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Estes - Alpha III Launch Set

Manufacturer: Estes Product Code: ES1427


ES1427 Alpha III launch set
Flies up to 350 metres

price
$75.00

 Dispatch
2 - 6 Business Days

001427 - Alpha III(R) Launch Set Description

E2X - Easy to Assemble

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 series. E2X (Easy to Assemble) is a rocket series designed with beginners in mind. With all pre-colored rocket parts and easily applied self-stick 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 engines (sold separately) the Alpha III sores to heights of 1100 feet. Whether you're a first time rocketeer or a long time flyer, the Alpha III is a true classic that should be in everyones' 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.

Additional Information

Technical Specifications

E2X - Easy to Assemble

Length: 12.3 in. (31.2 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.2 oz. (34 g)

Plastic Fins, Self-stick Decals, 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery

Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (First Flight), B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7

Projected Max Altitude: 1100 ft. (335 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, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.