diameter: 1.1 in. (28 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.6 oz. (45.4 g)
Recommended Engines:A8-3 (First Flight), B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
Plastic Nose Cone and Fins, Precolored Body Tube, 12 in. (30 cm) Parachute Recovery
Projected Max Altitude: 1100 ft. (335 m)
E2X - Easy to Assemble
Length: 10.3 in. (26 cm)
Diameter: .54 in. (14 mm)
Estimated Weight: .4 oz. (12 g)
Plastic Nose Cone and Fins, Precolored Body Tube, Streamer Recovery
Recommended Engines: 1/2A3-2T (First Flight), 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T
Projected Max Altitude: 950 ft. (290 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