Estes Star Hopper Beginner Model Rocket Kit (13mm Mini Engine)
Based on rumored 1950s secret project to counter the “flying saucer threat.” The Estes Star Hopper is a no-glue, no-paint Beginner-Level kit that you can build and launch up to 400 feet all in the same day. Features detail-molded plastic parts, atomic-age styling, and a 18-inch streamer for recovery.
Recommended Engines: 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T
Projected Max Altitude: 400 ft. (122m)
Recovery System: 18 in. (45.7cm) Streamer
Length: 7.4 in. (18.8cm)
Diameter: 0.74 in. (19mm)
Estimated Weight: 0.73 oz. (20.7g)
Estimated Assembly Time: 10 Minutes
Fin Materials: Plastic
Decal Type: Self-stick
Launch System: Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller
Launch Rod Size: 1/8"
Ages: Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.
Requirements (not included):
Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller
Estes model rocket engines and recovery wadding
Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller
NOTE: Engines are sold separately and must be collected in store.