High flying scale sounding rocket
Length: 20.4 in. (51.8 cm)
Diameter: .98 in. (25 mm)
Weight: 1.3 oz. (36.9 g)
Launch equipment: standard
Recovery: 12 in. (30.5 cm) poly parachute
Recovery Upgrade: Kit A
Glue: PCA, aliphatic resin, epoxy
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2, A8-3 (first launch), A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7 and Klima D9-7 for ultimate altitude
Projected Max Altitude: 1300 ft. (396 m) or perhaps almost twice that with a Klima D
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 a first scale project. Construction is fairly simple with the high quality balsa parts and water slide decals included. Great performance and really impressive flights!
NOTE: 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.
Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.