Estes-Cox Helicat Launch Set -
This easy-to-assemble model rocket features a unique helicopter nose recovery system that guides it safely to earth. With a little glue and plastic cement, you’ll have the EX2 HeliCat put together and ready to fly in no time. When flown as directed with standard Estes rockets, this rocket will soar up to 500 ft. into the sky. Precolored parts, plastic nose cone and fins, parachute and helicopter recovery systems included. This set also includes an Electron Beam Launch Controller and a Porta-Pad II Launch Pad. Four AA alkaline batteries required (not included). No. 2274 Recovery Wadding needed for flight (sold separately). Recommended for ages 10 and up with adult supervision.
Skill level: Easy – minor assembly required.
Estimated weight: 3.5 oz.
Recovery: Both helicopter and parachute systems included.
Projected maximum altitude: 550 ft.
Recommended engines (sold separately): B4-2, B6-2 (first flight), C6-3, C6-5.