• If you have bought, sold or gained information from our Classifieds, please donate to Rocketry Forum and give back.

    You can become a Supporting Member which comes with a decal or just click here to donate.

Sold Semroc XESK34 - Nighthawk

The Rocketry Forum

Help Support The Rocketry Forum:

This site may earn a commission from merchant affiliate links, including eBay, Amazon, and others.


Well-Known Member
Jan 17, 2009
Reaction score
I've repeated too often my dismal failure with gliders so I'll not bore everyone again here. Suffice it to say, I'm glad that I never ruined this venerable piece of rocket history. It's a Retro-Repro from Semroc. It's boosted into the air on an 18mm motor. Then, if your name is NOT John Lee, the glider comes off and glides back down and the launch pod comes down by parachute. If your name is John Lee, seek shelter and check your liability coverage. It is new and unopened.

I am asking $45

This kit is offered for sale in an effort to liquidate my collection of kits and is being offered via cross postings on The Rocketry Forum and Ye Olde Rocket Forum. The price indicated is what I have determined by looking for evidence of similar sales but, admittedly, might reflect a poor judgement on my part. I'm just doing the best that I can. The price does NOT include shipping. Interested persons are invited to contact me via PM and I will calculate the shipping. Payment is expected by means of PayPal, Zelle or Venmo. My intention is to make shipments twice per week after confirming receipt of funds. I will try to give the most accurate descriptions I am able to provide and will happily answer any specific questions either by PM or within the post thread.

I'm trying to be fair and honor a "first come, first serve" precedence when dealing with inquiries. That involves juggling messages I see while at work at the hospital coming from both TRF and YORF. That started out easy but got more complicated as there were more and more rockets listed. I made some mistakes and for that I am sorry.

I also don't mind holding rockets as you wait for more to become available. This does help with shipping costs and nobody has been more horrified than I over the current postal rates. That said, I am going to have to change one thing. I am only going to set aside "sold" rockets. I tried it the other way and a few times I was left in the lurch when others were interested in a rocket. That was only a mild annoyance. What I cannot tolerate is the mistakes that I made in selling something that had been promised. With my faulty memory and hectic schedule, the only way to prevent this when so many rockets are up for sale (with hundreds more to come) is to strictly segregate the sold stuff from the unsold stuff. A hold with an intent to buy now gets 24 hours, barring exigent circumstances, after that, it's back on the market.



  • 20221208_172727.jpg
    513.8 KB · Views: 0
  • 20221208_172732.jpg
    614.5 KB · Views: 0
  • 20221208_172738.jpg
    358.1 KB · Views: 0
  • 20221208_172745.jpg
    722.3 KB · Views: 0
  • 20221208_172753.jpg
    419.5 KB · Views: 0
Last edited: