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 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!
This weekend only, Friday, 29 November 2013 through Monday, 2 December, 2013, the first 40 TeleMega direct orders placed through the Altrus Metrum web store will receive a special $50 pre-order discount (regular $400, now $350).
During Archetype Rocketry’s Black Friday Weekend Sale you can purchase a Cable Cutter at the following discounts:
- Friday (Nov 29)
- Single Packs – $20
- Redundancy Packs – $30
- Saturday and Sunday (Nov 30 – Dec 1)
- Single Packs – $22.50
- Redundancy Packs – $35
With the purchase of any of Binder Design’s three newest kits, (Tyrannosaur, Excelerator, Lightning Bolt) you will receive a free 3.9″ dual deploy kit. The dual deploy kit includes a 3.9″ avionics bay kits, 20 feet of tubular nylon harness, and a 12″ drogue chute (a $50 value in total). This special is good through 01/01/2014.
Through Monday, December 2, Eggtimer Rocketry is offering all Eggtimer kits and accessories at 15% off. A free header/socket kit is supplied with every Eggtimer kit ordered. And, USPS domestic surface shipping is $1 per kit. International shipping is $10, flat-rate.
Estes has some “pre-Black Friday” specials with rockets marked down to 50% off the list price.
JonRocket.com is offering storewide savings on model rocket kits, parts, accessories, and supplies. Savings of up to 30% off JonRocket.com’s already discounted prices will be offered from Friday, November 29, through Monday, December 2. 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.
Madcow has yet to say anything about a holiday sale, but TRFers are already engaging in a discussion of Madcow’s Black Friday Sale
New Way has some of their the square kits at 20% on eBay from Friday through Sunday..
Rail-Buttons.com is having a sale that ends on Sunday, December 1 at 5pm EST.
Rocketry Warehouse is offering “early bird” specials on each of the two Fridays before Black Friday. The one-day sales will only offer one or two items and start at midnight (EST) Friday morning and end at 12 midnight EST. The items offered will be limited in supply and the sale is good only while the items remain in stock. The sale items will be announced by 9PM EST Thursday before each sale.
- Friday, November 15: Grab Boxes are 50% off at only $9.99; New Stinger 6 kit at $199.99 (regularly $299.99).
- Friday, November 22: Lil Rascal SE all-fiberglass kit is priced at $49.99
- Friday, November 29:
- Color G3 Kits Reg $199.99 now $139.99
- Formula 38 Kits Reg $59.99 now $39.99
- Parachute Protectors 25% OFFThe G3 and Formula 38 kits include filament wound fiberglass nosecones. The Sale starts at 12 midnight EST Black Friday and will last for 24 hours or while supplies last. All sales items will be found under the Black Friday Link on the front page.
Wildman’s “Black Saturday” sales 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. Wildman hasn’t released any information, yet, about this year’s sale, but there is already an active discussion going on at The Rocketry Forum.
Other Holiday Sales
MCM – Electronics – Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales (Thursday 11/28/13 through Monday 12/2/2013 – Use Code BF2013)