Estes Citation Patriot Rocket Model Kit Skill Level 1 - ES0652

New Estes Citation Patriot Rocket Model Kit Skill Level 1 - ES0652

Estes Citation Patriot Rocket Model Kit Skill Level 1

The Citation Patriot is a model rocket created and marketed in the '70s. Since then it has been one of the most loved, especially in the USA because of its decidedly patriotic appearance!

The main feature of this model is its size, comparable to those of the Big Bertha, which give great satisfaction both on the ground and in flight. This rocket kit requires assembly in the traditional way, i.e. you must glue the stabilisers (in balsa) to the rocket body, and all the parts must be assembled.

The Citation Patriot flies with standard 18mm engines, type B and C, so cheap and easy to use. And given its size is a perfect model for the Klima D9 engines, with which it will climb much higher.

To launch this rocket you need a launch pad with a 3mm launch rod like the Estes Porta Pad II or the Klima Launch Pad. To start the engine a standard launch command is required, such as the Estes Electron Beam or the Klima Launch Controller. Motors, starters, launch pad and launch controller, batteries, glue and paints are not included.

Specification:
Recommended Engines - B4-2, B6-2, B6-4, C6-5
Projected Max Altitude - 600 ft. (183 m)
Recovery System - 18in. (45.7cm) Parachute
Length - 25.6 in. (65 cm)
Diameter - 1.64 in. (42 mm)
Estimated Weight - 3.2 oz. (90.7 g)
Estimated Assembly Time - 1 Hour (painting and glue drying time not included)
Fin Materials - Laser cut wood
Decal Type - Waterslide
Launch System - Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller (Sold separately)
Launch Rod Size - 1/8" (Sold separately)

In the Box

Estes Citation Patriot Rocket Model Kit Skill Level 1

Required to Complete
Plastic Cement Glue
Finishing Supplies
Engine Ignitor Starters (ES2302)
Recovery Wadding (ES2274)
Porta-Pad II Launch Pad with Launch Controller
Rocket Engines - Recommended B4-2, B6-2, B6-4, C6-5
4AA 1.5v Batteries for Launch Controller

Note:
Estes model rockets are recommended for ages 14+ with Adult supervision

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    Brand: Estes
  • Product Code: ES0652
  • Availability: In Stock This item is in stock and available to buy now!
  • £19.99

Tags: Estes, Citation, Patriot, Rocket Model, Kit, Skill Level 1, ES0652