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D-ES1427 Alpha III® - E2X LAUNCH SET 100% COMPLETEGood Stocks – Available for same day despatch Mon–Fri if ordered before 2pm.
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Estes D-ES1427 Alpha III® - E2X LAUNCH SET 100% COMPLETE

Good Stocks – Available for same day despatch
Mon–Fri if ordered before 2pm when possible.

Stock code D-ES1427-Complete

Estes

RRP £40.50 £38.99
 

Join the hundreds of thousands of people who got their start in model rockets with this classic! The Estes Alpha III was the very first rocket in the E2X (Easy to Assemble) series. The E2X series was designed with beginners in mind. With all pre-coloured rocket parts and easily applied self-adhesive decals, you're ready for liftoff in minutes. With nothing more needed than glue for this Launch Set, you can be on the flying field in no time at all! 

Using standard Estes rocket motors (sold separately), the Alpha III soars to heights of 1,100 feet. Whether you're a first time rocketeer or a long time flyer, the Alpha III is a true classic that should be in everyone’s' collection. What more could you ask for than a high performance, high flying, classic rocket!Launch System includes; Electron Beam Launch Controller and Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.


This is a complete pack including 1 packet of 3 A8-3 rocket motors, wadding, glue and 9V battery.

PLEASE BE AWARE DUE TO RESTRICTIONS ON THE POSTAGE OF EXPLOSIVES WE ARE UNABLE TO SEND ROCKET MOTORS TO ANY NON UK MAINLAND ADDRESS. 


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, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.

This complete pack includes 1 packet of 3 A8-3 rocket motors, recovery wadding, glue and 9V battery.

Specifications

Recommended MotorA8-3 (First Flight), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
Projected Altitude (feet)1,150
Diameter (mm)25
Length (mm)312
Weight (g)34
FinsPlastic
FinsPlastic
Recovery Method30.5cm Parachute
Recovery Method30.5cm Parachute
Projected Altitude (feet) A8-3275
Projected Altitude (feet) B4-4625
Projected Altitude (feet) B6-6600
Projected Altitude (feet) C6-51150