Ghost Chaser - Estes


Easy-to-assemble model rocket, with a clear payload section for carrying payloads aloft.

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27,85 €

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Length58.4 cm
Diameter25 mm
Weight51 g
Motor mount18 mm
Recovery30 cm plastic parachute
Launch padWith 3 mm launch rod
Recommended EnginesEstes A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, C6-7 / Klima A6-4, B4-4, C6-5, C6-7

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The Ghost Chaser is a model rocket kit with a transparent cargo section to take your favorite small cargoes up high.

The Ghost Chaser is a deceptively simple rocket model that contains many interesting features. Designed as a beginner's kit, this model is quickly and easily assembled even by those with no previous experience.
In no time you will have a finished Ghost Chaser nearly 60 cm tall with a silvery white fuselage and 12 cm long clear payload section. An elegant transition separates the two tubes, reducing the rocket body from a standard 18mm BT20 to a slim 13mm BT5. The translucent blue fins almost seem to glow when the light hits them.

All components of the Ghost Chaser are pre-finished, no sanding or painting required. A clever system of slots, tabs and clips (and a tightly knotted bungee cord) holds this simple, uncomplicated pattern together without a drop of glue.
The decoration is made with a rich set of decals, included.

Launching Ghost Chaser is as simple as building. The threaded motor retainer makes loading and replacing motors a breeze. The rocket flies with a range of Estes or Klima engines from A to C, so you have all possible options for various launch field sizes and wind conditions.

The recovery is by means of the 30 cm parachute included.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue, plastic cement, hobby knife, masking tape, primer, paint. (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)

WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH (sold separately): Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad or Klima Launch Pad with 5 mm launch rod, Estes Electron Beam Launch Controller or Klima Launch Controller, model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding.
Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (not included).