FANTASY SCALE - (Star Wars) X-Wing Fighter Gallery

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  1. Sep 26, 2013 #1

    RochonRockets

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    Yep they made an X-Wing Maxi-Brute.
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    Flown twice and crashed twice. Rebuilding and leaving on the shelf.
     
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    PhlAsh

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    I've replaced the tube in mine but have yet to cut new wood for it.
     
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    I have one on my shelf... NEVER flew it. it's been built for at LEAST 15 years.. I have seen WAY to many of them try to fly and crash..
     
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    Welcome to the FANTASY SCALE (Star Wars) X-Wing Fighter Gallery on TRF.

    This gallery showcases the (Star Wars) X-Wing Fighter and those rockets derived from it. Particularly appropriate in this thread are the following:


    Estes: Maxi-Brute X-Wing Fighter: #1302



    as well as any upscales, downscales, clones, kitbashes or other derivative works. Even Goonies qualify!



     
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    Estes Maxi-Brute X-Wing Fighter (#1302) Basic Information.

    [​IMG] Estes Industries

    MODEL NAME: Maxi-Brute X-Wing Fighter Also known as: Maxi X-Wing

    NUMBER: #1302

    Introduced: 1978
    Final Year: 1980
    Designer: Keith Niskern

    Type: Exotic, Fantasy Scale
    Motor Mount: 1x24mm
    Recovery: Parachute
    Stages: 1
    Length: 21.635"
    Diameter:
    Span: 18.25"
    Weight: 11 oz

    Mfg. Description: Darth Vader and his Imperial Forces will turn and run when confronted by this huge scale replica of science fiction's most popular spacecraft. This giant T-55 X-Wing Fighter is easy to assemble with fantastic detailing and authentic "Death Star" mission decor. By far the most dramatic "STAR WARS" model available for display. "D" engine powered for great performance too. Spectacular flights over 300 feet. Kit components include die-cut balsa parts and highly detailed plastic fuselage, engines and laser pods. Plus quick-release engine mount, scale decals, big 24" parachute recovery and attractive display stand. A 3/16" launch rod is recommended for lift-off. (Estes 1978 Catalog)


    Advertising Liveries

    [​IMG] 1978 Catalog


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    First post in this thread featuring this rocket.

    See Also:
    TRF Build Threads

    TRF Applicable Threads

    LINKS
    EMRR
    RocketReviews
    Mfg. Page


    If you have any additional information on this rocket and/or catalog photos please let us know.
     
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