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KidWind simpleGEN

£124.00

Experiment Ideas

Activites

  • Build your own generator
  • Generate electricity
  • AC power output
  • Light LEDs
  • Compare different designs (coils, magnets, spinning)
  • Measure voltage output

Concepts

  • Understanding clean energy
  • Exploring energy transformations
  • Exploring the relationship between energy and forces
  • Developing and using physical models
  • Collecting data with advanced tools
  • Analyzing and interpreting data
  • Using mathematics to explain and understand data
  • Designing controlled experiments
  • Optimizing designs

Lessons, Tips and Challenges

Download lessons, learn tips for building turbines, and check out the KidWind Challenges. Go to kidwind.org

Free Experiments

 

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What's Included

  • 1 x Wind Turbine Hub
  • 1 x Alligator clip cord pair
  • 1 x Digital multimeter
  • 1 x Sandpaper 1/8 sheet
  • 1 x Magnet holder
  • 4 x Ceramic magnet
  • 1 x 8″ hex shaft with hub quick connect
  • 1 x 4″ hex shaft
  • 1 x Simple hand generator housing set
  • 25 x Dowels*
  • 1 x Red superbright LED*
  • 1 x Bi-polar LED bulb*
  • 1 x 28 gauge magnet wire with spool*