Estes Flying Model Rocket Kit Loadstar II EST 3227
Skill Level 2
A great rocket with great performance, the Loadstar II will take a few hours of your time but will be well worth the effort. One of our newest two-stage rockets, the Loadstar II is sure to be a crowd pleaser on and off the launch pad.
Skill Level 2
Length: 23.3 in. (59.2 cm)
Diameter: 1.64 (42 mm)
Estimated Weight: 2.8 oz. (79.4 g)
Laser cut Wood Fins, Clear Payload Section, 18 in. (45.7 cm) Parachute Recovery
Single Stage: B4-4 (First Launch), B6-4, C6-5
Two Stage: Booster - B6-0 (First Launch), C6-0. Upper - A8-5 (First Launch), B6-4, B6-6, C6-7
Projected Max Altitude: 1000 ft. (305 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