Build your own solar-powered creations and discover how solar cells generate electricity. Assemble 22 models including a scooter, locomotive, forklift, road roller, cement mixer, solar-wind sail car, crane, amphibious boat, motorcycle, beach buggy, race car, side-car motorcycle, trailer, elevator, oil tanker, maintenance car, solar car with clutch, street sweeper, backhoe, helicopter, twin-prop airplane, and cable car. This kit includes two of the special solar panels and cradles from the Solar Power kit, which can be connected in series to generate up to 3.0 volts of electricity in bright sunlight. Power the models you build with the solar panels outside on sunny days or indoors under a high-wattage incandescent light bulb. Power your models anytime with AA batteries or even a combination of AA battery and solar panel. This kit teaches basic concepts in solar energy, photovoltaics, and circuits, as well as problem solving skills and creative thinking. 48-page color instruction book. 265 building pieces.
Awards: 2013 Dr. Toy Dr. Toy Best Picks
Manufacturer's Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
Grade Level: 7th Grade, 6th Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade, 3rd Grade
Educational Focus: Science, Teaching Aid
Features: multiple levels of play
Number of Players: 1 Player
Includes: activity guide, instruction guide, experiment guide
Power Source: Solar-powered
Care and Cleaning: Wipe Clean with a Damp Cloth
Warranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty
Battery: optional, not included: 2 zinc carbon AA
Assembly Details: assembly required, tools provided
To obtain a copy of the manufacturer’s warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
- Online Item #: 15060425
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 087-02-0468