|Nose Cone Material:||Plastic|
Brief: The Rascal is a 4FNC kit offered by Estes for a short time back in the early 90s. This is one of those projects that I probably wouldn't have been tempted to build except for eBay. Back in 2001 I bought an assortment of Estes rockets and launch equipment in an auction. Among the "goodies" in the old range box was a pocket knife, a badly started body tube and engine ...
I picked up a poorly started attempt at an Estes Rascal via Ebay several years back, then took eight years to finally clone the rocket using the only parts I could salvage, the nose cone and decal sheet. I really liked the finished product, and like all rockets with the Goony profile, I decided that it needed to be upscaled to BT-80 size. I wound up building the upscale twice ...