Skill Level 2

Skill Level 2

Skill Level 2 kits start to offer more involved construction techniques over Skill Level 1 kits. Models tend to have unfinished tubing and fins and waterslide decals.  Construction typically take a day.

  • Estes

    Astron Sprint XL

    MSRP: $19.99
    $15.99
    This upscale remake of the Estes classic Astron Sprint brings back the smooth lines and aerodynamic shape of the smaller model in a 24mm motor powered rocket that will catch people's attention on the launch range.  Flights to 1300 feet are within...
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  • Big Daddy Model Rocket Big Daddy Model Rocket Packaging

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    Big Daddy

    MSRP: $31.99
    $27.19
    The Big Daddy is a colossal 3 inch diameter 19 inch tall model that flies on high thrust C, D, and E motors up to 1375 ft.  As a short, stubby rocket, careful attention to stability is important, so don't add excess weight to the tail, and don't be...
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  • Black Brant III Model Rocket Black Brant III Model Rocket Packaging

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    Black Brant III

    MSRP: $14.99
    $11.99
    The Black Brant III is part of a long line of sounding rockets designed to probe the upper atmosphere with scientific instruments.  This 1/10 scale model is based on Canada Bristol Aerospace's sounding rocket that could lift an 18 kg payload to an...
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  • Estes Rockets' Bull Pup assembled What's in the box for the Estes Bull Pup

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    Bull Pup 12D

    MSRP: $19.49
    $15.59
    The Bull Pup is a semi-scale model of the US Air Force's Vietnam-era air-to-ground missile. This model features plastic nose cone and tail cone, 8 laser cut balsa fins, an 18mm motor mount for A, B or C motors to up to 675 ft. With a good coat of light...
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  • Goblin Model Rocket Goblin Model Rocket Packaging

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    Goblin

    MSRP: $17.99
    $15.29
     Estes brought the Goblin's classic lines back to the production lines!  4 laser cut balsa fins on a BT-55 body tube with a sleek plastic nose cone and a 24mm motor mount can send this vintage kit up to 1,400 ft! Waterslide decals bring the old...
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  • Loadstar Loadstar Bulk Pack Packaging

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    Loadstar Bulk Pack

    MSRP: $169.99
    $144.49
    The Loadstar Bulk Pack comes with 12 identical rocket kits, and is intended for classroom or group builds. The Loadstar kit brings skill level 2 difficulty with payload and 2 stage action for groups with previous build experience with plenty of space to...
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  • Loadstar II Loadstar II Packaging

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    Loadstar II

    $22.99
    The Loadstar II is a great looking 2 stage rocket with a large, clear payload bay, which makes this a great kit for sending science payloads up to 1000 ft. 18mm A, B, and C motors can power this rocket, but keep in mind that the 1000 ft altitudes on C...
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  • Mean Machine Model Rocket Mean Machine Model Rocket Packaging

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    Mean Machine

    MSRP: $32.99
    $26.39
    A recent update to this classic model makes its more than 6 foot long airframe transport easily in 2 roughly 3 foot long sections.  That's right...at nearly 7 feet in length, this D and E powered tower is an amazing sight at any launch. A new paint...
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  • Nike - X Model Rocket Nike - X

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    Nike - X

    MSRP: $19.99
    $16.99
    The Nike-X program was a series of ballistic missile interceptors designed to protect cities from incoming nuclear missiles during the cold war.  This model is most similar to the Zeus line of interceptors within the Nike-X program, though it is not...
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  • Nike Smoke

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    Nike Smoke

    MSRP: $22.99
    $18.39
    This is a 1/10 sport scale model of the NASA sounding rocket that conducted upper atmosphere research in the 1960s. Its cardboard, balsa and plastic construction makes for a simple build, but the fin shaping and paint job required for an accurate scale...
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    Photon Disruptor

    MSRP: $21.79
    $17.43
    Standing at over 2 feet tall, the Photon Disruptor is a substantial sci-fi model rocket.  Its futuristic design and good performance to 750 feet make this model hard to miss on the launch range. The build is slightly challenging, with more fins to...
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  • Super Neon Model Rocket Super Neon Model Rocket Packaging

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    Super Neon

    MSRP: $17.99
    $15.29
    The Super Neon is a classic Estes tube fin rocket, with balsa fins as well as tube fins providing guidance.  A plastic nose cone and 12 inch parachute recovery round out this kit.  This makes for a lot of gluing in the aft section, which is why...
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