Recommended for ages 8 to 12 years
Challenge your child's imagination with the 4M® Table Top Robot. Perfect for any young scientist, this fun kit teaches kids the basics of robotics by constructing a working robot crab. Assemble a smart robotic crab which can detect the edges of any platform and make swift turns to avoid falling off. Turn it on and put in on the table and watch it perform stunning acrobats. Watch out! Fostering creativity and mechanical skill, this kit also provides an excellent opportunity to show kids how toys are assembled and function.
- The Table Top Robot is a hands-on science kit that teaches the basics of robotics by constructing a working robot crab.
- When activated, the robot crab scuttles under its own power and changes direction when it encounters an obstacle. Place it on a tabletop and watch it perform acrobatic tricks.
- No special tools or knowledge required; the kit contains detailed instructions and all the necessary parts.
- Encourages fine motor skills, logic and scientific learning.
- Fosters an early interest in mechanics, engineering and STEM.
- Kit includes: 8 legs, 1 transparent cover, 1 chassis with motor installed, 1 washer screw, 2 screws, 1 battery case, 2 claws, 2 axles, 2 gears, 1 metal wire antenna, 2 terminal caps, and detailed instructions.
- Required but NOT INCLUDED are: a Phillips screwdriver and 1 AAA battery
- Award winning: Parents' Choice® Award
- Dimensions of completed Table Top Robot are 8 x 6 x 3 inches