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Astron II™ Launch Controller

Quantity
Astron II™ Launch Controller, AP7389
Catalog Number
AP7389
Price/Each
$28.75
 
Astron II™ Launch Controller
 
Product Description


This affordable model rocket launch set is a great choice for any skill level. The Alpha III E2X® Almost Ready to Fly Rocket is easy to build and rockets to an altitude of 335 m!
 
Rocket specifications: 12" parachute recovery system; brightly colored plastic one-piece fin unit makes assembly a snap; 31.1 cm x 24.9 mm; weighs 34 g.
 
Set includes:
 
• Alpha III rocket
• Electron Beam® electrical launch control system. One high-quality alkaline 9-V battery is required and available separately.
• Porta-Pad II® launch pad.
• Engines and recovery wadding may be purchased separately. Recommended engines: A8-3 (AP4809), B6-4 (AP4811), C6-5 (AP6429). 
 

Specifications


Resources
Accessories
Batteries, Transistor, Alkaline, 9.0 V
AP1430


The AAA, AA, C, D, and 9 V batteries shown are all alkaline batteries. Consumer Reports states that while alkaline batteries cost three to five times more than acidic batteries, alkalines last 10 times longer.
 
Rocket Engine A8-3 (pk/3)
AP4809
The finest rocket engines available! All engines include complete operating instructions. Here's a guide to help you choose the engines you need: 1. The first letter prefix stands for the relative power of the engine. A “B” engine is twice as powerful...
 
Rocket Engine B6-4 (pk/3)
AP4811


The finest rocket engines available! All engines include complete operating instructions. Here's a guide to help you choose the engines you need: 1. The first letter prefix stands for the relative power of the engine. A “B” engine is twice as powerful...
 
Rocket Engine, C6-5 (pkg/3)
AP6429


The finest rocket engines available! All engines include complete operating instructions. Here's a guide to help you choose the engines you need: 1. The first letter prefix stands for the relative power of the engine. A “B” engine is twice as powerful...
 
Additional Resources
No Additional Resources at the time.
Flinn Catalog/Reference Manual Page 649
Flinn Middle School Catalog/Reference Manual Page 320
 

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AP1423
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AA (Alkaline) 
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