Top 10 Estes Train Sets
for May 2022

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Estes Tandem-X Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Orange, 30 inches

Estes Tandem-X Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Orange

30 inches

by Estes Rockets
What We like

The Crossfire can easily be built in about a day and features a totally streamlined shape with aerodynamic fins and nose cone. This bullet can reach Cloud busting heights up to 1, 200 feet

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Product Features

  • Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately
  • The is quick and easy to assemble, This huge rocket, standing 30in tall, can reach heights over 650 feet with recovery on a colorful 18 inch preassembled parachute
  • Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Recommended engines: a8-3 (first Flight), b4-4, b6-4, c6-5, c6-7

Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. in order to launch, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. recommended engines: a8-3 (first flight), b4-4, b6-4, c6-5, c6-7 The is quick and easy to assemble, this huge rocket, standing 30in tall, can reach heights over 650 feet with recovery on a colorful 18 inch preassembled parachute

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Estes 1491 Taser Rocket Launch Set,Brown/A

Estes 1491 Taser Rocket Launch Set

Brown/A

by Estes
What We like

Custom 3 Fin design

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Product Features

  • Build and launch your own high-flying model rocket! There's no thrill quite like launching a model rocket, watching it Streak Skyward, reach Peak altitude, and then return gently to earth. When you build them, the thrill is even better. Thanks to Estes model rocketry, kids can explore the wondrous world of science while experimenting with different combinations of rockets, engines and accessories to better understand how rockets reach outer space.
  • E2X Skill Level
  • Recommended engines (not included): a8-3, b4-4, b6-4, b6-6, c6-5, c6-7
  • Flies up to 1000 '
  • Skill level: The Taser is a great beginner level kit. A basic entry point for a beginning model Rocketeer, the Taser is an easy-to-assemble kit with molded and pre-colored parts.

Projected altitude: 1100 ft (335 m) on a c6-5 Build and launch your own high-flying model rocket! there's no thrill quite like launching a model rocket, watching it streak skyward, reach peak altitude, and then return gently to earth. when you build them, the thrill is even better. thanks to Estes model rocketry, kids can explore the wondrous world of science while experimenting with different combinations of rockets, engines and accessories to better understand how rockets reach outer space. Launch system included Recommended engines (not included): a8-3, b4-4, b6-4, b6-6, c6-5, c6-7 Ready to fly in minutes Launch system: includes porta-pad ii launch pad with a 1/8 inch launch rod and electron beam launch controller Estimated assembly time: 1 hour (glue drying time not included) Flies up to 1000 ' E2x skill level Skill level: the taser is a great beginner level kit. a basic entry point for a beginning model rocketeer, the taser is an easy-to-assemble kit with molded and pre-colored parts.

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Estes Javelin Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Kit, White/Red

Estes Javelin Flying Model Rocket Launch Set Kit

White/Red

by Estes
What We like

Silver arrow features very cool aerodynamic plastic nose cone & fins, has a precolored body tube to speed assembly. No painting required, About an hour to assemble and decorate.

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Product Features

  • Estes 1436 rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly.
  • This launch set includes an Estes launch controller and launch pad.
  • When powered with a C6 engine, the silver arrow can be shot to a cloud topping 1125 feet, while safely landing for another exciting flight with its colorful preassembled parachute.
  • Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, 1436 rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.

When powered with a c6 engine, the silver arrow can be shot to a cloud topping 1125 feet, while safely landing for another exciting flight with its colorful preassembled parachute. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. in order to launch, 1436 rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified. Estes 1436 rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. This launch set includes an Estes launch controller and launch pad.

