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Remote-control Machines Kit

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Build your own motorized vehicles and machines and control them with a wireless remote control unit. A unique six button infrared remote allows you to control three different motors simultaneously, moving each of them forward or in reverse, 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 ten models demonstrating different ways in which the motors can be used including a bulldozer, car, three-wheeler, crane, antique car, plow, folding car, formula one racer, three-blade dozer, and robotic arm. After you have built the models in the instructions, you can design your own remote control creations!


The kit comes with three motors, remote control unit, battery holder, and building blocks. Collaborate with your fellow junior engineers to build fantastic and functional remote-control creations.


The 48-page color instruction book included in this kit gives illustrated step-by-step instructions for the models to help children learn through play and develop their mechanical understanding, creative thinking skills, and hand-eye coordination.


The 182 building pieces included in this set are compatible with those in our Air + Water Power, Wind Power 2.0, and Solar Power kits.


WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD—small parts not for children under 3 years.


Ages 8 and up.


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Remote-control Machines Kit
 
5.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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        5.0

        Number one gift this year at our house.

        By Cobofthemob

        from Merritt Island, FL

        Pros

        • Imagination Gone Wild

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Challenging
        • Entertaining

        Comments about Remote-control Machines Kit:

        When one of our grandson's opened this gift, the granddaughter's left their dolls and other grandkids put down their Christmas presents and devoted around two hours to watching and building remote control vehicles. Grandkids from pre-med to age 7 loved it.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great Product

        By Julie Doyle

        from Idaho City, ID

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable Pieces
        • No Limitations
        • Remote Works Great

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Creative Inspiration

        Comments about Remote-control Machines Kit:

        Bought this as a gift for my grandson (9 years old). He has always been interesting in building things & has quite the imagination. In less than a week he has already built every item on the box and has now moved on to building his own creations. He has barely put it down. Quality sturdy pieces and remote works great. I hope to find more advanced kits to increase his imagination as well as the complexity.

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        • Yes

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Really fun toy

        By SirNoble

        from St. Louis, MO

        Verified Buyer

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              Comments about Remote-control Machines Kit:

              Easy to follow instructions. Gave great explanation of scientific concepts, but also easy to skip ahead and start using the set. So much fun we had to build two of the models within the first hour.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Remote control machines Great product!

              By WoodRon

              from mill Creek WA

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • For Interested People
              • Great Stimulus For Kids
              • Or T He Kid In You

              Cons

              • Is Somwhat Time Intense
              • Not The Best For Adhd

              Best Uses

              • To Show How Robots Work

              Comments about Remote-control Machines Kit:

              To show my Grand kids how they can build their own robots and see if they work! Would definitly recommend to any parent that wishs thier child could be interested in science and engineering!

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