Quest Flying Model Rocket Starter Kit Quick Q QST 1409
The perfect way to get started in model rocketry!
The Quick-Q Flying Model Rocket Starter Set combines the rugged Quick-Q Quick-Kit, three revolutionary Q-Jet™ White Lightning™ B6-4W composite propellant model rocket motors and a complete launch system. Everything you need for your first day of flying model rockets. The launch equipment can be used to continue your adventure and fly the entire fleet of Quest model rockets.
The Quick-Q rocket does not require painting or finishing beyond the application of self-adhesive decals. It features colored body tubes, plastic nose cone and molded plastic fin-can assembly, plus Kevlar/elastic shock cord system, quick-release motor mount, self-adhesive decals and 14 inch recovery parachute.
The Lift-Off Launch Pad has tilt adjustment, rocket stand-off, 36-inch two-piece launch rod, and a metal blast deflector. The Q2 Launch Controller features blinking LED arming lamp, beeping “armed” alarm, and launch key with safety flag. One 9-volt snap-top Lithium battery is required for the launch controller operation - Not Included.
Skill Level: 1 Beginner
Length: 19.5 in. (49.5cm)
Diameter: 1.181 in. (30mm / T30)
Weight: 2.3 oz. (65.2 g)
Recovery: 14 in. Parachute
Fins: Quick-Kit Plastic Fins
Décor: Self-adhesive Decals
Flights up to 1,000 ft. (304 m)
Uses Quest Q-Jet™ Black Max™: A3-4FJ, B4-4FJ, C12-6FJ, C12-8FJ, D16-6FJ, D16-8FJ rocket motors.
Uses Quest Q-Jet™ White Lightning™: B6-4W (1st flight),, C18-6W, C18-8W, D20-6W, D20-8W rocket motors.
Other brands of model rocket motors, with a similar motor type (power) designation, should be OK for use in this product.
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