Launch Rods

Launch Rods

Launch rods provide guidance to model rockets as they leave the launch pad, before they are moving fast enough for the fins to guide the rocket.  Launch rods work well for low power rockets, but their flexibility makes them unsuitable for heavier models in the mid-power or high-power range.

  • 1/8 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off 1/8 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off in a Rocketry Works Blast Deflector (sold separately)

    Blast Deflector Stand Off

    Rocketry Works

    $0.99
    Rocketry Works' blast deflector mount works with both Rocketry Works and Estes blast deflectors, and it features a flared top to keep rockets off the blast deflector plate while on the pad. While the PLA material used in its construction resists the heat...
    RW-LG-BDSO
    $0.99
  • 1/4 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off 1/4 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off in a Rocketry Works Blast Deflector (sold separately)

    1/4 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off

    Rocketry Works

    $0.99
    Rocketry Works' blast deflector mount works with both Rocketry Works and Estes blast deflectors, and it features a flared top to keep rockets off the blast deflector plate while on the pad. While the PLA material used in its construction resists the heat...
    RW-LG-BDSO-1/4
    $0.99
  • 3/16 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off 3/16 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off in a Rocketry Works Blast Deflector (sold separately)

    3/16 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off

    Rocketry Works

    $0.99
    Rocketry Works' blast deflector mount works with both Rocketry Works and Estes blast deflectors, and it features a flared top to keep rockets off the blast deflector plate while on the pad. While the PLA material used in its construction resists the heat...
    RW-LG-BDSO-3/16
    $0.99
  • 1/8 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off 1/8 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off in a Rocketry Works Blast Deflector (sold separately)

    1/8 Inch Blast Deflector Stand Off

    Rocketry Works

    $0.99
    Rocketry Works' blast deflector mount works with both Rocketry Works and Estes blast deflectors, and it features a flared top to keep rockets off the blast deflector plate while on the pad. While the PLA material used in its construction resists the heat...
    RW-LG-BDSO-1/8
    $0.99