Gyrobot Robot Kit
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Gyrobot Robot Kit

Learn how gyroscopes are used in real-world devices!

Item #:
10-00031
Price
$93.91
$49.95

Details

Gyrobot Robot Kit allows children to explore the astonishing powers of the gyroscope by building seven motorized models, including a robot that can balance on two linear wheels and move along a tightrope. Gyroscopes perform tasks everyday and are used in countless devices… from smartphones, tablets, and video game controllers to airplanes and space telescopes.

  • Learn about the physical science principles that keep the robot balanced, making it appear to defy gravity
  • A unique motor-driven gyroscope allows models to be used for all sorts of applications related to balance, rotation, and orientation
  • Fun, hands-on experiments with the motorized gyroscope unit make these physical laws tangible and easier to comprehend
  • Build 7 different models and conduct experiments learning about the science of gyroscopic devices and the indispensable role they play including: gyroscopic robot, balancing personal vehicle, gyro horizon (or artificial horizon), gyrocompass, balancing game, tightrope walker, flight simulator
  • Full-color, 24-page manual guides you through model building with step-by-step illustrated instructions and provides scientific information and explanations
  • Awards include: Dr. Toy's Best 100 Winner, Oppenheim Platinum Award Winner, Parents' Choice Gold Award Winner, National Parenting Publications Gold Award Winner, FamilyFun Top Ten Toy of the Year (#4)
  • Experiment Kit contains: Manual, 102 pieces
  • Requires: 3 AAA batteries (sold separately)
  • Ages: 8-Up


Safety Precautions:  WARNING: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years!
Awards:  Dr. Toy's Best 100 Winner, Oppenheim Platinum Award Winner, Parents' Choice Gold Award Winner, National Parenting Publications Gold Award Winner, FamilyFun Top Ten Toy of the Year (#4)
Power Requirements:  3 AAA batteries (sold separately)
Recommended Ages:  8-Up
Kit Quantity:  1 Manual & 102 pcs./Kit
Safety Precautions:  WARNING: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years!
Shipping Method:  Ground

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