Astron Avenger

Kit# K-38

Yellow Hang Tag

Pre Damon Era


Images courtesy of Jimid123 at Ye Olde Rocket Forum

Designer: Bill Simon

Production Years: 1969

Retail Pricing Range: $2.75

Rarity: Rare

Description: Vertical Image: pre-Damon era Astron Avenger rocket kit with yellow pre Damon hang tag and white facecard. A gray image of the Avenger rocket is the main facecard element surrounded by black lettering that features price of "Only $2.75" and rocket's name. At the bottom of the facecard is a black box with white lettering for kit specifications and engine recommendations.

The Avenger is a two stage design with sleek lines typical of a sounding rocket. The kit is capable of high altitudes for sport or demonstration flying.

The kit features three body tubes, a balsa nose cone, a balsa adapter, two sheets balsa fin stock, two stage engine mounting system, 18" plastic parachute, launch lug, staging technical report and instructions.

Additional information can be found at the following links;

JimZ Kit Plan Link: Estes K38

Specifications: Length (32.0 in), Weight (2.7 oz), Diameter (1.325 in)

Recommended 18 mm Engines

Upper Stage: A5-4, B6-6, C6-7

Booster: A8-0, B6-0, B14-0, C6-0


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