Look for our SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS email newsletter this month........FREE SHIPPING on orders over $125.00 on SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS%u2026%u2026.. Look for our SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS email newsletter this month........FREE SHIPPING on orders over $125.00 on SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS%u2026%u2026..Look for our SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS email newsletter this month........FREE SHIPPING on orders over $125.00 on SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS%u2026%u2026..Look for our SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS email newsletter this month........FREE SHIPPING on orders over $125.00 on SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS%u2026%u2026..Look for our SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS email newsletter this month........FREE SHIPPING on orders over $125.00 on SNAP-CIRCUITS PARTS%u2026%u2026..

Categories

::: Kits :::
New Products Specials Featured Bestsellers PROJECT LEAD THE WAY 3D PRINTING Dollar Store ANTI-STATIC PRODUCTS ARDUINO/RASPBERRY Robotics TEACHERS CLASSPACKS Accessories Alarm-Siren-Automotive App Kits Alternative Energy AUDIO Products Audio Hi-Fi Application Kits Batteries Black Light Kits BLOCKS Breadboards Calculators Car Kits Cases for Kits Cold Cathode lamps Color Organ Kits Components Computer Equipment Computer Trainers Consumer Products DVD'S Educational Electronic Project-Lab Kits Engino Kits Fiber Optic kits Fluke Test Equipment Fuel Cell Kits FUSES Geiger Counters Globes Glue Guns & Accessories Hexbugs Home Application Kits Infrared-Laser Kits Interface Systems-Programmers Kits Invention Kits Laser Kits-Infrared Learn to Solder Kits LED Kits LEGO Light Application-Domestic Kits Magnifying Lamps Measuring Instrument Kits METAL KITS Microscopes DIY Soldering Kits Modules Mounted Kits-Assembled Multimeters Assembled Multimeter Kits MUSIC Non Soldering Kits Oscilloscopes OWI Robots Parallax Programming Kits Power Supplies ASSEMBLED Power Supply Kits-Charger Kits Printer Cartridges XELTEK Programmers QUIZ BOWL KITS Radio Kits Transmitters and Receivers Remote Control Unit Kits Robotic Arms - Accessories Robot Kits - Soldering Robot Kits - Non Soldering Rocket Kits Safety Products SCIENCE- Discovery Planet Science Tech and Toys SCIENCE KITS and ITEMS SCIENCE Physics/Spectrum Tubes SCIENCE- Project/Lab Kits Science Tech SCIENCE Thames & Kosmos SCIENCE Tree of Knowledge Season/Holiday Kits Security Products Software Snap Circuits Snooper Kits Solar Kits Soldering Equipment Soldering Kits in Cases Solder Sound & Light Products Strobe Light Kits Surface Mount Kits Test Equipment Assembled Test Leads Test Equipment Kits Timer & Controller Kits Tools Tool Kits/Cases Toys Trainers-Microcontollers TRAINING-OHMíS LAW UFO Kits Velleman Products Vex Robotics Video Application Kits Wire-Cable Wooden kits

Product Details

Thames & Kosmos 555006 Solar Power
SKU: TK-555006
List Price: $58.95
Our Price: $44.90
Your Savings: $14.05
Quantity:
 
 

Overview

Photovoltaic Energized Vehicles

Build your own solar-powered models and discover how solar cells generate electricity from light. Build six solar powered models including a locomotive, single-prop plane, bulldozer, helicopter, backhoe, and twin-rotor helicopter.

The special solar panel in this kit consists of three solar cells and generates 1.5 volts of electricity in bright sunlight, like a AA battery. A unique cradle holds either the solar panel or the battery, allowing you to switch out the solar panel for a AA battery (not included), depending on the strength of sunlight. You can even use the solar panel to charge up your own rechargeable AA batteries. The solar panel is positionable, so you can maximize its exposure to the sun to generate the most power.

The 24-page color instruction book included in this kit gives step-by-step instructions for assembling the six model vehicles. After you have built the suggested models, you can design your own solar vehicles. Compete with your friends to see whose solar vehicle runs the fastest!

The 177 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in all Thames & Kosmos Construction Series kits, Physics Series kits, Wind Power, and Hydropower kits.

Ages 8 and up
24-page Manual

Tell a Friend

Your Name:
Your Email:
Friends Name:
Friends Email:
Subject:
Message:
 
Powered by "Shopping Cart"