SOLGEAR

DESCRIPTION

Our gear-driven solar car, with 1.5 volt x 500 mAmp solar panel and a 50-tooth gear on the driven axle. Easily assembled, fast rolling.

This car can also be built with the SolarDrive II Inventor’s kit, or the SolRun Classroom Kit.

Our SolGear kit has recently been adopted for use in Duke University’s 4-H TechExcite program with free down-loadable teacher and student instruction files (pdf’s): “Solar Energy – Racing with the Sun”.

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ITEM INCLUDES:

  • 1.5 volt x 500 mAmp (0.75 watt) solar panel with alligator clip test leads
  • electric motor
  • motor clip
  • gears, 10-tooth and 50-tooth
  • plastic pulley/wheels and o-ring tires
  • screw eye axle holders
  • wooden axles, wooden blocks
  • sandpaper, push pin, tubing, velcro
  • instructions
DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS PDF

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PHOTOS

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