If you are looking for the modern version of the yo-yo, see Tom Kuhn Pocket Rocket (aluminum)

Pocket Rocket (wood)
Manufacturer Tom Kuhn/Hummingbird
Release date 1980s
Shape Butterfly
Color Pearlescent white with lime green stripe
Weight N/A
Dimensions Diameter: 2.25"
Material Three-piece Wood
Bearing size Wooden axle
Response system None
The Pocket Rocket is a wooden yo-yo produced by Hummingbird for Tom Kuhn in the 1980s. It was known as one of the best fixed axle Butterfly-shaped yo-yos in its day.

It was also known for its distinctive colorway, a pearlescent white with a lime green strip running through it, with a brilliant gold foil logo on each side of the yo-yo.


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  • The Pocket Rocket name would become inherited by a certain miniature aluminum yo-yo that was released in 1999.

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