1469 - Tandem-X™ Launch Set
E2X - Easy to Assemble - Amazon Flying Model Rocket Kit
Skill Level 1 - Crossfire ISX Flying Model Rocket Kit
Two is better than one! You'll get X-tra value with the Estes Tandem-X Model Rocket Launch Set. This exceptional rocket set features a pair of extreme, high performance rockets with a launch system for launching them. Whether you're a new rocketeer or a seasoned veteran, launch in tandem for an exciting model rocket experience!
The Amazon is as imposing as the name sounds. This giant towers almost three feet high and is quick and easy to build! A tiger-striped body tube, pre colored plastic nose cone and fins and self-stick decals make building this rocket easy to do in about an hour. When flown on our standard engines, this huge rocket can reach heights over 650 feet with recovery on a colorful 18 inch pre assembled parachute. E2X
Length: 29.4 in. (74.7 cm)
Diameter: 1.33 in. (34 mm)
Estimated Weight: 3 oz. (85 g)
Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, 18 in. (46 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: B4-2(First Flight), B4-4, B6-2, B6-4, C6-3, C6-5
Projected Max Altitude: 600 feet (183 m)
The Crossfire ISX is a Skill Level 1 kit that can easily be built in about a day. This rocket features a totally streamlined shape with aerodynamic fins and nose cone. It stands 15.6 inches tall. When launched with powerful Estes standard engines, this bullet can reach cloud busting heights up to 1,200 feet. A preassembled 12 inch parachute returns the Crossfire back to earth to launch again and again.
Skill Level 1 - Crossfire ISX
Length: 15.6 in. (39.6 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.3 oz. (37 g)
Laser cut Wood 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
Max Altitude: 1150 ft. (350 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