Black Friday and Cyber Monday are fast approaching. The shopping (and, coincidentally, the holiday) season is upon us!
Below is a list of Holiday Sales offered by online rocketry vendors this year. This list will be updated as new information becomes available. Please leave a comment if you wish to add or update any information. Thanks!
Plastic altimeter sleds and camera shrouds will be sale-priced on Black Friday.
AMWProX is offering sales on kits and motors from now through Sunday, November 30.
Archetype Rocketry is having a sale on their best-selling products through the Thanksgiving weekend.
Buy Rocket Motors is offering a sale from November 28 through December 1 on mid- and high-power rocket motors and reloads.
All in stock reloads are 20% off. The sale will end before midnight on November 26.
County Line Hobbies has announced a sale running Friday through Monday.
Through Friday, November 28, Dino Chutes is offering 30% off their model rocket parachutes and other recovery products.
Eggtimer Rocket’s Black Friday Week sale runs from Friday, November 21, until Monday, December 1, 2014.
- Eggfinder LCD Starter Set, includes Eggfinder TX transmitter and Eggfinder LCD receiver… only $100 (normally $120)
- Includes a free RP-SMA connector for the LCD receiver (a $3 value!)
- Eggtimer TRS Starter Set, includes Eggtimer TRS Flight Computer/GPS Tracker and Eggfinder LCD receiver… only $120 (normally $140)
- Includes two free RP-SMA connectors (a $6 value!)
- Eggfinder TX transmitters, only $50 (normally $70)
- Eggtimer TRS Flight Computers/GPS Trackers, only $75 (normally $90)
- Eggtimer Flight Computer, only $25 (normally $35)
eHobbies has some deals on model rocket products during the Thanksgiving weekend.
As during most holiday weekends, Estes has listed a number of “specials” with rockets marked down significantly off the list price. Estes is also providing a free rocket ornament with each $100 order.
Giant Leap’s three-day motor sale runs from the day before Thanksgiving to November 28 – 25% off Wednesday – 30% off Thursday – then 35% off on Friday.
Take An Extra 11% off any purchase of $60.00 or more using coupon code 11BLKFRI60. Sale ends Monday.
JonRocket.com is offering store-wide savings on model rocket kits, parts, accessories, and supplies. Savings of up to 50% off JonRocket.com’s already discounted prices will be offered from Thursday, November 27, through Monday, December 1. The specials will be listed on the web site and are limited to items that are in stock. The items on sale, and the special prices, will be updated at midnight each evening of the sale. Purchase quantities may be limited.
Loc Precision has a few weekend specials in their online store.
Madcow has announced a sale starting the morning of Friday, November 28.
Missile Works celebrates CyberMonday with a 12-hour sale from 9 to 9 MST on December 1.
– RRC2+ for only $39.95
– RRC3 for only $59.95
– RRC3 Xtreme for only $69.95
- m3 Modules
– 10% OFF MSRP
- 3D printed sleds, Av-bays and Alti-Cones
– 10% OFF MSRP
In addition, if you order over $100 worth of merchandise, you’ll automatically receive Free USPS Priority Mail Shipping* (via a $6.10 credit)
* US Domestic Orders only
OneBadHawk has announced that they will be having a Black Friday sale.
Rocketry Warehouse has promised a “grand” Black Friday sale.
Wildman’s “Black Saturday” sales – offered the day after Black Friday – have become more than just a tradition. Each year, Wildman Rocketry offers a selection of rocket motor reloads and rocket kits at extreme discounts. Many of the sale items are “pre-orders,” so you may have to wait – often into the new year – to receive your order.
Other Black Friday Events
The US Space and Rocketry Center in Huntsville, Alabama, is offering:
- $200 off week-long overnight Space Camp, Aviation Challenge Camp and Space Camp Robotics. Use discount code BF14C. For programs occurring May 24, 2015, through August 28, 2015.
- $200 off Space Camp and Aviation Challenge Family Camp Programs. Use discount code BF14F. Must register a minimum of one adult and one child.
- $100 off Adult Space Academy and Adult Aviation Challenge Camp. Use discount code BF14A.
Amazon.com is offering Black Friday and other specials throughout the holiday season. Amazon.com offers a reasonable selection of model rocket products including model rocket engines. Amazon Prime two-day shipping is available for most rocketry items.