Skill Level 1
Featuring a unique, highly swept nested fin design, keep your eyes on this one as you can easily reach 900 feet! Single stage or 2-stage, this rocket soars! a Skill Level 1 build makes it a great choice for someone just getting started with boosted rockets.
The Checkmate launches on mini engines (sold separately) and recovery is streamer for the rocket and tumble for the booster. Prepare for re-launch with a new Estes engine, wadding, a starter and starter plug.
Length: 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Diameter: .74 in. (19 mm)
Estimated Weight: 1 oz. (28.3 g)
High Quality Plastic Nose Cone, Waterslide Decals, Laser cut Fins, Recovery: Streamer and Tumble
Recommended Engines: Single Stage: A3-4T (First Launch), A10-3T. With Booster A10-0T (First Launch), A3-4T, A10-3T
Projected Max Altitude: 900 ft. (274 m)
NOTE: Supplies needed to build the rocket - Scissors, Pencil, Ruler, Fine Sandpaper, Carpenter's Glue, Plastic Cement, Hobby Knife, Clear Tape, Masking Tape. Supplies needed to finish - White Primer. Yellow, Black and Blue Paint. Protective Clear Coat.
Estes model rocketry is recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision for those under 12. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding are required - sold separately-unless otherwise specified.