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Neo Standard Starter Set

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SS-NEOSTD



Retail Price: $60.72
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This Launch Set comes with our Neo Standard kit which we think is perhaps our best all-around kit for the novice.
Included launch system comes with the Estes Astron II Launch Controller and Astron II Launch Pad. There is also a three pack of A8-3 engines and a package of Estes recovery wadding included.

Rocket Specifications:

Length: 16.5"/41.9 cm
Diameter: 0.98"/24.9 mm
Weight: 1 oz/28 gm
12" Parachute Recovery
Recommended Engines: 1/2A6-2; A6-4; A8-3; B6-4; C6-7
Skill Level: Beginner
Center of Pressure: 14" from tip of nose

Estimated (calculated) altitudes:

with 1/2A6-2: 115 feet/35 meters
with A6-4: 300 feet/91.4 meters
with A8-3: 330 feet/100.5 meters
with B6-4: 730 feet/222.5 meters
with C6-7: 1350 feet/411.5 meters

What you'll need to build this model:

Required: Adhesive (A wood glue, such as Elmer's Carpenters Glue or Titebond can be used for all steps and is recommended); sandpaper (medium - 220 or 280 grit); pencil or ball point pen; scissors; hobby knife; tape (cellophane, aka Scotch Tape, and/or masking).
Optional: sandpaper (fine - 320 or 400 grit, extra fine - 500 or 600 grit); sanding sealer (or balsa fillercoat); thinner (appropriate type for the sanding sealer); small paint brush; paint (Spray paint, such as Krylon or Testors is recommended. Be sure not to mix different types or brands of paint without testing.) - primer; colors as desired & clear; sanding block; tack cloth.

Check out our "Basic Building" Combos if you need a lot of the items above at a discounted price!

What else you'll need to fly this rocket:

One 9V Alkaline Battery, additional Engines if desired (see list above)