Minotaur Advanced Rocketry Kit 5015
Cool NASA styling with SIX Strap-On's!
Flies on "D", "E", and "F" motors.
Minotaur is a great looking and performing mid-size rocket. Over 28 inches tall, the kit features blow-molded plastic nose cone, laser-cut balsa fins, six boosters (for show only) and a rugged 29mm diameter motor mount. Flights with an Aerotech F32-6W will go to almost 2,000 feet. Then your Minotaur will recover gently on the big 18" fabric parachute. Includes big, easy-to-apply self adhesive decals. Also includes 24mm engine mount adapter that allows you to use 24mm diameter engines. This rocket designed by internationally famous designer Scott Branche.
Skill Level: 3 Advanced
Recovery: 18" Fabric Parachute
Fin Type: Balsa
Length: 28.75in / 73cm
Diameter: 1.97in / 50mm
Engines (Motors): D12-3 E20-4W, F32-6W
Altitude (Estimated Max): 1800ft / 540m
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