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Salt Water Powered 4x4 Car Electronic Kit

Code: N45CD

  • Make a moving salt water powered 4x4 car
  • Build a car complete with a visible engine block and sturdy pivoted 4x4 design and power it using just a few drops of salt water
  • Learn about alternative fuels

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Salt Water Powered 4x4 Car Electronic Kit

• Make a moving salt water powered 4x4 car
• Build a car complete with a visible engine block and sturdy pivoted 4x4 design and power it using just a few drops of salt water
• Learn about alternative fuels
• Have fun creating this kit out of 96 parts
• Suitable for ages 8+
• No batteries required as it creates its own power

What can I make with this kit?
Use the 96 parts to build a rugged 4x4 car with pivoted body and large sturdy wheels. Watch the engine move either in flat or ‘V’ shaped orientation and adjust the height of your vehicle to get over the terrain. Suitable for ages 8 and over with adult supervision. The kit (21-752) clicks together – no need for batteries, glue or soldering. However, a crosshead and slotted screwdriver diagonal cutters (recommended Order Code A20QW ) and small stick may be helpful.

What can I learn from this kit?
Have fun learning about alternative clean energy with this cool salt water powered car. Salt water fuel cells create power by using a chemical reaction between a magnesium strip and oxygen. The salt water is a catalyst for the reaction. Add salt and water in a 1:5 ratio for the most efficient mix, experiment and see how the salt level in the water effects the car. Place four or five drops of salt water on the fabric and watch the car go for up to 15 minutes. Spare fuel cells are available - Order Code N44DQ.

The materials used are environmentally friendly with no toxic substances or chemicals used.
Specifications
Number of included parts 96
Number of models that can be made 1
What can be made? car
Computer system requirements N/A
Age group, if specified 8+
Power supply requirements salt water
Dimensions 120 mm x 99 mm x 89.4 mm

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
N45CD Salt Water Powered 4x4 Car Electronic Kit (1+) £12.99

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