Pro Series II™ Star Orbiter™
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Pro Series II™ Star Orbiter™


Is your dream to reach new heights in no time? The 45-inch Star Orbiter Rocket is what you need! With a quick-release motor retention system and the option to purchase the 9750 Pro Series II 29MM Retainer Set separately, this kit is perfect for anyone looking to take their rocket-building skills to the next level.

Don't let the size of the Star Orbiter Rocket intimidate you – construction is a breeze and you'll be ready to launch in just a few days. Get ready to experience the excitement of rocketry and watch your creation soar. Don't miss out on the chance to take your hobby to the next level with this incredible Pro Series kit. Order your Star Orbiter Rocket today and reach for the stars!

  • SKILL LEVEL: The Star Orbiter is a Pro Series II level rocket, great for those with extreme building and launching skills.
  • RECOMMENDED ENGINES: E16-6, F15-8; w/Engine Adapter (sold separately) : D12-3, E12-4
  • PROJECTED ALTITUDE: 1200 ft. (366 m) on a F15-8


The Star Orbiter Model Rocket is a great choice for those looking for an impressive and thrilling rocket launch experience. With a height of over 45 inches, this Pro Series kit is sure to turn heads and impress spectators.

The Star Orbiter has a unique quick-release motor retention system that is also present in other Pro Series kits. For optimal performance, we recommend to purchase the 9750 Pro Series II 29MM Retainer Set separately.

Building and finishing the kit is not difficult. You can complete it in just a few days. What a great option for those who want to get started with rocketry without committing too much time and effort! The heights that you will reach with the Star Orbiter are very impressive and will give you a thrilling launch experience that you won't forget.

The Star Orbiter Model Rocket is a fantastic choice for anyone looking for an exciting and rewarding rocket launch experience. So don't miss out on this opportunity to launch your own rocket and watch it soar into the sky!


What You Need to Fly

Porta-Pad E Launch Pad and Pro Series II Launch Controller, Estes model rocket engines, starters and Pro Series II Recovery Wadding.
Six C 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries (sold separately)

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

  • Recommended Engines

E16-6, F15-8
  • Launch System

Pro Series II Launch Pad
  • Projected Max Altitude

1800 ft. (549 m)
  • Recovery System

18 in. (45.7 cm) Parachute
  • Length

45.2 in. (114.8 cm)
  • Diameter

1.64 in. (42 mm)
  • Weight

5.9 oz. (167.3 g)
  • Fin Material

Laser Cut Wood

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, pencil, ruler, fine sandpaper, epoxy, carpenter's glue hobby knife, masking tape, clear tape, primer (white), paint (black, orange) and clear coat (optional).

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Estes Pro Series II rocket kits are recommended for adults ages 18+ with adult supervision for those under 18, and rocketeers of all ages.