Imagination Toys  
Imagination Toys

Find the Perfect Toy!
gift certificates
Shop by Category
Action Figures Active Play Arts & Crafts Baby Bathtub Toys Books Cars, Trains & Vehicles Collectibles Construction Dolls & Accessories Educational Toys Electronics Furniture & Decor Games Musical Toys Outdoor Toys Plush Animals Pretend Puppets Push, Pull & Ride Puzzles & Brain Teasers Science & Nature Gift Certificates Other
Shop by Manufacturer
Shop By Age
Ages 0-1 Ages 1-2 Ages 2-3 Ages 3-4 Ages 4-5 Ages 5-6 Ages 6-7 Ages 7-8 Ages 8-9 Ages 9-10 Ages 10-11 Ages 11-12 Ages 13 & Over
Birthday Club - Mailing List

Home arrow Shop Online arrow Educational Toys arrow Geckobot

× Select a Wish List
Add to wish list:
Add to Wish List

Geckobot

# thak620365
$50.00 Buy Now
× Add to cart
gibberish barbaric speak gibberish barbaric speak gibberish barbaric speak

This astonishing wall-climbing robot has a motorized air suction syeducational that enables it to walk vertically up and down perfectly smooth surfaces, like glass, plastic, whiteboards, and glossy laminates. The battery-powered motor drives an innovative gear syeducational that produces a rotating motion making the legs move back and forth and up and down, mimicking a real gecko - so two of the feet are touching the wall while the other two feet are lifted off of the wall, in an alternating motion. At the same time, the gear syeducational drives an air pump that creates a vacuum at the two feet touching the wall while blowing air outward at the other two feet. In this way, two of the feet are always holding the model to the wall, while the other two feet are pushing off and stepping forward. You can build six other models and conduct experiments with suction to learn about air pressure and the mechanical physics of this unique device. Build models of an industrial robotic arm with a vacuum suction cup gripper, crawling inch worm, smartphone holder, suction tow truck and car, ellipsograph, and suction gun. A 24-page, full-color manual guides you through model building with step-by-step illustrated instructions and provides scientific information and explanations.

Availability
  • Currently In Stock
Add To Wishlist
Safety Information
None
Gift Wrap Options
Gift Wrapping Options
Product Specifications
  • Brand: Thames & Kosmos.
  • Item Number: thak620365.
  • Manufacturer Number: 620365.
  • UPC: 814743012097.
  • EAN: 814743012097.
  • Recommended for ages : 8 to 13+.
  • Measures approximately: 14.60 x 3.10 x 11.50 inches..
  • Weighs approximately: 2.10 pounds.
Product Features
  • Walks vertically up smooth surfaces
  • Climbs windows, glass, mirrors and other smooth vertical surfaces with ease
  • Learn about the physics of air-pressure, suction and surface texture
  • Build 7 different robotic models
  • Ages 8+, 24 page full color manual and experiment guide with step by step instructions
-Shipping Estimate
Local Pickup at Imagination Toys: $0.00
Standard Shipping$17.50
+Reviews


My Account|My Cart|Login
0 Product, $0.00

  ccards.gif


facebook.jpg

35 great years in St. Louis!

Best of St Louis - Toys and Gifts

imt_toys-to-go-promo.gif

Give Gift Cards

Free Gift Wrapping