No Batteries? No problem! Harness the power of the sun with this fun educational kit and make six different solar powered robot models. The kit contains 21 parts that can be easily put together and pulled apart without needing tools. Build a car that drives, a puppy that walks or a plane that moves in circles.
The 6 in 1 Robot Solar Kit comes complete with a solar panel, motor and an assortment of plastic snap-together parts that combine to create an airboat, car, windmill, puppy, and two different planes. The manual has step by step instructions for all six robots. The robots work best in direct sunlight.
This kit is recommended for ages 10 and over. As the kit contains small parts it is not recommended for ages three and under.
Assembled Sizes: - Airboat: 121 x 61 x 86mm. - Windmill: 154 x 153 x 239mm. - Puppy: 68 x 46 x 64mm. (looks like an iDog) - Car: 70 x 54 x 34mm. - Plane: 154 x 61 x 94mm. - Revolving plane: 218 x 61 x 166mm.
Package Size: 210 x 180 x 50mm
This product also makes a great classroom teaching resource. This product can be used in classroom activities that align with the Australian Curriculum.
Year 6 - ACSSU097
Electrical energy can be transferred and transformed in electrical circuits and can be generated from a range of sources
Year 7 - ACSSU116
Some of Earth’s resources are renewable, including water that cycles through the environment, but others are non-renewable
Year 8 - ACSSU155
Energy appears in different forms, including movement (kinetic energy), heat and potential energy, and energy transformations and transfers cause change within systems