Flechette™ Model Rocket Kit

Flechette Model Rocket Kit from Sunward
Parachute RecoverySkill Level 2
SKU: 00039

Flechette™ Model Rocket Kit

Inspired by the projectile

  • Flights of 1000 feet / 300m
  • High Quality Laser Cut Balsa
  • Safe 18" parachute recovery
  • includes metal motor retaining clip
  • Quality Nose Cone
  • Body Tube diameter: 0.976" / 24mm
  • Recommended engines: A8-3, B6-4(first flight), C6-3, C6-5
  • Instructions
  • Skill Level 2

Flechette The word flechette is French for "dart." In military use, it is a projectile having the form of a small metal dart: a sharp-pointed tip and a tail with several vanes to stabilize it during flight.

1000' / 300m

To build and launch this kit, you will also need (not included):

  • Recovery Wadding - or use Sunward™ BT50 Baffle or Sunward NOMEX 3x3" Fire Resistant Blanket - best to install when building.
  • Small tools
  • Sandpaper
  • Sealer and paints
  • White glue
  • Launch Pad and Launch Controller
  • Rocket Engines
  • Igniters

Rocksim File (right click to download) for the Flechette™ Model Rocket Kit courtesy of Rocksim?apogee.

Please note all Rocksim files are provided as a courtesy and are not meant to be 100% accurate - errors do exist. All rockets must be tested for stability prior to launch.

Recommended for ages 14 and up - adult supervision required for ages 14-16

Price: $16.99