This is an Estes Black Brant III Skill Level 2 1/10th Scale Model Rocket Kit. You asked and Estes listened! Another highly sought after kit is rejoining the Estes line! The Black Brant III is a sounding scale model of the primary research vehicle produced by Canada Bristol Aerospace and is an excellent choice for your first scale project. Construction is fairly simple with the high quality parts we've included. Great performance and really impressive flights!
Length: 20.4 in. (51.8 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.3 oz. (36.9 g)
Projected Max Altitude: 1300 ft. (396 m)
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (first launch), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5 and C6-7
Supplies needed to build the rocket - Scissors, Pencil, Ruler, Fine Sandpaper, Carpenter's Glue, Plastic Cement, Hobby Knife, Masking Tape.
Supplies needed to finish - White Primer. Red, Black, Silver and White Paint. Protective Clear Coat.
In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required.
Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly.