|Fin Span:||4.90 inches|
|Main Body Tube:||BT-70|
|Motor Size:||18 millimeters|
|Nose Cone Material:||Balsa|
|Recommended Motors:||A8-3, B6-4, C6-5|
|Tags:||Scale:Little Joe:Little Joe II|
This 1/70 scale Little Joe II is one of Semroc’s “Retro-Repro” line of kits. It includes a separately bagged Apollo capsule kit and is billed as a Skill Level-4 “Master” kit. The base rocket is probably a ‘3’ but in my book the capsule is a ‘5’. I guess it all averages out. This rocket flies on 18mm motors and recovers on a single ...
Brief: This is another excellent addition to Semroc's "Retro-Repro" line of reintroduced classics from the early years of model rocketry. The LJ-II was issued in 1968 as a companion to the 1/70 Saturn 1B, making it almost as old as I am. As with the original Estes kit, this one shares the same command module, which is also available as a very nice separate kit. At $21, it's ...