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Elenco Snap Circuits Green – Alternative Energy Kit

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The best toys are fun and educational. This Snap Circuits Green Alternative Energy Kit has a serious sounding name, but it’s all about fun.

Your youngster can build over 125 projects and learn how electricity works. Use the hand crank, the solar cell, windmill and rechargeable batteries to build models, play an FM radio and a whole lot more. While they explore, they also learn about alternative energy sources and how power can come from many places – most importantly, the human imagination.

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Elenco Electronics Snap Circuits Snaptricity

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Learn how electricity and magnetism can be used to make each other, learn about magnetic fields, how the lectricity in your home works, how switches control the electricity to the lights in your home, and how series and parallel circuits affect electricity.

Features over 40 Parts Includes: Meter, electromagnet, motor, lamps, switches, fan, compass, and electrodes. Educational Toy: Projects relate to electricity in the home and magnetism and how it is used. Build over 75 projects.

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Elenco Snap Circuits UC-70 Upgrade Kit SC-300 to SC-750

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Get the additional parts and manuals to take your Snap Circuit Kit to the next level. UC-70 Converts your Snap Circuits SC-300 to the Snap Circuits SC-750 all in one package.

The parts from the UC-50 (SC300 to SC500) upgrade and the UC-80 (SC500 to SC750) upgrade all in one package. Includes 22 new parts including AM radio components, transistors, ICs, capacitors, resistors, recorders, a meter, CI-73 Computer Interface, a solar panel, and more. 450 more projects.

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Elenco – Basic Parts Set

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Basic electronics parts set. INCLUDES: PLASTIC PARTS CONTAINER – 11” x 7” x 1 1/2” – 18 divisions

LEDs: Standard T 1 3/4 size – 5 each – Red, Green, Yellow

RESISTORS: 1/4W – 5 each – 10Ω, 100Ω, 470Ω, 1kΩ, 2.2kΩ, 4.7kΩ, 8.2kΩ, 10kΩ, 18kΩ, 27kΩ, 47kΩ, 82kΩ, 100kΩ, 220kΩ, 330kΩ, 470kΩ, 1MΩ Displays: 2 each7-segment common cathode, 7-segment common anode

ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITORS: 2 each – 50V Radial – 2 each 1µF, 4.7µF, 10µF, 47µF, 100µF, 470µF, 1000µF

INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: 2 each – 7805, 7812 Regulators, LM386 Audio Amp, 555 Timer, 741 Op-Amp, 74LS00, 74LS02, 74LS08, 74LS10, 74LS47, 74LS74, 74LS86, CD4013, CD4017

MYLAR CAPACITORS: 100V Radial DIP – 2 each – .001µF, .0047µF, .01µF, .047µF, .1µF, .33µF Transistors: 2 eachPN2222, PN2907, 2N3055, 2N3904, 2N3906,2N5457

CERAMIC DISC CAPACITORS: 500V – 2 each – 2.2pF, 4.7pF, 10pF, 1pF, 22pF, 47pF, 100pF, 220pF, 470pF, 680pF Diodes: 2 each1N4148, 1N4001, 1N34, 1N4728, 1N4733, 1N4739, 1N4743, 1N4747

INDUCTORS: 1 each – 4.7µH, 10µH, 47µH, 100µH, 470µH, 1µH, 10µH, 33µH

MISCELLANEOUS: 25’ 22AWG Hook-up wire, Alligator lead sets (red and black), 5V DIP relay, Photo cell, Microphone, Speaker, Buzzer, 9V battery snap, 1.5A 100V bridge, 4A 200V SCRTRIMPOTS: Single Turn – 1 each – 500Ω, 1kΩ, 5kΩ, 50kΩ, 100kΩ, 500kΩ, 1MΩSWITCHES: 2 each – Push-button, SPDT slide, DPDT slide, 8-position DIP,

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Elenco Electronics Snap Circuits Deluxe Snap Rover

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Have FUN building your own RC Snap Rover using the colorful Snap Circuits parts that come with this kit.

There is no soldering required as all the parts snap together with ease. Once completed, you will be able to navigate your surroundings with the easy-to-use Snap Rover remote control.

