SunBots: Solar-Powered 8-in-1 Robots

SKU: 665082E
Product Description

Build unique robots that are powered by the sun — batteries not required! Using a compact solar panel these cool little bots harness energy from the sun to power an electric motor to get moving. Build a drummer robot that marches along beating a drum, an armadillo robot that does somersaults, a solar bug that crawls on six legs, a tank robot with tread-like feet,  and more! The 44-page, full-color manual guides solar power pioneers through model assembly and offers fun scientific facts about the real-life applications of solar technology. After learning about the amazing amount of energy the sun has to offer, what solar-powered inventions will you dream up?

  • Build and experiment with eight unique and fun solar-powered robots!
  • No batteries required — just a compact solar panel (included) and the energy from the sun!
  • Models include a drummer bot, tank bot, racer bot, big-wheel bot, solar bug, armadillo bot, spinning bot, and dinosaur bot.
  • Discover the current real-life applications of solar technology and its nearly limitless potential.
  • Includes a 44-page full-color manual that guides solar power pioneers through model assembly and offers fun scientific facts.
Product Information

Ages: 6+
Experiments: 8
Piece Count: 194
Manual Pages: 44
Product Dimensions: 10 x 11 x 2.5 in.
Product Weight: 1 lbs
Manual Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.25 in.
Batteries Required: N/A
Country of Origin: Taiwan
Year Released: 2021

NGSS Correlations

4-ESS3-1 Earth and Human Activity


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