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  1. Brick Adapter-4-pack
    £39.73 39.73
    £33.11 (Ex VAT)
    Use these little yellow adapters to connect CUBELETS and LEGO® bricks! Learn More
  2. Snap Circuits® Flying Saucer
    £23.50 23.5
    £19.58 (Ex VAT)
    Snap Circuits® makes learning electronics easy and fun! Just follow the colourful pictures in our manual and build exciting projects such as a flying saucer. Press and release the switch and watch the saucer rise into the air. Includes 13 additional projects. Learn More
  3. Snap Circuits® Electromagnetism
    £26.00 26
    £21.67 (Ex VAT)
    Have lots of fun while learning about electricity and magnetism Learn More
  4. Snap Circuits Flying Saucer Plus
    £23.50 23.5
    £19.58 (Ex VAT)
    Snap Circuits makes learning the basics of electricity, engineering and circuitry, easy and fun! Just follow the colourful pictures in our easy-to-follow instructions and build a Snap Circuits Flying Saucer. Learn More
  5. Snap Circuits Basic Electricity
    £26.00 26
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    Learn About Basic Electricity Principals While Having Fun! Includes 8 additional projects. Learn More
  6. ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Levers & Linkages
    £19.25 19.25
    £16.04 (Ex VAT)

    The ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Levers & Linkages Set allows users to learn how levers can be used for increasing an applied force or changing the direction of motion. Find out how you can create models with complex motion by connecting many levers together and learn how these linkages can be applied to various machines.

    Build 16 working models such as a seesaw, a movable weight scale, a wheelbarrow, a parking gate, a toy with moving figures, a pantograph and two types of linkages.

    You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge.

    Conduct thorough experiments and discover:

    - the relation between fulcrum, effort and load

    - how the three classes of levers are formed

    - how to use linkages in order to create toys with moving figures

    - how to use a pantograph to scale up or down an image

    - how to create an exact straight line mechanically

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  7. ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Wheels, Axles & Inclined Planes
    £19.25 19.25
    £16.04 (Ex VAT)

    The ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Wheels, Axles and Inclined Planes Set allows users to learn how wheels and axles use friction to move objects easily and how big tyres compare to small tyres. Find out how an inclined plane can be used for lifting heavy objects and how another form of inclined plane, the wedge, is used in every day applications. Build 14 working models such as a launching platform, a door with knob, a well, an airport staircase, an experimental ramp and a splitting wedge. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how to gain mechanical advantage with large wheels - how the wheel and axle mechanism works as a lever - the relation between force and speed - the elements of an inclined plane and how these affect force and distance - the forces applied on a wedge

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  8. ENGINO Discovering STEM Structures: Buildings & Bridges
    £19.25 19.25
    £16.04 (Ex VAT)
    The ENGINO Discovering STEM Structures: Buildings and Bridges Set allows users to learn all about buildings and how they literally support our lives! Construct different types of bridges and find out how their architecture design provides massive weight support. Discover all the types of forces applied and how engineers manage to reduce their effects. Build 9 working models such as a house, a pyramid and various types of bridges: beam, arch, truss, cable-stayed and suspension bridge. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how triangulation provides strength on a building - what are the main types of forces acting on structures - how do trusses work - what are the major types of cable bridges Learn More
  9. ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Cams & Cranks
    £19.25 19.25
    £16.04 (Ex VAT)
    ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Cams & Cranks Set allows users to learn how to transmit power using Cams and Cranks and how they can be used to convert reciprocal to linear motion. Discover how these mechanisms are crucial elements of many machines even though they are not considered as “Simple Machines”. Build 8 working models such as a fishing crane, an oil pump, a moving figure, a moving bridge, a sewing machine and a flying eagle. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how the handle's position affects force and speed - how the crank's position affects force and speed - how to switch between different types of motion by using cams Learn More
  10. ENGINO Discovering STEM Newton's Laws: Inertia, Momentum, Kinetic & Potential Energy
    £19.25 19.25
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    Learn all about the ingenious Sir Isaac Newton’s laws of motion which are the basis of classical mechanics that still describe most everyday life situations. Observe the effects of kinetic and potential energy and see first-hand how energy is transformed from one form to the other. Build 8 working models such as a ballistic catapult, a gravity fan, a collision car, a moving cabin, a balloon powered plane and a dragster. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - Newton's first law of motion and the relation between force and motion - Newton's second law of motion and the relation between force, mass and acceleration - Newton's third law of motion and the physics of action and reaction forces - the concept of Momentum - the fundamental properties of energy - what factors affect potential and kinetic energies

