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Big Bertha Model Rocket Kit

SKU: EST1948
When going large is the only thing that will do this Big Bertha Model Rocket by Estes / for a Skill Level 1 is perfect. When only large and in charge will do the Big Bertha Model Rocket Kit from Estes. Suitable for Ages 10 & Older with Adult Supervision for Those Under 12. Skill Level 1 Rocket Kit.


One model rocket Product Item #: EST1948


  • Flies up to 550 feet (168m)
  • Slow, realistic take-offs
  • Laser cut wood fins
  • 18" parachute
  • One-piece white plastic nose cone
  • Waterslide decals
  • One 1 year warranty
  • Detailed illustrated assembly and launch instructions


Assembly White or yellow glue Finishing supplies Igniters (ESTT2301) Recovery wadding (ESTT2274) Launch controller (ESTT2220) Porta-Pad II launch pad (ESTT2215) Fin alignment guide (ESTT2231) - optional Engines: B4-2 (ESTT1601) B4-4 (ESTT1602) B6-2 (ESTT1605) B6-4 (ESTT1606) -first flight C6-5 (ESTT1614) 4 AA batteries (FUGP4304) - for launch controller


Skill level: 1 Length: 24" (61cm) Diameter: 1.64" (42mm) Weight: 2.5oz (71g) Recovery System: 18" parachute Projected Altitude: 550ft (168m)


Due to small parts that could cause a choking hazard please keep away from children 3 years of age For your safety and enjoyment, always follow the NAR Model Rocketry Safety Code while participating in any model rocketry activities

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