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TeacherGeek Basic Hydraulic Arm, Pack of 10

Item #: 2004017

Get your kids interested in robotics and engineering with this entertaining and educational hands-on activity.

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Need a hand? This hydraulic powered, remote-controlled arm is a great way to help. Use it to pick up items on the classroom floor, grab a snack, stack blocks, play checkers or arm-wrestle – there’s a world of problem-solving just in reach! This arm is "basic," featuring six cylinders (three cylinders move the arm, three cylinders form the control panel). Students start by constructing an example arm, engineering unique designs by incorporating recycling bin materials, 3-D printed end effectors and extra TeacherGeek components. Watch as they really tap, ream, screw and cut materials, exploring robotics, the engineering process and Pascal's Law effortlessly. Have your students compete in exciting engineering challenges and battle-bot competitions.  Pack of 10.
  • Students will love designing and building their own hydraulic-powered arm using real tools and fluid pressure
  • Features FREE document resources - build guides, labs, and engineering + design challenges to inspire innovation
  • Compatible with recycling bin components, 3-D printables or additional materials for endless solutions
  • Encourages creativity, critical thinking, problem solving - reach higher cognitive domains while innovating with gusto and glee
  • Explore concepts of hydraulic + pneumatic power, robotics, simple machines and fluid pressure
Includes:
  • 80 - 25mm Screws
  • 80 Hex Nuts
  • 180 Cylinder Screws
  • 50 - 14ml Project Cylinders
  • 10 - 4.5mL Project Cylinders
  • 100 Connector Strips
  • 80 - 12"" Dowels
  • 100 Perpendicular Blocks
  • 3 Slide Stop Sections
  • 1 - 100 Foot Vinyl Tubing Section
  • 20 Zip Ties