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Amphibious Solar Vehicle
Educational Electronic Kit
Build it yourself. Experiment in a fun way with the fundamentals of different types of energy including solar power. Quick to assemble and requires no soldering. The Owi Amphibious Solar Vehicle Robot Kit is a land and water vehicle with multiple functions. Built by OWI, this robot has been selected by Dr. Toy as the best children's product using solar energy. It is powered by the sun, any intense mobile light, or by a battery. The user can explore different types of energy conversion with this land and water vehicle. This product has only one speed. This kit for beginner roboticians is perfect as a first step in high tech robotics. Simple hand tools required for assembly (screw driver, pliers).
For the first time experimenters with little or no experience. Recommended for ages 10 and up.
This kit teaches and introduces the fundamentals of solar power through hands-on experiments. The sun or any intense mobile light can power the solar battery. The multiple function switch (solar or battery) allows this kit to be energized day or night, indoors or outdoors. It scientifically structured catamaran design reduces water resistance and makes capsizing more difficult. The user can explore differnt types of energy and energy conversion with this land and water vehicle. Discover the worl of alternative energy by learning what materials solar batteries are made from, characteristics of solar batteries, advantages and disadvantages of solar.
Dr. Toy, Stevanne Auerbach, Ph.D., author, consultant and expert on child development and children's product says, "PHENOMENAL! - Amphibious Solar Vehicle is the toy for the millenium... Land, Water, Solar Power, WOW! This is the way future technology is taking us."
(1) Solar Battery / 1.4-350mA (MAX)
(2) Dry Cell battery / "AA" x 1pc (Not included)
DC Motor: Rated Voltage 1.9V
Rated Ampere 1.45 mA
(Rated Load: 4g x cm)
Body Size: W166 x H79 x D240mm
Product information for: Robotic Kit Amphibious Solar Vehicle
Publishing date (date of last technical specification): 2007-01-01
Weight: 145 g
Shipping weight: 1 kg
Article number: OWI-688
Manufacturer's part number: 688