Recovery: streamer and tumble
Launch equipment (required): standard
Recommended Motors: Single Stage: A3-4T (First Launch), A10-3T / With Booster A10-0T (First Launch), A3-4T, A10-3T
Projected Altitude: 900 Feet
Featuring a unique, highly swept nested fin design, keep your eyes on this one as you can easily reach 900 feet!
In Single stage or 2-stage configurations, this rocket soars! a Skill Level 1 build makes it a great choice for someone just getting started with boosted rockets.
The Checkmate launches on economical mini engines (sold separately) and recovery is streamer for the rocket and tumble for the booster. Prepare for re-launch with a new Estes engine, wadding, a starter and starter plug.
HERE ARE THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR THIS MODEL ROCKET KIT
WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD:
Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue, plastic cement, hobby knife, masking tape, clear coat, primer (white), paint (black, blue, yellow) and clear coat (optional). (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)
WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH
Launch Pad and Launch Controller. Alkaline batteries, model rocket engines, starters/igniters and recovery wadding. You also need a place to launch and good weather! Soem binoculars might be a good idea, too!
Model rocketry is recommended for boys and girls ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.