Anyone think it would fly without the clear fins? If the cofg was bang on?
Was online today
This was on Instagram today
Has anyone ever attempted micro rc gear in the shuttle? A spectrum brick and 50ma cell would weigh less than the nose weight.
We need a Saturn 1b. Over 600 on eBay yikes
Yeah was a bit of a Downer, in my mind I was like “ok here’s the Apollo 1 scene” etc, like it had some bases it had to cover
Would be nice to see this one also, hard to tell when and where.
sorry if this is covered elsewhere. I bought a used Estes Saturn v. I want to get maximum single eng performance. Is there a thread devoted to...
Anyone have an idea where I can get a plastic transition to fix up an old mangled Saturn v?
Has the V made it to Canada yet?
Anyone want to post some unboxing pics for us frozen stiffs up in Canada?
I live in Winnipeg, used to be keen on scale Estes stuff as a child. Been thinking of getting back into a bit of rocketry with my son. LH
Maybe Estes has some beef with Canada, anyone know how else to get spare parts? Any help would be great. LH
Estes javelin is too good of a glider. Emailed Estes but they don’t ship to Canada !?! You’d think I was living in a remote country.
Is anyone from Estes on this forum I wonder? I emailed them to ask bout kits that may make a come back. Is there a good thread about the history...
I think they should reproduce the space shuttle stack with the detachable orbiter glider. Have allowance for a micro r/c brick in the glider.
This got me excited, I emailed Estes to ask and they said only the Saturn v for 2019?
Success! Been able to do some landings out on the sand flats with the estes shuttle with retracts. Big performance drop with the gear and doors...
I know a scale orbiter will glide. Ive used an old estes with foam wings. I tried to thicken up the airfoil as per the real thing but it seems to...
More of my estes shuttle variants. Ive brought down the wing area closer to scale and thickened up the wing a bit. Printed some tiles on decal...
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