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VHA Series Kits are perfect for getting started in High Power rocketry!
Most can fly Pre-Cert on F and G motors yet are capable of extreme flights for Cert level 1 and beyond!

 


Quicksilver


Tall, sleek, and built for speed! Utilizing 6 low aspect ratio fins allows the Quicksilver to slice through the air very efficiently and with style.



The Quicksilver is designed to fly on high impulse G motors for Pre-Cert flights and most H and I motors for Cert 1 flights. The Quicksilver comes standard with a 38mm motor mount.
To use 29mm motors in a 38mm mount, purchase the optional motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.
 
• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• 9" payload section
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 29mm motor mount (38mm optional)
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails

Download Quicksilver Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
 
Diameter: 2.1" | Height: 54.5" | MMT: 38mm
Parachute: 30" | Payload: 9"
Fin Array: 6 (low aspect ratio) | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The QUICKSILVER is built for speed and is a great kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 54.5" tall, is 2.1" diameter, and has a 6 (low aspect ratio) fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 38mm motor mount and can fly on G thru I motors. At ~34 oz., the 30" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Quicksilver Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 30 to 36 - $6.00
Quicksilver Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Quicksilver Upgrade, Add ADPTR-38/29-HAMR now and Save 10% - $18.85
Upgrade to Pre-Glassed Phenolic Airframe for Quicksilver - $82.00

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$119.95




Io


The Io kit is easy to build and easy to fly. It`s the perfect rocket for people new to high power!



The Io is intended to be flown on F, G & H motors. It is the perfect rocket for people new to high power! If you choose to purchase the Io with a 38mm MMT, for 29mm motors, purchase the optional motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.
 
• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 29mm motor mount (38mm optional)
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails
 
Download Io Instructions
Download Io Data Sheet
Diameter: 2.1" | Height: 33" | MMT: 29mm
Parachute: 24" | Payload: None
Fin Array: 3 (Nike style) | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The IO is a good intro into High Power Rocketry and a perfect kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 33" tall, is 2.1" diameter, and has a 3 (Nike style) fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 29mm motor mount and can fly on F thru H motors. At ~23 oz., the 24" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Io Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 24 to 30 - $6.00
Substitute Phenolic Airframe (for fiberglassing only; see Complete FAQ) - $8.00
Upgrade Io to 38mm Motor Mount - Free!
IO Upgrade, Add HAMR-29 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $24.60
IO Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$79.95




Callisto


The 2.1" dia. Callisto Rocket Kit stands 46" tall and is great for Pre-Cert and Level 1 flights.



Like all of our VHA Series kits, the Callisto is easy to build and easy to fly! If you choose to purchase the Callisto with a 38mm MMT, for 29mm motors, purchase the optional motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.
 
• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 29mm motor mount (38mm optional)
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails
 
Download Callisto Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.1 in. | Height: 46 in. | MMT: 29mm
Parachute: 24in. | Payload: None
Fin Array: 3 (Nike Style) | Fin Thickness: 0.06 in.

The CALLISTO is a great kit for Pre-Cert and Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 46 in. tall, is 2.1 in. diameter, and has a 3 (Nike Style) fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 29mm motor mount and can fly on F thru I motors. At ~25 oz., the 24in. parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Callisto Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 24 to 30 - $6.00
Substitute Phenolic Airframe (for fiberglassing only; see Complete FAQ) - $8.00
Upgrade Callisto to 38mm Motor Mount - Free!
Callisto Upgrade, Add HAMR-29 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $24.60
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$82.95




Phobos


The Phobos is 2.1" ID, stands 57" tall and includes a 12 in. payload section.



With its 12" payload section, it can loft a payload to thousands of feet on G, H, and I motors. If you choose to purchase the Phobos with a 38mm MMT but may want to use 29mm motors, purchase the optional motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.

• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• 12" payload section
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 29mm motor mount (38mm optional)
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails

Download Phobos Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.1" | Height: 57" | MMT: 29mm
Parachute: 30" | Payload: 12"
Fin Array: 3 | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The PHOBOS is a tall and fast rocket kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 57" tall, is 2.1" diameter, and has a 3 fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 29mm motor mount and can fly on F thru I motors. At ~32 oz., the 30" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Phobos Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 30 to 36 - $6.00
Substitute Phenolic Airframe (for fiberglassing only; see Complete FAQ) - $5.00
Upgrade Phobos to 38mm Motor Mount - Free!
Phobos Upgrade, Add HAMR-29 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $24.60
Phobos Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85
Upgrade to Pre-Glassed Phenolic Airframe for Phobos - $82.00

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$99.95




Small Endeavour


The newest and smallest of our Endeavour Series rocket kits. The Endeavour`s military style split fin design has always been a big hit with the HPR crowd.



Now you can fly in style using mid power motors, too! The Small Endeavour comes standard with the new Quantum Tube polymer airframe and G-10 fins. The Small Endeavour uses a 38mm motor mount but you can still fly with 29mm motors by purchasing the motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.

• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 38mm motor mount
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails

Download Small Endeavour Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.5" | Height: 47.25" | MMT: 38mm
Parachute: 30" | Payload: None
Fin Array: 3 (Split-fin) | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The SMALL ENDEAVOUR is a really cool kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 47.25" tall, is 2.5" diameter, and has a 3 (Split-fin) fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 38mm motor mount and can fly on G thru I motors. At ~35 oz., the 30" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Small Endeavour Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 30 to 36 - $6.00
Small Endeavour Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$99.95




Explorer


This four-foot sport flier is easy to build and fun to fly. Another perfect Level 1 certification kit!



The Explorer uses our 2.5 inch pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe and G- 10 fiberglass fins. Soars to thousands of feet with G through I motors. The Explorer comes standard with a 38mm motor mount. If you want to fly the Explorer with 29mm motors, purchase the optional motor retainer HAMR-38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR.

• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 38mm motor mount
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails

Download Explorer Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.5" | Height: 48" | MMT: 38mm
Parachute: 30" | Payload: None
Fin Array: 3 | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The EXPLORER is a fantastic kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 48" tall, is 2.5" diameter, and has a 3 fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 38mm motor mount and can fly on F thru I motors. At ~32 oz., the 30" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Explorer Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 30 to 36 - $6.00
Explorer Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85

Options:
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It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$99.95




Tiny Pterodactyl


A new generation of Pterodactyls is born!
Like it’s parent the mighty Pterodactyl and sibling Pterodactyl Jr., the Tiny Pterodactyl was born to fly.




Use an F motor for slow, graceful flights or pack it with a G motor for real excitement. We’ve even flown the Tiny Pterodactyl on an H-238 and amazed the crowd with a neck snapping transonic flight!*
* Nose weight was added to keep the CG forward of the CP during this flight. Some rocketeers like to keep two nosecones on hand: one weighted for higher power motors and a standard one for lower power flights.
 
• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 29mm motor mount
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails
 
Download Pterodactyl Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.1" | Height: 25.5" | MMT: 29mm
Parachute: 18" | Payload: None
Fin Array: 3 (Unusual) | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The TINY PTERO is a fast and fun kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 25.5" tall, is 2.1" diameter, and has a 3 (Unusual) fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 29mm motor mount and can fly on F thru H motors. At ~18 oz., the 18" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
Tiny Pterodactyl Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 18 to 24 - $4.00
Substitute Phenolic Airframe (for fiberglassing only; see Complete FAQ) - $8.00
Tiny Ptero Upgrade, Add HAMR-29 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $24.60

Options:
_

 
It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$69.95




X-Calibur


Six fins, a large payload section, and PML`s standard G10 fins, QT airframe, and great quality make this a bird you`re sure to enjoy.



Another of our kits that can fly on lower-power motors, the PML X-Calibur! Comes standard with a 38mm motor mount, but can easily fly with 29mm motors using the motor retainer HAMR- 38-SET and the HAMR-38/29-ADPTR. Fly it low and slow on a G motor, or put in an I and watch the X-Calibur "disappear"!
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• Pre-slotted Quantum Tube airframe
• 12" payload section
• Dura-Chute nylon parachute
• Plastic nosecone
• 38mm motor mount
• Piston ejection system
• G-10 fins
• Linear Rail Lugs for 10/10 launch rails
 
Download Phobos Instructions
Download Motor Recommendations
Diameter: 2.1" | Height: 46" | MMT: 38mm
Parachute: 30" | Payload: 12"
Fin Array: 6 unusual | Fin Thickness: 0.06"

The X-CALIBUR is the perfect kit for Pre-Cert & Level 1 flights. This rocket stands 46" tall, is 2.1" diameter, and has a 6 unusual fin design. This rocket comes standard with a 38mm motor mount and can fly on G thru I motors. At ~32 oz., the 30" parachute is sized right for the stock kit to make a safe landing under most field conditions. The Quantum Tube (QT) airframe is easy to work with and easy to finish. The QT airframe is ideal for flights up to approx. 0.85 Mach.

 
Below you will find a number of upgrade options. Upgrading the parachute size may be necessary if you intend to build heavy or have a hard landing surface (i.e. gravel, pavement, desert playa, etc.). Some motors will accelerate this rocket to transonic or even supersonic velocities. Under these conditions, this kit may require the fin upgrade, foam encapsulation of the fin root, as well as other advanced construction skills.

Upgrades:
X-Calibur Parachute Upgrade (For Hard Surface Landings) from 30 to 36 - $6.00
Substitute Phenolic Airframe (for fiberglassing only; see Complete FAQ) - $8.00
X-Calibur Upgrade, Add HAMR-38 Motor Retainer now and Save 15% - $28.00
Add HAMR-38/29-ADPTR Motor Adapter (for HAMR-38-SET) Save 10% - $18.85

Options:
_

 
It is prudent to sim your kit/motor combination using the actual weight of your finished model to determine max velocity, altitude, ejection delay, etc. This will allow you to make an informed decision when selecting a suitable motor for your rocket. Please download and read the PML FAQ and/or consult with a NAR or Tripoli certified member to insure your flights are fun and safe.

$104.95



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