Estes Flying Model Rocket Kit Space Twister 7258 Out Of Production
Take to the skies with the Space Twister and watch this rocket climb 900 feet when launched on a C6-5 engine. Unique fins make for a "spinning rocket", thus the name Space Twister! A pretty simple build but be sure and take your time on the fins so you get that fun and unique spin effect!
Skill Level 2 Intermediate
Length: 24.7 in. (62.7 cm)
Diameter: 0.98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.5 oz. (42.5 g)
Laser cut Wood Fins
12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery
1/8" Launch Lug
Estimated Assembly Time 1 Hour (excludes glue and paint drying time) Download Instructions
Recommended Engines: A8-3 (first flight) B6-4, C6-5
Projected Maximum Altitude: 900 ft. (274 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