Alpha Bulk Pack
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Alpha® Bulk Pack (12 pk)

Sku: 001756

The Estes Alpha is a rocket that has stood the test of time and continues to be the go-to choice for educators after 40 years. Designed to be easy to build and customize, it offers a flexible platform for teaching valuable STEM principles to students. The unforgettable experience of launching an Estes Alpha rocket is something that stays with people for a lifetime, with millions of individuals remembering their first launch with fondness.

The Alpha Bulk Pack is the perfect tool for highlighting basic rocket stability principles. With an aerodynamic design and reliable launcher that can accommodate a wide range of engines, the Estes Alpha offers an unparalleled experience for students. It's not just about building and launching a rocket, it's about the experience of learning and discovery. With the Estes Alpha, students can unlock their potential and reach for the stars.

  • SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
  • RECOMMENDED ENGINES: 1/2A6-2, A8-3, A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7 w/Engine Adapter (sold separately)- A10-3T
  • PROJECTED ALTITUDE: 1000 ft. (305 m)


The Alpha Bulk Pack has been the top choice of educators for the last 40 years and is still going strong. Its popularity stems from its ease of assembly, customizable features, and the ability to teach a wide range of STEM concepts.

Furthermore, With the Alpha pack, students get to experience the thrill of launching their own rocket. This is a highlight of any training program. By the same token, millions of people around the world remember their first launch with the Alpha, making it a ageless classic.

The Alpha Bulk Pack is perfect for teaching basic rocket stability principles. The Alpha's aerodynamic design ensures a smooth launch every time. Additionally, it's a reliable launcher that can fit in with a wide range of engines.

Here are some of the key features of the Estes Alpha:

  • Easy to build: The Alpha bulk pack is easy to put together, even for a novice.
  • Customizable: Students can design and identify their rockets with the included self-stick decals.
  • Versatile: The Alpha can be launched with a variety of engines. It makes it ideal for teaching different concepts and levels of difficulty.
  • Educational: The Alpha teaches valuable STEM concepts, including physics, aerodynamics, and rocketry.
  • Fun: The experience of launching a rocket is exciting and memorable, and the Alpha Bulk Pack provides that thrill for students of all ages.

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

Technical Specifications

  • Recommended Engines

1/2A6-2, A8-3, A8-5, B4-4, B6-4, B6-6, C6-5, C6-7
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II
  • Projected Max Altitude

1000 ft. (305 m)
  • Recovery System

12 in. (30.5cm) Parachute
  • Length

12.3 in. (31.2 cm)
  • Diameter

0.98 in. (25 mm)
  • Weight

0.8 oz. (22.7 g)
  • Fin Material

Laser Cut Balsa Wood

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, Pencil, Ruler, Fine Sandpaper, Carpenter's Glue, Hobby Knife, Masking Tape
This product recommended for children ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.