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.
For ages 13 and up. Two AA batteries, not included. 9"W x 11"H.
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...