Disc Shooter Digital Voice Recorder Music Sounds Over 40 Other Experiments, Over 50 Parts, Wireless Remote Control, Run up to three Rovers at once, No Soldering Required.

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Elenco Snap Circuits SC-750R Student Training Program

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The Model SC-750R is an in-depth exploration of the electronic components included with the SC-750 Snap Circuits Extreme. Ideal for use in home schooling, middle schools and high schools, where students will grasp the basic principles of electronics.

The Student Guide for the SC-750R includes 138 pages of educational curriculum. Written with the help of educators, the Student Guide is essential in covering all topics related to electricity and electronics being taught in middle schools and above.

Includes real world applications and problem solving quizzes.The optional Teachers PAK Model TG-750, sold separately, includes five project books, teacher guide, and three student guides. The teacher guide is meant to prepare educators for proper introduction of Snap Circuits and guide them through each chapter with quizzes for students to test their knowledge.

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Elenco 300-in-One Electronic Project Lab

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Elenco 300-in-1 Electronic Project Lab:

These Electronic Science Labs will teach you about electronics from A to Z. With these all-in-one labs, you’ll learn about electronic parts, how to read schematics, and wiring diagrams. All this while building up to 300 different projects.

These kits use two quick and easy hook-up methods: Spring Method: Simply slip pre-cut wires and components into special springs for a safe, secure connection. Breadboard Method: Featured in our advanced kits, this system is used by professionals and engineers. Just plug the components and wires into the special breadboard socket holes.

No soldering is required. Everything uses safe battery power – no dangerous AC is required, so it’s safe for all ages.

Labs come with all Components and wires needed to build each project. NO TOOLS ARE REQUIRED. No prior knowledge is needed to assemble and build these exciting projects. Easy-to-read, illustrated, lab-style manuals take you through each electronic experiment step-by-step. All are designed for ages 10 & up, so these are ideal for MIDDLE SCHOOLS and HIGH SCHOOLS.

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Elenco Escape Robot Kit (soldering required)

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AA series of Robot Kits for the future engineer. Build these kits and find out how much fun electronics & mechanics can be !

The Escape Robot Kit works just like an A.I. robot. It never fails to find its way out of a maze. The Escape Robot uses 3 IR emitting diodes and 1 IR receiving module to send and receive signals and detect obstacles. The Escape Robot’s built-in microprocessor enables it to “think” on its own: it gathers and processes information on its environment so it can avoid any obstacle.

The Escape Robot moves about on 6 legs. This kit comes complete with 2 sets of differently designed legs that move in their own distinct way. Fun and excitement are guaranteed! Dimensions: 140 x 150 x 100mm Also known as Velleman KSR4 Requires (4) AA batteries (not included)

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Elenco AmeriKit Learn to Solder Kit

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This kit is a must for the beginner. After practicing your soldering techniques on the special area of the board, you’ll be ready to assemble this European siren with flashing LED’s.
This kit also includes a soldering iron and wire cutters. Requires one 9V battery. This kit requires soldering. Recommended for ages 10 and up.

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Elenco Solar Deluxe Educational Kit

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Can you set up a solar panel to run a radio, make a fan, or turn on a light? You bet!

These do-it-yourself science experiments help kids develop a basic knowledge of solar energy. Each science project involves putting parts together to make functioning gadgets.

Kids love science more than ever as a result! A series of do-it-yourself experiments harness your curiosity. Fun-filled experiments ensure all the connections become real. Hands-on learning reinforces knowledge of alternative & solar energy. Kids enjoy the process of discovery and make connections to greater science understanding!

Experiments include: making an electrical circuit, making a solar circuit, increasing voltage and current, and using solar power to produce energy for a radio, calculator, battery charger, a cassette player and more!

Ideal for a science fair project, classroom demonstrations, or home use – even dad and mom want to get in on the fun.

Everything needed to see solar power in action! Increase awareness of solar energy & energy-conversion A wonderful introduction to the basic concepts of electricity Several different avenues for exploring how solar energy works. Understand voltage, amperage, circuits in series and parallel. Includes a fan, light bulb, solar panel, sound box with connecting wires.

Comprehensive instructions. Durable solar energy kit.

