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Build this Strandbeest kit yourself. It has a very interesting mechanism: blowing into the fan makes the animal start walking against the wind. The wind power is conveyed to the legs by 2 gears. The 28-page science guide gives you the history of the real Strandbeest that Theo Jansen started building in1990. The guide also includes easy-to-follow assembly instructions. Build your own mechanical, independent Strandbeest powered by the wind with this kit. Watch your creation begin to move, powered by the breeze. 28-page science guide gives you the history of the real Strandbeest. Guide also includes easy-to-follow assembly instructions. Another fun, educational product from Elenco, the company that brings you Snap Circuits.
Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
CPSC Choking Hazard Warnings: Choking_hazard_small_parts
Grade Level: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Number of Players: 1 or More Players
Educational Focus: Creative Thinking, Science
Item Number (DPCI): 087-02-1557
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