Estes - Mars Lander Kit

Decals: Waterslide
Designer: Wayne Kellner
Diameter: 3.74 inches
Manufacturer: Estes
Model: 1243, K-43
Motor Size: 18 millimeters
Nose Cone Material: Balsa
Power: Low-Power
Product Type: Kit
Production Years: 1969-1983
Recovery: Parachute
Skill Level: 4
Status: Out-Of-Production
Style: Futuristic/Exotic
Tags: Family:Estes:Mars Lander
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