Not only is the Hyper Bat a highly sought after kit but it is another great addition to the line of 2-stage rocket kits from Estes. Super cool looking “bat” wings will soar off the launch pad for specular flights! No sonar necessary for this unique Skill Level 2 model, as it will fly straight up into the sky, to be returned by a 12 inch preassembled parachute. Rocketeers aged 12 and up can enjoy this high-powered kit, with adult supervision for those under 10.
The Hyper Bat is a sleek, 2-stage sport rocket.
Super cool looking “bat” wings will have this rocket soaring to heights of 2,125 feet!
3, 2, 1, Lift Off!
A sleek sport rocket standing over 20 inches tall and reaching out-of-sight heights of 2,125 feet, the Hyper Bat is one impressive specimen. With its 2 stages, the Hyper Bat has two sections with the engines stacked or staged one on top of the other. The lower or first stage contains a booster engine that kicks the rocket off the launch pad, and the upper or second stage has a standard engine inserted into it for extreme flight altitude. Adding to your growing fleet of Rockets? Check out another popular 2-stage the Mongoose Model Rocket Kit.
Blast Off to Learning Fun
In addition to the excitement and entertainment it provides, rocketry also has significant educational value. Model rockets transform kids into amateur rocket scientists, encouraging them to think about how the rockets work. Rocket building teaches kids the basics of propulsion, flight, and aerodynamics, and can help foster an early interest in science and engineering. As a Skill Level 2 the Hyper Bat is the first tier of more advanced kits that require beginner skills in model rocket construction, finishing and painting. It features laser cut fins a molded plastic nose cone as well as waterslide decals.
The Hyper Bat requires an Estes Launch System and Estes engines for the launch (not included). A8-0, A8-5, B4-0, B6-4, B6-6, C6-0 or C6-5 engines suggested for all missions. Unless otherwise specified, all models require assembly. Tools, construction and finishing supplies sold separately. In order to launch, a launch system, model rocket engines, igniters, recovery wadding and four ‘AA’ alkaline batteries are required – sold separately unless otherwise specified. Read all instructions before beginning. Make sure you have all parts and supplies required. Test fit all parts before applying glue. Sand as necessary for precision assembly. Product color and shape may vary. When launching, stand back as far as the launch controller cord will allow (15 feet). Rocketry is not intended for indoor use. Choose a large field (500 feet), free of dry weeds and brown grass. Launch only with little or no wind and good visibility.
What’s In The Box?
Estes body tubes, laser cut fins, molded plastic nose cone, waterslide decals, 12 inch preassembled parachute and instructions.
You will get hours of building fun with the rocket construction, finishing and painting needed to complete this impressive Skill Level 2 kit.
- Two stage rocket
- flies up to 2125′
- Skill level 2