A great start for beginners, the Humdinger is easy to assemble and loved by children. Even though it is lightweight, it makes for great flights!
Who says fun doesn’t come in small packages! Awseome build for the weekends. The Humdinger, a mini engine powered rocket, can fly up to 1,100 feet and is only .54 inches in diameter. Now, that is FUN in a small package!
WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue, plastic cement, hobby knife, and masking tape. (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)
WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH (sold separately): Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller, Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding. Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (not included).
Recommended Engines: 1/2A3-2T (First Flight), 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T
Projected Max Altitude: 1100 ft (335 m)
Our Price: $14.00
ESTES AstroCam Description:
Ever wonder what the view is like from 900 feet high? Well, wonder no more! The Estes Astrocam® flying model rocket allows you to to capture audio and video from a rocket in flight. The Estes Astrocam is a marvel of rocketry design combined with twenty-first century electronic miniaturization. It comes equipped with its own high-definition digital video camera and a specially engineered nosecone to house the camera during flight. The video footage is so clear and realistic, it’s almost like being there!
WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Clear tape. (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)
Recommended Engines: A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5
Projected Max Altitude: 900 ft. (274 m)
Recovery System: 15 in. (38.1 cm) Parachute
Length: 20 in. (50.8 cm)
Diameter: 0.98 in. (25 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1.5 oz. (42.6 g)
Estimated Assembly Time: 30 Minutes
Fin Materials: Plastic
Decal Type: Self-stick
Launch System: Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller
Launch Rod Size: 1/8"