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Snap Circuits Light - Like Legos with Lights & Electricity
Posted 8 days ago by Thomas Zakielarz
My son purchased this with a gift certificate. He says it's "Pretty Cool" and likens it to a Legos set enhanced with lights and electricity. He has only gotten to some of the basic projects but has enjoyed hooking it up to his iPod for music/lights. Good explanation of the components and their uses both for this system and electricity in general. He noticed it's not compatible with other snap circuit systems due to the electrical requirements of the extra light components. It might be compatible w/o using those items.
So I bought this gift for my nephew in sixth grade after hearing he couldn't put the circuit set down that I purchased last year (a different, yet similar one from Fat Brain).
I was hoping it wouldnt be too similar and that he'd enjoy just as much since this one had the lights.
I am told I hit it out of the park once again. He loved the features on this one and immediately tore into it to try the projects. He explained what was challenging, what he did wrong, what he did right...I know what I did right. Score one for Auntie.
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