Connex Spin The Wheel Electronic Kit
• Have fun building an automatic waterwheel
• Learn about water propulsion and lifting
• With 18 parts there’s plenty of fun to be had in constructing the kit
• Suitable for ages 8+
• Runs off one AA battery (sold separately Order Code L43AL)Special features
• Mix and match components with other Connex modelsWhat can you do with this kit?
With 18 parts this kit is fun and easy to assemble, allowing you to build your own waterwheel. Then add water and watch as the motor turns the wheel to move the water. Mix and match triggers from other Connex sets to give you triggered waterwheels when a meteor lands (not included). What does this teach?
Water wheels have been around since the romans and can be used to move a boat through water by pushing the water back. Wheels like this can also be used to lift the water from low areas to high for farming as the wheel allows you to use much less effort than you would normally require. Mix and match with Connex
Be creative with your kit by mixing components with other Connex kits (take care to match power requirements). No soldering is required with this kit, all the components can be connected using the supplied wires fitting into the springs on the board. No need to worry about losing pieces, the kit comes in a box that doubles as a base to assemble the kit on and a storage box when you tidy it away. This kit requires one AA battery (sold separately Order Code <L43AL
This kit should be used with adult supervision and assistance and is suitable for children aged 8+.
Take care with electronics around fluids.
|Number of included parts
|Number of models that can be made
|What can be made?
|Computer system requirements
|Age group, if specified
|Power supply requirements
||1 x AA battery (not included)
||210 mm x 146 mm x 110 mm
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