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Solar Mechanics

  Solar Mechanics
Retail Price: $36.00
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Item: TK086 
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SPECIAL SALE PRICE - LIMITED TIME ONLY!! Discover the amazing power of the sun with the Solar Mechanics Kit. What a fun and hands-on way to learn about solar power!

Build more than 20 solar-powered models to learn about how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into mechanical energy. Conduct experiments with the solar cell to see how different placement angles, different light levels, different sources of light, and different loads affect its operation.

This kit includes a unique single-piece solar motor that is composed of a photovoltaic cell and an electric motor joined together in one compact unit. With this solar motor, you can power dozens of electric vehicles and devices. Build models including cars, trucks, planes, windmills, waterwheels, robots, and other vehicles.

The 60-page, full-color experiment manual offers step-by-step illustrated instructions for the building projects and experiments. The building system is compatible with all of Thames and Kosmos other Physics and Construction kits.

Solar Mechanics
  • Learn about solar power in a fun and hands-on way
  • Develops analytical thinking and problem solving
  • Build 20 models including cars, trucks, planes, & robots
  • Includes 60-page full-color instruction & idea manual
  • Compatible with all Thames and Kosmos Physics kits

      UPC 814743010413
      Manufacturer SKU 665068
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 6/6/2012
      Manufactured In Taiwan
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 8 years

    CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts.
  • Not for children under 3 yrs.

  • Total Customer Reviews: 1
    Average Customer Rating: 4.00 (site average 4.56)
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    Solar Mecanics
    Posted 12/30/2012 by Stacy Storm

    Our somewhat hyper 11 year old grandson loves this set, which we got him as a Christmas gift. The directions allow him to make the various projects himself. His Dad reports that he really enjoys making the different vehicles.

    Rating: 4
    4 of 4 customers found this review helpful.
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