Alternative Energy Science Kit: Wind Power 2.0
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Alternative Energy Science Kit: Wind Power 2.0

Electricity generating turbines!

Item #:
10-00221
Price
$93.91
$49.95

Details

2013 Dr. Toy Best Green Toy Award

  • Build wind-powered generators to energize your electric vehicles and charge your rechargeable batteries
  • Wind spins the turbine, which turns an electric generator, which in turn charges your rechargeable AA batteries
  • Use those wind-charged batteries to power the 6 model vehicles you build including: a glider, sail car, jet car, tractor, racecar, and tricycle
  • Kit includes 2 styles of wind turbine blades and a gearbox with 3 different gear ratios for experimenting
  • Adjust the angle and number of wind turbine blades to make best use of wind, to make the LED light up brightly, and to charge the rechargeable battery as fast as possible
  • Explore this amazing, free source of renewable energy and store the electricity you generate for use in practical applications
  • Manual guides and teaches you through experiments with easy-to-follow diagrams for assembling 2 windmills, 6 model vehicles, and conducting various experiments
  • All Thames & Kosmos sets are safety tested and approved, offer thorough saftey precautions, and come with full-color experiment manuals
  • 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
  • Correlates to Next Generation Science Standards
  • Kit contains: 8 Models, 133 pieces, and 36 page color experiment manual
  • Requires: 1 AA rechargeable battery (sold separately)
  • Ages: 8-Up


Safety Precautions:    WARNINGS: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years. Not suitable for children under 8 years. Contains functional sharp points or edges that pose a risk of injury. Keep the experimental set out of the reach of children under 8 years old. Keep packaging and instructions as they may contain important information.
Awards:  2013 Dr. Toy Best Green Toy Award
NGSS Correlations:  2-PS1-3 Structure and Properties of Matter, K-2-ETS1-2 K-2.Engineering Design, 4-PS3-1 Energy, 4-PS3-4 Energy, 4-ESS3-1 Earth and Human Activity
System Operating Requirements:  None
Power Requirements:  1 AA rechargeable battery (sold separately)
Recommended Ages:  8-Up
Kit Quantity:  8 Models, 1 Manual, 133 pieces/Kit
Safety Precautions:  WARNINGS: Choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 Years. Not suitable for children under 8 years. Contains functional sharp points or edges that pose a risk of injury. Keep the experimental set out of the reach of children under 8 years old. Keep packaging and instructions as they may contain important information.
Shipping Method:  Ground

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