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Thames & Kosmos Rubber Band Racers Project Kit

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About this product

Overview

  • Propel yourself into the world of rubber band powered vehicles
  • Choose from up to five models to build
  • Explore the science of how rubber bands store energy

Product overview

  • Propel yourself into the world of rubber band powered vehicles
  • Choose from up to five models to build
  • Explore the science of how rubber bands store energy
  • Includes lightweight bamboo and plastic parts as well as rubber bands
  • Informative and colourfully illustrated manual will guide you through step-by-step
  • Easy to construct
  • Suitable for children aged 8+

Transform a household object into hours of fun
Rubber bands are no longer just for holding things together, they can fly! With just the included parts and your hard work, create an astonishing rubber band-powered engine for a plane or helicopter. If you want to keep your feet on the ground, build a super-fast car or take a dive into the world of airboats.

Everything you need is included alongside a vibrantly illustrated 16-page manual which not only helps you through construction but will also teach you about elastic energy. Don’t just build the plane, learn how it works in a fun and exciting way.

Specification

Product Specifications

Computer System Requirements:

None

Number Of Included Parts:

70

Number Of Experiments:

5

Power Specifications

Power Source:

None

Dimensions & Weight

Width:

110mm

Depth:

25mm

Height:

87.5mm

Weight:

226g

Warranty

Warranty:

1Year(s)

General

Type:

Physics Kit

Recommended Age:

8+

Contents

Package Contents:

4x Wheels
2x Short shaft plugs
2x Dowel holder anchor pins
2x Dowel holder shafts
1x Nose piece
4x Airfoil ribs
4x Dowel holder pegs
6x 90mm bamboo dowel
4x 220mm bamboo dowel
2x Stabiliser films
8x Button pins
2x 3-hole rods
1x 5-hole dual rod
4x 5-hole rods
1x Parts separator tool
6x Rubber bands
4x Straight connectors
2x Hulls
1x Hook fixture
1x Bridge connector
1x Propeller cap
1x Propeller cone
1x Rubber band hook
1x Propeller
2x Wing surface plastic film
1x Sand paper

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