Cambridge BrainBox Cars and Boats 2

£24.99 Ex-VAT

Cambridge BrainBox Cars and Boats 2 kit covers the national curriculum in Design and Technology for years 6 in Unit 6D – Controllable Vehicles.

Easily Build your own electric powered cars and boats and experiment with other electric circuits.

Suitable for ages 8 – 12 

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Cambridge BrainBox Cars and Boats 2 is a children’s educational electronics kit. The kit is designed to be used in the classroom however it can also be used at home to provide many happy hours of experimentation and most importantly enhanced learning.
The area covered in this kit is Year 6 Design and Technology, Unit 6D ‘Controllable Vehicles’ in addition with basic ‘Electric Circuits’ and a section on ‘Alarms & Sensors’.
Use this kit to easily build your own electrical powered cars and boats, and above all experiment with electric circuits using switches, sensors and electric motors.

Cambridge BrainBox Cars and Boats 2 kit features: 

  • Learn about electric circuits
  • Experiment with sensors
  • Find out how to control the speed and direction of an electric motor
  • Find out about different types of switches
  • Build a gear-driven car and a fan propelled car
  • Make a fan propelled boat
  • Construct a propeller-driven boat Suitable for ages 8 to 14

Cars and Boats 2 Kit parts list: 

  • Flexible connector
  • Two-snap connector
  • Three-snap connector
  • Four-snap connector
  • Five-snap connector
  • Touch Plate
  • Dry reed switch
  • Slide switch
  • Photosensor (CdS)
  • LED (Light Emitting Diode)
  • 2.5V lamp
  • Battery case
  • Speaker
  • Space war integrated circuit
  • DC motor
  • Resistor
  • Fan
  • Rubber band
  • Hull
  • Water propeller
  • Axle
  • Wheel
  • Chassis
  • Magnet & plastic sleeve
  • Small gear
  • Rubber tube
  • Seat
  • Variable Resistor

This kit also includes a user manual with a parts list and instructions.

Please kindly note this set does require 2x AA batteries that are not included.

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