Skill Level 3

Skill Level 3

Requiring moderate construction skills, Skill Level 3 models include more complex designs, more precise tolerances, and more involved instructions than simpler kits. Assembly may take a few days, and applying a nice paint job may take additional time.

  • Aerotech Arreaux Model Rocket

    Aerotech

    Arreaux

    MSRP: $79.99
    $67.99
    The Arreaux is a sturdy, high performing 29mm motor mount model with a payload bay. Its 1.9 inch diameter lets it punch through the air to reach altitudes around 3,000 ft on G motors.  Newly redesigned this year, the Arreaux now comes with rail...
    AT-89013
    MSRP: $79.99
    $67.99
  • Estes Executioner Model Rocket Estes Executioner Model Rocket Packaging

    Estes

    Executioner

    MSRP: $34.99
    $27.92
    Standing over 3 feet tall and 2.6 inches wide, the Executioner will turn heads! This model can fly low and slow on 24mm D12 motors, top 700 feet on E9 and E12 motors.  But with its sturdy through-the-wall balsa fin construction and epoxy for your...
    EST-1951
    MSRP: $34.99
    $27.92
  • Estes Honest John Model Rocket Honest John

    Estes

    Honest John

    MSRP: $26.99
    $21.59
    At 1/14 scale, this model of the US Army's Honest John surface to surface tactical missile can look great on a shelf or in the air.  Its 24mm motor mount makes this a high performing kit on Estes D and E motors, reaching altitudes of up to 1400 ft...
    EST-7240
    MSRP: $26.99
    $21.59
  • Little Joe I Model Rocket Kit Little Joe I Model Rocket Kit Packaging

    Estes

    Little Joe I

    MSRP: $32.99
    $26.39
    At 1/34 scale, the Estes Little Joe I delivers beautiful scale quality of an historic launch vehicle  used to test the function of the Mercury command module and its escape tower system. At almost 18 inches tall, 2.34 inch wide 18mm motor mount kit...
    EST-7255
    MSRP: $32.99
    $26.39
  • Estes

    Mercury Redstone

    MSRP: $24.99
    $19.99
    The first American spacecraft to carry a man into space is yours in a 28 inch sport scale model!  Slow, realistic looking lift off on a C6-3 on the way to 200 ft flights bring the excitement of the Mercury program to your launch site!  This is...
    EST-1921
    MSRP: $24.99
    $19.99
  • Estes

    MIRV

    MSRP: $29.89
    $23.91
    Estes' MIRV stands for Multiple Independent Re-entry Vehicle, and it is a truly unique rocket!  This 2 stage rocket launches on 1 18mm booster motor like a B6-0 or a C6-0, which then ignites 3 separate upper stage rockets flying on 13mm A1-3T motors...
    EST-2134
    MSRP: $29.89
    $23.91
  • Super Big Bertha Model Rocket Kit Super Big Bertha Model Rocket Kit Packaging

    Estes

    Super Big Bertha

    MSRP: $39.99
    $31.99
    The Super Big Bertha is the upscale version of the 3-model classic line: the Baby Bertha, the original Big Bertha, and now the Super big Bertha!  Stnading 36.8 inches tall, with a monstrous 2.6 inch (BT-80) diameter, it draws on 29mm motors to power...
    EST-9719
    MSRP: $39.99
    $31.99
  • Estes Super Neon XL Model Rocket

    Estes

    Super Neon XL

    MSRP: $29.99
    $23.99
    Who wants straight fins when you can fly tube fins?  The Super Neon XL is an upscale version of the original Estes Neon, and the extra size is well worth it! Tube fins are draggier than regular straight cut fins, and this model has them both! ...
    EST-2425
    MSRP: $29.99
    $23.99
  • Estes V2 2.6-inch diameter semi-scale model rocket Estes V2 2.6-inch diameter semi-scale model rocket packaging

    Estes

    V2

    MSRP: $24.99
    $21.24
    The rocket that started the space race is represented well in the Estes 2.6 inch V2 model. This semi-scale model features many of the features of the original V2, scaled down to a 22.4 inch height, and it will soar through the sky up to 700 feet on E...
    EST-3228
    MSRP: $24.99
    $21.24
  • Astron Skydart II Rocket Glider

    Estes

    Astron Skydart II

    MSRP: $28.99
    $23.19
    This concept glider model features glider recovery for the main aircraft, while the pop rod that holds the elevators flat during boost ejects out the rear of the aircraft at apogee and returns under its own parachute. This build is moderately...
    EST-3299
    MSRP: $28.99
    $23.19
  • Cobra Model Rocket

    Estes

    Cobra

    MSRP: $25.99
    $20.79
    The Cobra looks like it's part rocket, part star fighter, with detailed laser cut balsa fins, and plastic nose cone and intricate decorative missile parts.  this is a moderately challenging build. Your finished cobra can reach altitudes up to 700...
    EST-7228
    MSRP: $25.99
    $20.79