Learning toy has kids construct a working machine that is propelled by air pressure and air flow. The included blower motor uses an impeller to increase air pressure under the machine and the soft-bladed fan creates a stream of air to propel it forward. Build everything from a batting machine, a basketball launcher, a moving car and more! Air-Stream Machines is a great hands on science experiment for kids. This toy requires 6-AAA batteries (included). For ages 8 years and up.
Air-Steam Machine Includes: 32-page, full-color manual and 59 building pieces
Air-Stream Machine Dimensions: 16.8" x 11.5" x 3.2"
Awards: 2013 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Winner
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD-Small Parts. Keep away from children younger than 3 years
Thames & Kosmos (T&K) was founded in 2001 with the mission of improving informal science education by producing high-quality science and technology educational products for children of all ages. T&K places an emphasis on teaching skills and concepts through hands-on modeling of real-world devices. They offer easy to understand reading materials for a well rounded learning experience.
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