Estes 1921 Mercury Redstone Model Rocket ((Assembly Required))
(Formerly Skill Level 3)
Ready for an advanced kit that’s back by popular demand? Look no further as the Liberty Bell 7 Mercury Redstone has arrived! This historic NASA vehicle is an awesome sight off the launch pad! Take your time with the building and finishing of this rocket and it will be a beauty to add to your collection.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue, plastic cement, weight, hobby knife, primer (white), paint (black) and clear coat (optional). (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)
WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH (sold separately): Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad with a 1/8 inch launch rod and Electron Beam Launch Controller, Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding. Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (not included).
Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer. Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection.
For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/wood.
|Projected Max Altitude||
200 ft. (61 m)
15 in. (38.1 cm) Parachute
28.6 in. (72.6 cm)
2.05 in. (52 mm)
3.7 oz. (104.9 g)
|Estimated Assembly Time||
3 Hours (painting and glue drying time not included)
Laser cut wood
Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller
|Launch Rod Size||
Estes model rocketry is recommended for boys and girls ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.
|Product Name||Estes 1921 Mercury Redstone Model Rocket ((Assembly Required))|