Kits By Skill Level

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced modeler, Estes has the kit for you.

We have an enormous selection of model rocket kits that include sport fliers, multi-stagers, payloaders, scale NASA-based transports, military-styled missiles and classic Estes kits.

Estes rockets are grouped into four catagories: RTF (Ready to Fly), ARF (Almost Ready to Fly), E2X (Easy to Assemble) and Skill Levels 1 through 5.

All skill level 1-5 kits require measuring, assembly, sanding, gluing and painting. As the skill level goes up, the difficulty in building skills and time to build and finish is increased.

Skill Level 1-Beginner builder skills.

Skill Level 2-Average building skills.

Skill Level 3-Intermediate building skills.

Skill Level 4-Advanced building skills.

Skill Level 5-Master building skills.

  1. 001293 - Black Brant III

    001293 - Black Brant III

    $14.99

    Skill Level 2

    1/10th Scale Sounding Rocket. A "great addition" to your scale rocket collection.

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  2. 001295 - Mean Machine™

    001295 - Mean Machine™

    $32.99

    Skill Level 2

    Mean, lean and wicked! D and E engine powered at its finest! Breaks down for easy transport.

    ATTENTION: Requires Estes Maxi™ Launch Rod - Sold Separately

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  • Tall Rocket, Great Flights!!

    • Flies over 900 Feet!

    Regular Price: $19.99

    Special Price $9.99

  • Great deco! 37 tall!

    • C11 and D Powered
    • Cool Chrome Parts

    Regular Price: $25.99

    Special Price $12.99

  • Great Little Rocket!

    • Easy To Assemble!

    Out of stock

    Regular Price: $13.99

    Special Price $6.99