Estes - No. 2 Sky Writer Kit

Decals: Self-Stick
Designer: Ken Montayne
Diameter: 0.98 inches
Fin Material: Plastic
Length: 26.00 inches
Manufacturer: Estes
Model: 1260
Motor Size: 18 millimeters
Power: Low-Power
Product Type: Kit
Recommended Motors: A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5
Recovery: Parachute
Skill Level: 1
Status: In-Production
Style: Odd-Roc
Weight: 1.50 ounces

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  • Estes No. 2 Sky Writer By Bill Eichelberger (April 23, 2014)

    I was thrilled when Estes brought out the Skywriter, not because of an affinity for pencil rockets, but because I could buy them and clone all the Satellite Interceptors, Mavericks and Black Brant IIIs that I wanted.  I would have continued to think of the Skywriter as a donor kit had I not been in the mood to fly something different at a planned launch at B6-4 Field the ...

  • Estes Sky Writer By Dillon Frazier (February 29, 2012)

    A 26-inch long rocket designed to look like a pencil. Made by Estes. An E2X model that is powered by standard engines (B6-4, C6-5, ect.). Components 2 main body tube sections Engine moun tbuilding components  plastic nose cone 4 inter-connected plastic fins rubber shock cord 12 inch preassembled parachute   /h2 Very easy to build, ...

  • Estes No. 2 Estes Sky Writer By Carl Tulanko

    The 'Sky Writer #2' rocket kit is a unique and fast building Skill Level 1 model from the Estes product line. It's a #2 pencil rocket that comes pre-painted with a white plastic 4-fin can and parachute recovery and flies on the 18mm Estes motor family to include the A8-3, B4-4, B6-4 and C6-5. At just over 26" long, this is a hearty sized model and a good looker. The kit came in a colorful bag ...

  • Estes No. 2 Estes Sky Writer By Donald Besaw Jr

    New E2X series rocket from Estes that looks like a standard yellow wooden No.2 pencil. It flies on A-C motors and uses a 12 inch parachute for recovery. The kit came in a plastic bag with a header card. I was impressed with the packing of this kit. The main body tube with the eraser decal and nose cone came in their own individual wrappers. The kit came with the motor mount tube, hook, and ...

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