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Hi-Flier XL Launch

Hi-Flier® XL

Sku: 003226

An upsized replica of the #1 selling Hi-Flier! Powered by Estes C11, D and E model rocket engines, amazing heights can be reached!


To begin with, the Estes Hi-Flier XL rocket is the perfect choice for those looking for a sleek and high-flying rocket experience.

Here are some of the features and benefits of this popular rocket:

  • Upsized replica. The Hi-Flier XL is an upsized replica of the #1 selling 2178 Hi-Flier rocket, standing over 30 inches tall. Moreover, with its sleek design, it is sure to impress.

  • High-performance rocket. The Hi-Flier XL can reach heights over 1300 feet, making it an exciting and unforgettable flying experience. Moreover, it flies on Estes C11, D and E model rocket engines. This provides enough power for the rocket to soar into the sky.

  • Easy to recover. A bright 18 inch parachute brings the rocket back to earth safely and reliably. Thus, making it easy to recover and plan to fly the Hi-Flier XL again and again.

  • Intermediate kit. The Hi-Flier XL is an intermediate kit that includes a molded nose cone, a single-piece body tube, balsa fins, and self-stick decals. Additionally, it requires simple painting and is a friction fit, standard engine rocket.

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned rocket enthusiast, the Estes Hi-Flier XL rocket is an excellent choice for a high-performance and sleek flying experience that will provide hours of flying fun.



What You Need to Fly

Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller, 3/16 inch "Maxi" Launch Rod. Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding.
Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries (sold separately)

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

  • Recommended Engines

C11-3, D12-5, D12-7, E12-6, E12-8
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II
  • Projected Max Altitude

1325 ft. (404 m)
  • Recovery System

18 in. (45.7 cm) Parachute
  • Length

31 in. (78.7 cm)
  • Diameter

1.64 in. (42 mm)
  • Weight

3.5 oz. (99.2 g)
  • Fin Material

Laser Cut Balsa Wood

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, pencil, fine sandpaper, carpenter’s glue, hobby knife, masking tape, primer (white), paint (black, red) and clear coat (optional).

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This product recommended for children ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.