Rookie Model Rocket  by Estes 2498

Rookie Model Rocket by Estes 2498

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Rookie Model Rocket by Estes / Almost Ready-to-Fly Product Item #: EST2498 Rookie ARF Flying Model Rocket by Estes. Suitable for Ages 10 & Older with Adult Supervision for Those Under 12. Skill Level ARF - Almost Ready to Fly.


  • Almost fully assembled
  • Flies up to 550 feet (168m)
  • Reaching altitudes of 550 feet, add the BT-60 Booster Accessory
  • (ESTT2256) and watch this rocket soar way past 1,350 feet
  • 15" parachute recovery
  • One year warranty
  • Detailed illustrated assembly and launching instructions


One model rocket


Minor assembly Igniters (ESTT2301) Recovery wadding (ESTT2274) Launch controller (ESTT2220) Porta-Pad II launch pad (ESTT2215) Engine: B6-2 (ESTT1605) - first flight or C6-3 (ESTT1613) or C6-5 (ESTT1614) Engine when using Booster-60: B6-4 (ESTT1606) - first flight or C6-5 (ESTT1614) Engine for Booster-60: D12-0 (ESTT1665) 4 AA batteries (FUGP4304) - for launch controller


Skill level: ARF - Almost Ready to Fly Length: 23.3" (59.2cm) Diameter: 1.64" (42mm) Weight: 3.6 oz. (102g) Recovery system: 15" parachute Projected altitude: 550 ft. (168m)


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