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Build an Engine Kit for Kids

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Robotic Arm Engineering Kit
Robotic Arm Engineering Kit
(Based on 3 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Learn the basics of robotic engineering with this Dr. Toy award-winning robotic arm kit. Control five motors and five joints using the five-switch gearbox. It grips, moves its “wrist” up and down 120 degrees, extends its “elbow,” rotates, reaches, and lifts. Easy-to-follow, illustrated instructions pave the way for successful kit-building for budding mechanical engineers.


$54.95
$39.99
Kids First Aircraft Engineer Kit
Kids First Aircraft Engineer Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

With the Kids First Aircraft Engineer Kit, preschoolers build models and learn simple engineering principles as they use their imagination and problem-solving skills to lead their family on an exciting island adventure. Following along with the illustrated storybook, kids can make ten different flying-vehicle models.


$44.95
V-8 Engine Kit
V-8 Engine Kit
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Learn to build a real twin overhead-cam V-8 engine model with step-by-step instructions from Haynes, the leading publisher of car-repair manuals. Look under the hood of the world’s sleekest sports cars, and this is the engine you’re likely to find. Give the chrome parts a shine and rev the motor for realistic ignition sounds.


$69.95
Kids First Automobile Engineer Kit
Kids First Automobile Engineer Kit
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This sturdy, 70-piece science kit takes preschoolers on a trip where they'll build models and learn basic engineering concepts as they play. Following along with the illustrated storybook, kids build the ten different vehicles they encounter in the story.


$44.95
Kids First Amusement Park Engineer Kit
Kids First Amusement Park Engineer Kit
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This sturdy 101-piece kit introduces preschoolers to simple engineering concepts as they build 20 different beloved amusement park rides. Following the illustrated story of a family trip to the fair, kids start off building models of fairground favorites: a Ferris wheel, carousel, pirate ship pendulum, bumper car, free-fall tower, and log flume ride.


$64.95
Little Labs: Intro to Engineering Kit
Little Labs: Intro to Engineering Kit
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Intro to Engineering welcomes young children to the field of engineering with 25 experiments and building projects in five sections. By engaging in hands-on activities, children will learn how engineers apply their scientific and technical knowledge to design machines and devices.


$36.95
$29.99
Air-Stream Machines Kit
Air-Stream Machines Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

A real, working hovercraft is just one of the 10 models you can build in this kit that teaches about pressure and airflow. Learn how even though air is invisible, it still has mass and can support very heavy objects under the right circumstances. Experiment with propellers and impellers, and build a hovercraft that will glide over smooth floors or flat water.


$69.95
Remote-control Machines Kit
Remote-control Machines Kit
(Based on 6 reviews)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

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.


$84.95
Robotics: Smart Machines Kit
Robotics: Smart Machines Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

This kit provides kids with a fun and straightforward introduction to robotics. Using the detailed directions as their guide, your child can build eight different motorized machines—each controlled by a simple computer program and an ultrasound sensor. Young scientists will learn to code using a visual programming app on a tablet or smartphone (iOS or Android, not included, see Details tab) that connects via wireless Bluetooth to the robot models.


$129.95
Scope Constructor Kit
Scope Constructor Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

This unique optical construction kit lets you build your own microscopes, telescopes, and binoculars. Young scientists will get the scoop on how microscopes and telescopes work by building their own out of simple, reconfigurable parts.


$59.95
Wind Power 2.0 Kit
Wind Power 2.0 Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Build wind-powered generators to energize your electric vehicles and charge your rechargeable batteries. The wind spins the turbine, which turns an electric generator, which in turn charges your rechargeable AA batteries (not included). You can then use those wind-charged batteries to power the model vehicles you build with our kit. The six models include a glider, sail car, jet car, tractor, racecar, and tricycle.


$45.95
Air+Water Power Kit
Air+Water Power Kit
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Build your own models powered by air and water pressure to learn about the laws of physics. This unique kit allows you to build two different air-and-water-powered systems: water-jet propelled cars and hydro-pneumo powered engines (which simply means air pressure and water pressure). The hydro-pneumo system uses a self-contained air-and-water turbine system as a motor.


$45.95
Gyrobot - Gyroscopic Robot Kit
Gyrobot - Gyroscopic Robot Kit
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Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

Gyroscopes are used in countless devices, from smartphones, tablets, and video game controllers to airplanes and space telescopes. With this kit, young engineers can 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!


$45.95
Remote-control Machines DLX Kit
Remote-control Machines DLX Kit
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Remote control machines that you make yourself! This deluxe machine-making kit helps young engineers build 20 different types of machines. With 155 building pieces and three independent motors, you are only limited by your imagination. Use the comprehensive instruction book to make a three-wheeled car, a drilling machine, a crane, and more. Once you master the process, start building new machines of your own design. The wireless, six-button infrared remote allows you to move the three motors simultaneously, and easy-to-activate touch sensors let you move your machines forward or in reverse. Full-time customer and tech support is on deck to help.


$124.95
Remote-Control Machines: Space Explorers Kit
Remote-Control Machines: Space Explorers Kit
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At this very moment, 140,000,000 miles into space, two active Mars rovers roll across the surface of the Red Planet, scouring for water, taking measurements, and sending information back to Earth for analysis.


$99.95
14-in-1 Solar Robot Kit
14-in-1 Solar Robot Kit
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Shop By/New/Kids/Toys and Games

There is more to this little robot than meets the eye! This solar-powered robot lets budding green energy pioneers and robotic engineers build a range of silly creatures and traveling vehicles. Sort all the kit parts into the labeled baggies to make each build a breeze. And then start by building the drive box, aka the robot’s “head.” Kids can build one robot and easily change to another, zipping from turtle-bots to boat-bots, slither-bots to zombie-bots. With two skill levels, builders begin with amusing creatures and then challenge themselves with more complex robotic forms.


$34.95