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Riptide™ Launch Set (Estes)


Price: $51.99 each


No assembly required means you are at the launch sight quick! Featuring a chrome nose cone and fins, the Riptide is one cool rocket! Powered by standard Estes engines, this rocket reaches heights of over 600 feet!

Blue chrome fins and nose cone really make this rocket stand out! Parachute recovery brings it back to earth for flight after flight!

Each Riptide Launch Set comes complete with a shiny, ready-to-fly model rocket kit and reliable Estes Launch System.
Launch system includes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Controller.


Length: 18.0 in. (45.7 cm)
Diameter: 1.35 in. (34 mm)
Estimated Weight 2.7 oz. (76.5 g)
Recovery: 12 in. (30.5 cm) Parachute
Recommended Engines: B4-4, B6-4, C6-5
Projected Max Altitude: 675 feet (206 m)

What else you'll need to fly this rocket:

Engines (see list above); Recovery Wadding; 4 1.5V Alkaline Batteries