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2014 Holiday Rocketry Sales

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!

AdditiveAerospace

Plastic altimeter sleds and camera shrouds will be sale-priced on Black Friday.

AMWProX

AMWProX is offering sales on kits and motors from now through Sunday, November 30.

Archetype Rocketry

Archetype Rocketry is having a sale on their best-selling products through the Thanksgiving weekend.

Buy Rocket Motors

Buy Rocket Motors is offering a sale from November 28 through December 1 on mid- and high-power rocket motors and reloads.

Chris’s Rocket Supplies

All in stock reloads are 20% off. The sale will end before midnight on November 26.

County Line

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Estes Phoenix Bird at 50% Off

As I write this blog post, Amazon.com is offering the Estes Phoenix model rocket kit at more than 50% off its regular retail price of $23.99. If you are an Amazon Prime member, there is no extra charge for two-day shipping.

I was alerted to the special price by using the RocketReviews.com Rocketry Deals Finder.

 

Some Exceptional Deals on Quest Aerospace Products

BP Hobbies has some Quest products, including motors and a few OOP kits, at closeout prices.

Quest is selling their Aerospace One kit at 50% off the list price on their web site.

 

 

 

 

Some Great Online Rocketry Deals – Updated

Amazon currently has a few Estes kits at 40% or more off the MSRP. Visit the Rocketry Deals Finder for links to the kits.

 

Bellevue Hobby Center is currently offering the Estes Interceptor E kit for under $20. They have a couple of other discontinued Estes kits at bargain prices, too. I have no relationship with Bellevue and do not know how many of the kits they have available. (Edit: The Interceptor E kits are now out-of-stock at Bellevue.)

Rocketry Holiday Sales

Each year a number of online rocketry vendors offer special sales for the holidays. The following is a list of some of the sales. As we learn of more sales and get more info on the listed sales, this post will be updated. If you know of a sale that should be included in this list, but is missing, please leave a comment with information about the sale.

Animal Motor Works – Cyber Monday Sale

AMW is having a 20% off sale on all products. Use the coupon code cyber. Sale runs through Monday evening.

Archtype Rocketry

Archtype Rocketry has announced a sale beginning Friday.

Binder Design Rocketry – Holiday Special

With the purchase of any rocket kit with a value of $99.99 or more, Binder Design will include a free 3.9 Avionics Bay kit valued at $34.99! (Excludes Excel with Dual Deploy kit.) This special offer runs through

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More Deals at Amazon.com

Amazon.com has a few model rocket kits currently priced at more than 40% off the list price. Because the prices for these kits may change at any time, I’m displaying them as Amazon ads below. The ads include the latest pricing information. Be sure to check out the Rocketry Deals Finder to discover more bargains.

JonRocket.com’s Third Anniversary Sale – Save up to 50%

JonRocket.com is celebrating its third anniversary under the management of Bracha and Roger Smith by having a sale. Model rocket kits and other products are marked down with savings of up to 50%. The sale began June 29, 2012, and runs through June 8. Shop online at http://www.jonrocket.com/.

Lower Shipping and Handling Charges at JonRocket.com

For a limited time, JonRocket.com has lowered its standard shipping and handling charges on US orders to $6.95. Orders of $40 or more to US addresses will still ship for free.

Located in Oviedo, Florida, JonRocket.com is an online retailer of model rocket products from many manufacturers. JonRocket.com sells kits and other products from Balsa USA, BMS, DFR Technologies, Dr. Zooch, Edmonds Aerospace, Estes, FlisKits, Odd’l Rockets, Semroc, Top Flight, and other companies. JonRocket.com also stocks a large selection of parts including body tubes, nose cones, and parachutes.

Rocketry Products Deals Finder

I’ve added a “Deals” option under the RocketReviews.com Features menu.

About a month ago, Amazon.com listed the Estes Saturn V kit for $35 — a discount of almost 65% off the kit’s list price. The highly-discounted price didn’t last long, but many were still able to take advantage of it.

That got me thinking … and I came up with an automated way to monitor Amazon.com’s rocketry products to look for deals like the one on the Saturn V kit.

The “Deals” feature lists rocketry-related products at Amazon.com which are discounted at least 25% off the MSRP or list price. The list is updated frequently because prices at Amazon.com can change at any time.

As I write this, the “Deals” feature shows that one vendor at Amazon.com is offering Estes Big Bertha kits at $9.50 – over 60% off the list price – even adding the shipping cost, it’s still a good deal. It’s not

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2011 Rocketry Holiday Sales

‘Tis the season for savings ….

Here’s a list of sales by rocketry product vendors that have been announced.

JonRocket.com’s 2011 Holiday Sale – Special markdowns and, after the sale ends, a JonRocket.com gift certificate will be sent by email that can be used for a later purchase from JonRocket.com or send to someone else as a gift. The sale begins on Thanksgiving, November 24, and ends on Sunday, November 27. Rocketry Warehouse’s Black Friday Sale – November 25. Madcow Rocketry’s Black Friday Sale – November 25. The sale begins at 6am PST (9am EST) and ends when the listed stock of sale items are all sold. Fliskits – Free domestic shipping through the end of December. SquirrelWorks – Specials throughout the holiday season. Wildman Rocketry Black Saturday Sale – Saturday November 26. Quest Aerospace’s Three-Day Thanksgiving Sale – Starts November 25 and ends November 27. Sale prices on rocket motors, igniters and kits. Featherweight

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