Everyone Loves a Short and Fat rocket! The 'Lil Grunt is a workhorse. Only 17 inches tall, the kit features ablow molded plastic nose cone, laser-cut balsa fins and a rugged 24mm diameter motor mount. Flights with an Enerjet motor will go to almost 2,500 feet. Then your 'Lil Grunt will recover gently on the big 3-inch x 36-inch nylon streamer. Includes big, easy-to-apply self-adhesive decals.
Enerjet Skill Level 3 advanced modeler kits require moderate skills in model rocket construction and finishing. The assembly, finishing and glue drying time will take multiple sessions and up to a couple of days to complete the kit properly.
This kit requires assembly. Hobby glues, finishing supplies, building tools, launch system and rocket motors for launching are not included.
Launch supplies sold separately. Flying with E and F rocket motors requires the AeroTech Mantis Launch Pad (89281), AeroTech Interlock Launch Controller (893891), Enerjet rocket motors with FirstFire™ Initiators and Recovery Wadding. A 12-volt battery source is required for the AeroTech Interlock Launch Controller - Not Included. Flying with black powder rocket motors requires Complete Launch System (Q7700), Quest Q-Jet™ rocket motors with FirstFire Micro™ Initiators and Recovery Wadding. One 9-volt, snap-top, Alkaline battery is required for the Q2 Launch Controller - Not Included.
Recommended for ages 12 to adult. Direct adult supervision is suggested for those under 14 years of age when flying model rockets of this size and power.
Skill Level 3
Length: 17.0 in. (43.2 cm)
Diameter: 1.97 in. (50 mm / T-50
Weight: 3.0 oz. (862 g)
Recovery: 36 in. Nylon Streamer
Fins: Laser-cut Balsa
Décor: Self-adhesive Decals
Flights up to 2500 ft. (762 m)
Uses Enerjet E20-7W (1st flight), E30-7T, F44-8W, F32-8T rocket motors. Also uses Black Powder D12-5, E12-6. Other brands of model rocket motors, with a similar motor type (power) designation, should be OK for use in this product.