Mini Mean Machine
Mean Machine
Mini Mean Machine Package
Mini Mean Machine Parts

Mini Mean Machine™

Sku: 000865

A scaled down version of the 1295 VERY popular Mean Machine and mini engine powered!


To begin with, the Mini Mean Machine is an excellent model rocket kit for hobbyists and rocket enthusiasts alike. Moreover, it offers a scaled-down version of the popular "Mean Machine" rocket, making it a great option for those who want to experience the thrill of high-altitude rocketry without committing to a larger and more expensive model.

Here are some more details about the Mini Mean Machine:

Easy Assembly:

  • The Mini Mean Machine rocket is straightforward to assemble. Besides, the instructions are clear and easy to follow.
  • Even beginners can put this rocket together with minimal hassle.
  • All the components needed to build a functional rocket are included in the kit.

Impressive Flight Capabilities:

  • Despite its smaller size, the Mini Mean Machine can reach altitudes of over 200 feet.
  • This makes it a great option for those who want to experience high-altitude rocketry without the need for a large and expensive model.
  • The rocket's stable flight capabilities make it a joy to watch in action.  Additionally, it provides hours of entertainment for rocket enthusiasts.

Spectacular In-Flight Performance:

  • The Mini Mean Machine is just as impressive in the air as its larger counterpart, the "Mean Machine."
  • Its sleek design and high-quality components allow it to achieve stable and smooth flights, making it a joy to watch in action.
  • The rocket's in-flight performance is sure to impress anyone who witnesses it launch into the air.


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

A3-4T, A10-3T
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II
  • Projected Max Altitude

225 ft. (69 m)
  • Recovery System

9 in. (22.9 cm) Parachute
  • Length

39 in. (99.1 cm)
  • Diameter

0.74 in. (19 mm)
  • Weight

1.2 oz. (34 g)
  • Fin Material

Laser Cut Balsa Wood

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, carpenter's glue, plastic cement, hobby knife, masking tape, primer (white), paint (blue, white) 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.