Nike-X Single Stage Rocket Kit
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Sku: 007259

Experience the thrill of rocketry with the Nike-X single stage rocket, a scale-liked model of the army's 4th generation, two-stage surface-to-air interceptor missile. The Nike project spanned multiple rockets and design iterations, but the Nike-X Single Stage Rocket remains a fabulous creation.

Featuring a Nike-style design and army décor with quality real roll pattern waterslide decals, this rocket will bring your collection to life. It boasts great performance, impressive flights, and an advanced build for rocketry experts and fans.

Please note that construction and final touch tools are not included in the kit.

To launch the Nike-X, you will need Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller; Estes model rocket engines, starters, and recovery wadding. Additionally, four 1.5V high-quality AA alkaline batteries are required for the launch controller (not included).

Add the Nike-X Single Stage Rocket to your collection today and experience the excitement and wonder of rocketry.

  • SKILL LEVEL: With moderate building and finishing skills, the Nike-X is perfect for this Advanced level rocket.
  • RECOMMENDED ENGINES: A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5
  • PROJECTED ALTITUDE: 600 ft. (183 m) on a C6-5


The Nike-X Single Stage Rocket offers a comprehensive list of features and benefits. Thus, making it a must for rocketry lovers of all skill levels. Here are some of the key features:

  • Scale-liked model of the army’s 4th generation, two-stage surface-to-air interceptor missile. This means that the Nike-X is not just a toy, but a faithful replica of a cutting-edge military rocket. It's an excellent way to learn about the latest rocketry technology and understand the workings of a real rocket.

  • Advanced build and cutting-edge elements. The designers of the Nike-X Single Stage Rocket utilize the latest rocketry technology. The Nike-X's impressive flights and advanced features are sure to impress rocketry experts and fans alike.

  • Realistic army décor: The rocket's design features quality real roll pattern waterslide decals that add a touch of authenticity to the military-inspired design. This attention to detail makes the Nike-X  an excellent addition to any collection.

In conclusion, the Nike-X Single Stage Rocket is a high-performance and notable model. Its advanced design and elements make it a necessary for anyone who appreciates the art and science of rocketry. So, whether you're an experienced rocketry expert or just getting started, the Nike-X is an excellent investment that's sure to provide hours of excitement and wonder.

Estes Nike-X 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

A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II
  • Projected Max Altitude

600 ft. (183 m)
  • Recovery System

15 in. (38.1 cm) Parachute
  • Length

23.4 in. (59.4 cm)
  • Diameter

1.33 in. (34 mm)
  • Weight

2.4 oz. (68 g)
  • Fin Material

Laser Cut Balsa Wood
Nike-X Model Rocket Kit Parts

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter's glue, hobby knife, masking tape, primer (white), paint (black, white) clear coat (not required).
This product recommended for children ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.