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Scientific Explorer

Scientific Explorer Ultimate Gum Kit

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The Ultimate Gum Kit contains everything you need to make huge amounts of yummy homemade gum. Create your own crazy concoctions as you mix up to 15 different flavors. Scare up some graveyard gum, or whip up creamy blue raspberry! This really is an ultimate kit, with more gum and flavors than any other product available.

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Scientific Explorer’s Soda Pop Chemistry Science Kit

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What’s your favorite recipe for a green fizz’ Make wild flavors and colors. Learn how to launch an ad campaign for your soda with creative label designs, market research and taste tests. Create soda like the big cola companies. Great for science fairs, birthdays and family fun.

Science for Creative Minds has proven fun in thousands of classrooms. Based on the nationally recognized Great Explorations in Math and Science (GEMS) programs pioneers at UC Berkely’s Lawrence Hall of Science.


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Scientific Explorer’s My 1St Science Kit – The Science of Color

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The perfect science introduction for younger kids. Set up a color mixing lab, perform 10 science experiments, grow gobs of crystals in 24 different hues, and capture a rainbow in a tube.

Scientific Explorer kits have won praise and awards for fun and educational value from the Parents’ Choice Foundation, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, Dr. Toy, Family Life Magazine, Discover Magazine, Scientific American Explorations Magazine, and many others.

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Scientific Explorer’s Ultimate Spa and Perfumery Kit of Spa Therapies

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The Ultimate Spa and Perfume Kit includes everything you need for a complete spa experience and lots of fun things for you to make! Using natural ingredients, you’ll create bath oils, oatmeal soap, foaming baths, bath balms and more. Learn about aromatherapy as you blend five different kinds of perfume. Enough stuff for up to eight people, so it’s perfect for spa parties, sleepovers and rainy days.


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Scientific Explorer’s Perfumery – The Art and Science of Mixing Perfumes

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Perfumery is a journey into the intoxicating world of exotic scents. Discover formulas to help you sleep well or to boost your energy. Capture the potions in an array of elegant vials. Surprise your friends with a magical formula that you conjure in your own private perfumery. Dab tantalizing scents behind your ears and experience the lasting effects of the ancient art of perfume.


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Scientific Explorer Backyard Explorer Kit Science Kit

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You don’t have to travel far to become an explorer. There are all sorts of exciting creatures and things to discover right in your own backyard or nearby park. All you have to do is step outside! Get up close and personal with nature as seen through a microscope. Build a birdfeeder and worm motel. There’s no limit to the adventures you’ll have and the fascinating things you’ll learn about the world around you from the Backyard Explorer kit.

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Scientific Explorer’s My First Dinosaur Science Kit

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With My First Dino Kit, You’re a real paleontologist. Use excavation tools to dig up a dinosaur skeleton and then classify and display your findings. Build a glow in the dark model, or grow and shrink some giant dinos, all while you learn about the prehistoric past. Did some dinosaurs have feathers? Are crocodiles as ancient as the dinosaurs? You’ll find out. Ages 4+ adult supervision required.

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Scientific Explorer Scientific Explorer’s Fizzy Foamy Science Kit of Safe Chemical Reactions

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Enjoy mixing safe powders to create solutions that foam and fizz. Learn about fun chemistry ideas while developing important science skills.


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Scientific Explorer’s Sci-fi Slime Science Kit

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The supreme slime lab for the budding scientist. Makes some of the strangest, most anomalous slime you’ve ever encountered! Weird slime that changesime that changes color with the heat of your hands. Magnetic slime that slitherstowards magnets. Even slime that glows eerily in the dark. Learn the science behind these amazing hydrophilic polymers while mixing up gobs and gobs of slime. Ages 8+

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Scientific Explorer Spa Science

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Chemistry takes on a whole new meaning when you use the Spa Science Kit at home to make your own spa fragrances. Blend natural and organic ingredients to make your own fresh products, including bath and aromatherapy oils, oatmeal soap, facial masks and more. Contents include Lavender and Peppermint essential oils, dried roses, glycerin bar, sea salt, citric acid, baking soda, oats, muslin bag, pipettes, test tube, cups, instructions and experiment booklet.


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