Remote-Control Machines Engineering Kit: Construction Vehicles
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Remote-Control Machines Engineering Kit: Construction Vehicles

Construction Vehicles can be controlled to drive around and move their work tools!

Item #:
10-00046
Price
$197.31
$104.95

Details

2017 The Toy Insider STEM 10 Award Winner, 2017 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Winner (Constructive Play), and 2017 Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner

  • Read the manual to learn how the real-life versions of these awesome machines are so powerful and how their various mechanisms function
  • Discover how they can use physics to their advantage to move massive amounts of soil and rock
  • Investigate the concepts of force, torque, and simple machines with these working models
  • Build models of realistic heavy-duty construction vehicles and control them with a remote-control unit
  • Models can be controlled both to drive around on the floor and to move their work tools, such as buckets, shovels, forks, and cranes
  • A unique six-button infrared remote allows you to control three different motors simultaneously, moving each of them with easy-to-activate touch sensors
  • The three motors can be combined to make complex vehicles and machines in numerous configurations limited only by your imagination
  • Assemble 8 models demonstrating different ways in which the motors can be used including: a bulldozer, backhoe, dump truck, mobile crane truck, skid loader, road grader, forklift, and concrete mixer truck (2 additional models: reach forklift and wheel tractor-scraper available online)
  • After you have built the models in the instructions, you can design your own remote control creations
  • Kit contains: 3 motors, 1 remote control unit, 1 battery holder, 227 building pieces, and 64 page color instruction book
  • Requires: 3 AA batteries (sold separately)
  • Ages: 6-10


Safety Precautions:  WARNING: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years!
Awards:  2017 The Toy Insider STEM 10 Award Winner, 2017 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Winner (Constructive Play), 2017 Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner
NGSS Correlations:  2-PS1-3 Structure and Properties of Matter, K-2-ETS1-2 K-2.Engineering Design, 3-PS2-1 Forces and Interactions, 3-PS2-2 Forces and Interactions, 4-PS3-1 Energy, 4-PS3-4 Energy
System Operating Requirements:  None
Power Requirements:  3 AA batteries (sold separately)
Recommended Ages:  6-10
Kit Quantity:  8 Models & 2 bonus models online, 1 Manual & 227 pcs./Kit
Safety Precautions:  WARNING: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years!
Shipping Method:  Ground

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