BIG DOG Advanced Rocketry Kit 5010
The Biggest Quest Rocket EVER!
Big Dog is big and basic. Standing over 32 inches tall, the kit features blow-molded plastic nose cone, laser-cut balsa fins and a rugged 29mm diameter motor mount. Flights with an Aerotech F32-6W will go to almost 3,000 feet. Then your Big Dog will recover gently on the big 18" fabric parachute. Includes big, easy-to-apply self adhesive decals. Also includes 24mm engine adapter that allows you to use 24mm engines.
Skill Level: 3
Recovery: 18" Fabric Parachute
Fin Type: Balsa
Length: 32.5in / 82.55cm
Diameter: 1.97in / 50mm
Motors:D12-3, D12-5 E9-6 E20-7W F32-6W F20-7W
Altitude (Estimated Max): 3000 ft / 914 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 that can be found at http://www.nar.org/NARmrsc.html