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  11. ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Pulley Drives
    £19.25 19.25
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    The ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics: Pulley Drives Set allows users to learn how Pulley drives can be used to transfer force with reduced friction and how they can increase force or speed at amazing levels. Pulleys have been used for thousands of years and are essential parts of complex machines in modern times, solving many technological problems. Build 8 working models such as a material lift, a stationary bike, a crane bridge, a blender, a construction crane and a windmill. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how a compound pulley system works - how to change the direction of motion of a pulley system - how the pulleys' size affect force and speed Learn More
  12. ENGINO Discovering STEM Mechanics Gears & Worm Drives
    £19.25 19.25
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    The ENGINO Discovering STEM MECHANICS: Gears & Worm Drives Set allows users to learn how gears can easily reduce or increase speed, change force or transfer motion from one position to another. Discover how worm drives are used to greatly reduce rotational speed and how screws can convert rotational motion to linear, while greatly increasing force. Build 12 working models such as an experimental crane, a gearbox, a carousel, a helicopter, a screw press and a crane with a rotating arm. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning. A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how the gear's diameter affects force and speed - how to calculate gear ratio, even for complex assemblies - how to use gears to change the direction and plane of motion - how to calculate the mechanical advantage of a screw - what a worm drive is and how to use a ratchet mechanism Learn More
  13. Snap Circuit Beginner
    £29.78 29.78
    £24.82 (Ex VAT)
    Begin your Snap Circuits ® Experience with a wonderful introduction to problem solving, following directions, and the satisfaction of a job well done. Learn More
  14. Snap Circuits LED Fun
    £26.00 26
    £21.67 (Ex VAT)
    Create your own colorful light show! 10 additional projects included. Learn More
  15. Snap Circuits FM Radio
    £29.78 29.78
    £24.82 (Ex VAT)
    Build your own FM radio and tune your favorite FM station. Learn More
  16. Maximum Cubelet
    £57.74 57.74
    £48.12 (Ex VAT)
    The Maximum Cubelet accepts many different inputs but only passes along the one with the greatest value. With a maximum block, you could easily build a robot that performs an action only when a sensor reads a value over a certain threshold (set by a Knob Cubelet, perhaps). This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  17. Knob Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    The Knob Cubelet has a potentiometer embedded in one of its faces. It outputs a 0 when turned fully counterclockwise, and a 1 when turned clockwise. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  18. Blocker Cubelet
    £57.74 57.74
    £48.12 (Ex VAT)
    The Blocker Cubelet is a basic building block that "blocks" data from its neighbors. It still passes power, but effectively stops communication and can insulate one side of a robot from another. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  19. 5-Port Charger
    £54.65 54.65
    £45.54 (Ex VAT)
    Charge your Cubelets or MOSS Battery Blocks with this MicroUSB charge cable. This cable is included with all kits. It is NOT included with Individual Blocks. Learn More
  20. Brightness Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    Detects the amount of light hitting its sensor. The Brightness Cubelet has an analog photocell that responds to varying light conditions. Expect values near zero in a dark room, and values near one when the sensor is in front of a bright light. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  21. Minimum Cubelet
    £57.74 57.74
    £48.12 (Ex VAT)
    The Minimum Cubelet can accept any amount of data but only outputs the smallest value that it receives. It can be handy for creating an on-off switch for a robot and also for using with a Distance Cubelet to build robots that avoid falling off the edge of a table. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  22. Distance Cubelet
    £64.42 64.42
    £53.68 (Ex VAT)
    The Distance Cubelet detects how far it is from an object. It uses infrared light and is accurate between 10 and 80 cm. The sensor is directional, so it outputs the distance to the object in front of the sensor. At 10cm, the block will output values near 1, and toward 80cm it will output values near 0. Learn More
  23. Drive Cubelet
    £64.42 64.42
    £53.68 (Ex VAT)
    Contains a motor and roller wheels for moving on a horizontal surface. The Drive Cubelet only moves in one direction, slowing to a stop with a value of zero and moving faster with higher input values. Learn More
  24. Flashlight Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    The Flashlight Cubelet emits a focused beam of light from a powerful white LED. Off with a value of 0, the light becomes brighter with higher input values. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  25. Speaker Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    Chirps according to the block's data value. Contains a small speaker and an amplifier. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  26. Passive Cubelet
    £57.74 57.74
    £48.12 (Ex VAT)
    The Passive Cubelet is a basic building block. It carries power and data from its neighbors, but it basically acts like a smart brick. It doesn't move, sense, or change the data in any way. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  27. Inverse Cubelet
    £57.74 57.74
    £48.12 (Ex VAT)
    The Inverse Cubelet calculates a value that is the opposite of the values it receives. Specifically, the Inverse Cubelet will (weighted) average its inputs and then output a value of one minus that average. Learn More
  28. Bar Graph Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    Displays the block's value as a light-up bar graph. The value is normalized to the number of points on the bar graph so that a maximum value results in a fully-lit bar graph. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  29. Temperature Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    The Temperature Cubelet contains a tiny thermometer (actually, a thermistor) that detects temperature. It's calibrated to output a 0 in freezing conditions and 255 in hot, sunny conditions of about 35C. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
  30. Threshold Cubelet
    £59.98 59.98
    £49.98 (Ex VAT)
    The Threshold is a THINK Cubelet with a knob to alter the behavior of your robots. It will output a value of zero until its inputs exceed the threshold set by the knob. Above this threshold data will flow normally. Use this Cubelet to create robots that react suddenly, gate data flow, or exhibit binary behavior. This Cubelet is pre-loaded with the newest Cubelets operating system, Cubelets OS 4. Learn More
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