ESTES Whirlybird™ Launch Set
E2X - Easy to Assemble
What's black, hot pink and yellow you might ask? Well we would answer with the WHIRLYBIRD! With helicopter nose cone recovery along with parachute rocket recovery, the Whirlybird is "really" fun to watch launch and land! Easy to build no matter what your experience level! Have this rocket on the launch pad in a quick afternoon and enjoy countless launches! And powered on a C6-5 engine, your Whirlybird can reach heights of 650 feet!
All rocket parts are pre-colored and glue quickly together with some tube type plastic cement.
LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Electron Beam Launch Controller (requires 4 high quality 1.5V AA alkaline batteries - sold separately) and Porta-Pad II Launch Pad.
Technical Specifications E2X - Easy to Assemble
Length: 21.2 in. (53.8 cm)
Diameter: 1.35 in. (34 mm)
Estimated Weight: 2.9 oz. (82.2 g)
Plastic Fins, self-stick decals, 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: C6-5 (First Launch).
Projected Max Altitude: 650 ft. (198 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, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified