Estes - Sprint Kit

CP Method: Rocksim/Rocksim
CP Position From Front: 11.59 inches
Diameter: 0.98 inches
Fin Material: Balsa
Manufacturer: Estes
Model: 1249
Motor Size: 18 millimeters
Power: Low-Power
Product Type: Kit
Production Years: 1970-1983
Recommended Motors: 1/2A6-2, A8-3, B14-5, B4-6, B6-6, C6-7
Recovery: Streamer
Status: Out-Of-Production
  • Estes - Sprint {Kit} (1249) [1970-1983] By Tim Burger

    - A classic high-performance rocket from the 60’s Forward: The Estes Sprint is one of those timeless classic designs that old rocketeers remember fondly. This Mike Dorffler design looks like it’s going fast even when it’s just laying there and the exceptional performance has had me hooked since the first one I ever owned ’way back in the early 70’s.. It would ...

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    My own version of the DESCON 5 2nd place winner . Standard Fat Boy kit contents with a 2 inch paper boat-tail and a long BT-50 motor tube to handle the Estes E9 motors. Made 3 Sprint-like elliptical fins with TTW tabs to take advantage of the Fat Boy's fin slots. I wanted to fly the F-A-T Sprint at my local field so I modified the design as posted to use a 24mm motor mount. The schematics ...

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