Gnome with Bag
Estes Gnome Straight
Estes Gnome Set
Rocket Side Flame
Up Flame
Estes 0886 Gnome Parts


Sku: 000886

The Estes Gnome is chrome at its hottest! Standing just a little over 10 inches tall with super shiny chrome and sapphire blue colors, this is one great looking, mini engine powered cloud chaser that can reach altitudes of 800 feet. Recovery is reliable with its orange colored streamer for easy tracking after a superfast flight!

  • SKILL LEVEL: Beginner
  • RECOMMENDED ENGINES: 1/4A3-3T, 1/2A3-2T, 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T
  • PROJECTED ALTITUDE: 800 ft. (244 m)


The Estes Gnome rocket kit is a fascinating sight to behold, with its sleek chrome and sapphire color scheme. Standing at just 10 inches tall, this rocket is the perfect size for those who are new to model rocketry and offers an exciting approach to explore the world of model rocketry.

One of the most impressive features of the Estes Gnome rocket kit is its ability to reach altitudes of up to 800 feet. This makes it a great choice for those who want to see their rocket soar high into the sky. The fast and reliable recovery system ensures that the rocket can be easily tracked and retrieved after a super fast flight.

As a Beginner level kit, the Estes Gnome is easy to assemble and launch. Even those who are new to rocketry can easily do it. The chrome body tube, blue fin unit, nose cone, and launch lug ring make for a stylish and easy-to-assemble rocket.

The Estes Gnome rocket kit is a great choice for anyone who is looking for the excitement of model rocketry. It offers an impressive combination of style, performance, and ease of use, making it a perfect choice for beginners and seasoned rocket enthusiasts alike.

Estes Gnome Model Rocket

What You Need to Fly

Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller, Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding.
Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries (sold separately)

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

  • Recommended Engines

1/4A3-3T, 1/2A3-2T, 1/2A3-4T, A3-4T, A10-3T
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II
  • Projected Max Altitude

800 ft. (244 m)
  • Recovery System

  • Length

10.3 in. (26.2 cm)
  • Diameter

0.54 in. (14 mm)
  • Weight

0.5 oz. (14 mm)
  • Fin Material

Molded Plastic
Gnome Model Rocket Kit Parts

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, plastic cement, hobby knife, masking tape and clear tape.
This product recommended for children ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.