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Estes Alpha III Rocket Launch Set

Estes Alpha III Rocket Launch Set

by Estes
What We like

Easy to assemble

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Product Features

  • Almost ready to fly
  • Projected maximum altitude of 1, 100' (335M), 12" Diameter parachute for rocket recovery
  • Launch system included (Launchpad colors may vary)
  • Easy to assemble
  • Flies over 1100'

Almost ready to fly An Estes classic Recommended for ages 10 and older with adult supervision up to age 12 Launch system included (launchpad colors may vary) Launch controller, launch pad, and rocket assembly kit with materials and instructions required to assemble the rocket Almost ready to fly An Estes classic Requires model rocket engine, starters, recovery wadding, and glue (all sold separately) Orange plastic nose cone, body tube, one-piece plastic tail fin unit, and self-stick decals for level e2x (easy to assemble) assembly skill Flies over 1100'

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Estes-1478 Flash Rocket Launch Set

Estes-1478 Flash Rocket Launch Set

by Estes
What We like

Drag-resistant design for providing high performance with cloud-base flights over 925.0 feet on standard Estes engine (sold separately)

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Product Features

  • Activity set for launching model rocket
  • Snap-together, plastic molded fin set with nose cone, attachable pre-colored body tube, and die cut, self-stick decals for ease of assembly
  • Drag-resistant design for providing high performance with cloud-base flights over 925.0 feet on standard Estes engine (sold separately)
  • Launch pad and controller for discharging rocket
  • Launch pad and controller for discharging rocket

Measures 16.2"(l) Drag-resistant design for providing high performance with cloud-base flights over 925.0 feet on standard Estes engine (sold separately) Measures 16.2(l) Snap-together, plastic molded fin set with nose cone, attachable pre-colored body tube and die cut, self-stick decals for ease of assembly Activity set for launching model rocket Activity set for launching model rocket Launch pad and controller for discharging rocket Snap-together, plastic molded fin set with nose cone, attachable pre-colored body tube, and die cut, self-stick decals for ease of assembly Launch pad and controller for discharging rocket

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Estes 2231 Fin Alignment Guide Model Kit , Color Varies

Estes 2231 Fin Alignment Guide Model Kit

Color Varies

by ESTES INDUSTRIES LLC
What We like

Item Package Weight: 5.6 lb

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Product Features

  • Model Number: 2231
  • Fast and accurate fin alignment
  • Item Package Dimension: 2.0" L x 9.0" W x 11.0" H

Model number: 2231 Fast and accurate fin alignment Item package dimension: 2.0" l x 9.0" w x 11.0" h

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Estes Phantom Blue Model Rocket Kit

Estes Phantom Blue Model Rocket Kit

by Estes
What We like

Made in China

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Product Features

  • Flies over 1,100 feet
  • Almost Ready to Fly (ARF)
  • Over 19 inches tall

Almost ready to fly (arf) Flies over 1,100 feet Over 19 inches tall

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Estes 302215 Porta-Pad II Launch Pad

Estes 302215 Porta-Pad II Launch Pad

by Estes Rockets
What We like

Assembles quickly and easily, with no glue required

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Product Features

  • Launch Pad for Standard Engine Powered Rockets
  • Adult supervision recommended for anyone under 12
  • Launch Pad for Standard Engine Powered Rockets
  • Sturdy, plastic tripod design
  • Tilt adjustment up to 30 degrees from vertical

Tilt adjustment up to 30 degrees from vertical Launch pad for standard engine powered rockets Comes with a 1/8 " launch rod Adult supervision recommended for anyone under 12 Can accommodate an estes 3/16" maxi launch rod (not included) Easy to set up and take down Adult supervision recommended for anyone under 12 Comes with a 1/8 " launch rod Assembles quickly and easily, with no glue required Sturdy, plastic tripod design

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Estes Hi-Flier XL

Estes Hi-Flier XL

by Estes
What We like

Skill Level 2

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Product Features

  • Can soar upward of 1,300 feet
  • Stands 31 inches tall

Stands 31 inches tall Can soar upward of 1,300 feet

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Estes 1921 Mercury Redstone Flying Model Rocket Kit

Estes 1921 Mercury Redstone Flying Model Rocket Kit

by Estes
What We like

Waterslide decals

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Product Features

  • 15 parachute recovery
  • Historical plastic parts set
  • Laser cut fins
  • Flights up to 200 feet (61M)

Flights up to 200 feet (61m) Laser cut fins 15 parachute recovery Historical plastic parts set

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