The thing that started it all, all the way back in 1991 AND THEY STILL MAKE IT

Estes Alpha III

  • Launch controller, launch pad, and rocket assembly kit with materials and instructions required to assemble the rocket
  • Orange plastic nose cone, body tube, one-piece plastic tail fin unit, and self-stick decals for level E2X (Easy to Assemble) assembly skill
  • Projected maximum altitude of 1,100′ (335m), 12″ diameter parachute for rocket recovery
  • Recommended for ages 10 and older with adult supervision up to age 12
  • Requires model rocket engine, starters, recovery wadding, and glue (all sold separately)
  • Easy to assemble
  • Almost ready to fly


One of my favorite Estes Kits the Bull Pup

  • Authentic color decals
  • Scale model of the usaf agm-12d bull pup Air-to-ground missile
  • Stands over 15″ tall
  • 12″ parachute recovery
  • Flies over 800′
  • Authentic color decals
  • Stands over 15″ tall

Here is the real deal at the USAF museum in Ohio



LOC Precision Flying Model Rocket Kit Weasel PK-3

Get started in High Power Rockets with this kit


Estes Blast off engine pack


  • Estes Blast Off Flight Pack Flying Model Rocket Engines
  • 24 Rocket engines – Six A8-3, Six B6-4, Six C6-3, Six C6-5
  • Plus 30 igniters, 24 plugs and one package of recovery wadding
  • For ages 14+. Use with adult supervision. Must be 14 to purchase in CA and NJ.
  • Flammable – ships parcel post only, takes several additional days beyond Amazon Shipping estimate.



Best thing to store model rocket engines in is a Military grade Ammo can