Item # KT-KNDELUX

K'Nex Deluxe Simple Machines Kit

$344.95


Learn all about simple and motorized machines with this incredible set.

Ages 8+
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Item # KT-KNDELUX
K'Nex Deluxe Simple Machines Kit
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DESCRIPTION

Learn all about simple and motorized machines with this incredible set! Multiple students can work simultaneously to build 60 different fully-functioning models based on the principles of the five simple machines: levers, gears, pulleys, wheels and axles, and inclined planes.

This kit includes five educator guides, one for each simple machine type, that contain 57 lesson plans. In addition, you get a 12-volt battery-operated motor to use with many of the models. Also includes 3,447 construction pieces: enough for up to 40 students working simultaneously in teams of 3-4. Bonus parts and instructions to build the Big Ball Factory — a 4-foot-tall complex machine. Includes a special storage case.

Key concepts covered:

  • Effort
  • Effort Arm
  • Resistance Arm
  • Fulcrum
  • Wheel & Axle
  • Slope
  • Lever Classes
  • Block & Tackle
  • Friction
  • Gear Ratio
  • Force
  • Fixed/Moveable & Combination Pulley
  • Resistance
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Work
  • Load
  • Gear Configurations
  • Inclined Plane/Wedge/Screw

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DESCRIPTION

Learn all about simple and motorized machines with this incredible set! Multiple students can work simultaneously to build 60 different fully-functioning models based on the principles of the five simple machines: levers, gears, pulleys, wheels and axles, and inclined planes.

This kit includes five educator guides, one for each simple machine type, that contain 57 lesson plans. In addition, you get a 12-volt battery-operated motor to use with many of the models. Also includes 3,447 construction pieces: enough for up to 40 students working simultaneously in teams of 3-4. Bonus parts and instructions to build the Big Ball Factory — a 4-foot-tall complex machine. Includes a special storage case.

Key concepts covered:

  • Effort
  • Effort Arm
  • Resistance Arm
  • Fulcrum
  • Wheel & Axle
  • Slope
  • Lever Classes
  • Block & Tackle
  • Friction
  • Gear Ratio
  • Force
  • Fixed/Moveable & Combination Pulley
  • Resistance
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Work
  • Load
  • Gear Configurations
  • Inclined Plane/Wedge/Screw

MORE INFORMATION BOX

 

CONTENTS TAB

 

SPECIFICATIONS TAB

 
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
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