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Experience science in the palm of your hand!
Hold the bulb in your palm and watch as the liquid moves up the tube and boils.
You might think it's some sort of crazy chemical with a low boiling point, but really, it's just the air!
When you hold it, the air inside heats up, expands, and forces the liquid up the tube. It then continues to expand and makes it look like it's boiling at the top.
See with your own eyes the gravity-defying act of science with the Hand Boiler.
Note: The ethanol liquid inside does not actually boil. The warmth of your hand creates liquid movement in the tube due to vapor pressure rising.
Liquid in a swirly test tube that boils when you hold it
Encourages an interest in science
Hands-on experience of air/heat interaction
Hold the bottom to make liquid move to top and boil
Designed like a real chemistry tube
Color and design selection is not available
All Hand Boiler variations are attractive
Hand boiler measures 6.5 inches
Made of glass, delicate construction
Children should only use with supervision
Date Added to Fat Brain Toys
Peoples Republic of China
Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age
Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking
6.5 x 1.75 inches
Total Customer Reviews:
Average Customer Rating:
(site average 4.56) 5.00
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My rating of Hand Boiler Posted 10/7/2013 by Robert Key
Used in my classroom. Disappointed that I didn't get to pick which color I wanted. Other than that, excellent product!
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