Estes - Scissor Wing Transport Kit

Decals: Waterslide
Designer: Bill Simon, Ed Brown, Wayne Kellner
Diameter: 0.98 inches
Fin Material: Balsa
Length: 22.75 inches
Manufacturer: Estes
Model: 1265
Motor Size: 18 millimeters
Nose Cone Material: Plastic
Original Price: $5.50
Plan (Estes Instructions):
Power: Low-Power
Product Type: Kit
Production Years: 1974-1985, 2004-2007
Recommended Motors: B4-2, B6-2, C6-3
Recovery: Glide, Parachute
Skill Level: 3
Status: Out-Of-Production
Style: Glider
Weight: 2.50 ounces
Wing Span: 16.00 inches

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  • Estes Scissor Wing Transport By Mark Van Luvender (September 17, 2007)

    Brief: Single staged boosted glider. This rocket is a re-release of an earlier Estes kit. Construction: Parts were of standard Estes quality and consisted of main body tube, 18mm motor tube (long tube since it's the tube for the boost pod), body tube for tail, plastic nose cone assembly, two balsa sheets for wing/fin pieces, 2 centering rings, one engine block, one engine hook, ...

  • Estes Scissor Wing Transport By Chan Stevens

    Brief: This classic has been reintroduced as a "limited edition" run for about a year now. It's a very unusual swing-wing design with the wing springing out at separation to convert the rocket into a glider. With colorful decals, it's a beautiful looking bird. Construction: The kit contains: BT-50 body tube BT-20 motor/pod tube Metal engine hook BT-50 ...

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