Every hour more solar energy reaches the Earth than humans use in an entire year. Solar panels, or photovoltaic panels, convert the sun's energy into usable electricity. Solar power is one of the alternative energies used most widely across the globe.
Start your engineer on their road to discovery. Introduce them to challenging build plans, troubleshooting and problem solving and solar power. - Build and rebuild over and over again. Detailed instructions take you through each step. Which will be your favorite?
Your Rivet-Rex 12 kit contains unique components & parts to construct hydro-mechanical robots that operate like animals. Construct 12 different hydro-mechanical solar powered robots that mimic animal movement. After assembling a model, the user can easily reassembly components into a different model. These robots are powered by direct sunlight. NO BATTERIES REQUIRED.
Once you have completed all 12 model builds, your creativity and try your own constructions.
The TEACH TECH™ product line features robotic kits, including products that explore renewable energy, electronic & mechanical coding and programming. Following the Learn by doing® philosophy found in all Elenco products, TEACH TECH™ enhances play quality with an emphasis on Do-It-Yourself building to boost confidence and critical thinking skills. Future-minded kids will also investigate alternative power sources with kits featuring solar, hydraulic, wind, and air power.
For ages 12 and up.
This model replaces OWI-MSK618 or OWIMSK618
WARNING CHOKING HAZARD- Small parts. Not for Children under 3 yrs.