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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
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
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
GoldieBlox and the Spinning Machine Engineering Set
GoldieBlox and the Spinning Machine Engineering Set
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Despite what the toy aisle might suggest, girls aren’t only interested in pink princesses. Building, inventing, and storytelling are part of creative play for all kids. GoldieBlox brings together storytelling and spatial skills to create building kits that appeal to girls and boys alike. Each GoldieBlox kit centers on a story about a girl named Goldie and helps kids develop targeted skills in the STEM disciplines: science, technology, engineering, and math. In this award-winning debut story, kids help Goldie build a belt drive machine, learning and playing as they go.


$32.00
Remote-control Machines Kit
Remote-control Machines Kit
(Based on 5 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
Scope Constructor Kit
Scope Constructor Kit
(Based on 1 review)
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
Air-Stream Machines Kit
Air-Stream Machines Kit
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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
Wind Power 2.0 Kit
Wind Power 2.0 Kit
(Based on 2 reviews)
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
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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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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
Jumperbot
Jumperbot
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Jump right into the science of springs with the extraordinary Jumperbot. Using the easy-to-follow instructions, robotics enthusiasts can build seven different types of robots. By experimenting with the coil spring mechanism, you can see how the machine works, all while learning about elasticity, potential and kinetic energy, spring constants, cams, and linkages. Watch your creation crouch, coil, and leap. Make a car moved by spiral-shaped wheels, build a side-walking crab, and design your own whirl-a-gig to learn about force, physics, mass, and weight. As you work, you’ll learn how springs and linkages work in real machines. This kit comes with 100 building pieces and a 24-page instruction manual with step-by-step instructions.


$49.95
K'nex Robo Creatures - Set of 3
K'nex Robo Creatures - Set of 3
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K’nex building systems put engineering education into action as kids use the dynamic, open-ended sets to build cool, motorized gadgets. Each set of three robo-creatures—Smash, Sting, and Strike—comes with more than 150 parts and motors that enable unique movements. Combine kits or add on to existing K’nex systems to build even bigger robots of your own creation.


$49.95
$19.99
14-in-1 Solar Robot Kit
14-in-1 Solar Robot Kit
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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