ASP Flying Model Rocket Kit RP-3 Micro ASP KRP3-MM
The RP-3 was an unguided experimental Polish rocket. Earlier versions of the RP series were used for diverse purposes such as wind studies and carrying "Rocket Mail". The RP-3 was first built in 1963 and stood over seven feet tall.
This Micro kit is designed to use the Quest™ Micro Maxx™ engines and is based on our "Minimum Diameter" T-MM body tubes. Includes 3D printed nose cone, Kevlar® shock cord, metallized polyester streamer, water-slide decal and our usual complete instructions. Due to the small parts involved, these kits are not recommended for the first-time modeler. Younger modelers should have the assistance of an adult when trying to construct these small kits.
Length: 4.875"/123.8 mm
Diameter: 0.282"/7.16 mm
Approx. Weight: 0.14 oz/4 gm
Skill Level: Intermediate
Scale: 1/18.4 (0.054)
Recovery Device: Streamer
Recommended Engines: Quest™ Micro Maxx™
What you'll need to build this model:
Adhesives (a quick-curing epoxy glue can be used for most steps and is recommended, cyanoacrylate [“CA”] is recommended for some steps and you may also use throughout if preferred); hobby knife with a sharp #11 blade; straight edge (preferably metal); double - sided Scotch Tape; sanding sealer (or balsa fillercoat); thinner (appropriate type for the sanding sealer); small paint brush; paint (Spray paint, such as Krylon or Testors is recommended. Be sure not to mix different types or brands of paint without testing) - primer (optional), black, aluminum (or silver) & clear (optional); sandpaper (medium - 220 or 280, fine - 320 or 400, & [optionally] extra fine - 500 or 600); pencil (or ball point pen).
Recommended, but not required: tweezers (or needle nose pliers); sanding block; tack cloth.
What else you'll need to fly this model:
Electronic launch system; launch pad with Micro Maxx™ size launch rod; recovery wadding; Micro Maxx™ engines.