001466 - Maxi Alpha® 3 Launch Set Description
Skill Level 2
In about an afternoon, you will have this rocket ready for the launch pad! All you need is glue, plastic cement and red paint for the nose cone. D and *E engine powered, the Maxi Alpha 3 reaches heights of 700 feet!
Unique to this launch set, you get the 3/16 in. (5mm) Maxi Launch Rod needed to launch the Maxi Alpha 3 and our standard 1/8 in. (3 mm) Launch Rod as well.
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Electron Beam Launch Controller and Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.
- Length: 33.25 in. (84.5 cm)
- Diameter: 2.6 in. (66 mm)
- Estimated Weight: 6.6 oz. (187 g)
Plastic Nose Cone and Fins, Self-stick Decals, 24 in. (61 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: D12-3 (First Flight), *E9-4, *E9-6
Projected Max Altitude: 700 feet (213 m)
Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.
3/16 in. (5mm) Maxi Launch Rod included.
*Requires Estes E Launch Controller, when launching E Engines - sold separately.