North Coast Rocketry Releases the Laser HawkTM Flying Model Rocket Kit!
North Coast Rocketry is proud to release the LaserHawk, an updated version of the NCR Brighthawk.
Much like the older version of the NCR kit, the LaserHawk represents a complex sounding rocket. The design is capable of flying to altitudes almost 1700 feet on an Aerotech G80 motor. A favorite of rocketeers for years, the LaserHawk is based on a core 2.64” diameter tubes, with twin 1.88” strapon boosters.
The kit feature laser cut plywood fins, colorful detailed self adhesive decals, a laser cut slotted body tube, plywood centering rings, easy-to-finish plastic nose cones, and the heavy duty GorillaTM shock cord system.
This kit does not include a 36” nylon parachute that you will have to supply from your stash.
The North Coast Rocketry® kit features:
Laser cut plywood fins and centering rings for precision parts
Laser cut alignment jig for easy assembly of the wing and ramjet tubes
Plastic nose cone for easy finishing
Gorilla™ steel cable shock cord mount for maximum strength and durability
Kevlar/Elastic shock cord mount for maximum recovery reliability
A true 29mm diameter motor tube
Detailed black on clear decals to provide a realistic vehicle decoration
Detailed instructions with color photos for easy assembly
36” nylon parachute is NOT included.
Weight (without motor): 30oz
Skill Level 3 Advanced
29mm Motor/Predicted Altitude
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G64W-7 AeroTech White Lightning 1407 ft
G76G-7 AeroTech Mojave Green 1375 ft
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