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Science a Wonderful Adventure
Curiosity may have killed the cat, but it also stimulates the imagination. Wondering how and why something works can be the beginning of a wonderful adventure. There are many, many companies that provide simple platforms for children to begin their investigations into a number of fields of potential interest for them.
PARMA HOBBY carries a wide range of products and manufacturers that parents and teachers can use to explain or demonstrate everything from chemical reactions to Newton's Theory of Relativity.
Manufacturers such as: Norman & Globus, NSI, Slinky Science, Educational Insights, Uncle Milton, Tamiya, The Smithsonian, Elenco, The Magnet Source, Midwest Products, Skilcraft, ScienceTech, Walnut Ridge, Scientific Explorer, among others.
The Doc Fizzix line of Race Car Kits
Doc Fizzix has come up with all new mousetrap car design tricks and secrets. Be sure to check out the newest collection of easy-to-build mousetrap vehicle kits at our retail store.
The Basic Kit
The basic kit is our top selling mousetrap powered vehicle kit and it continues to be a favorite among students and instructors. It is designed to maximize the mousetraps energy output over a 200% greater travel distance while reducing the loss of energy from friction and increasing the efficiency. It now travels 25 to 45 meters.
Little Moe is a small, lightweight mouse trap powered racer that is designed to be a top contender in all combination contest where contestants are scored on both speed and distance. Little Moe is designed to maximize the mousetrap's energy output over a 75% greater travel distance while reducing the overall loss of energy from friction. It can travel 15 to 30 meters.
Build Your Own Kit
The Build Your Own Kit is complete do-it-yourself mousetrap racer kit that includes all the hard-to-find parts for building your own record setting mousetrap powered racer. It includes a top-secret construction guide that is filled with tons of performance tips and sample vehicle designs.
DVD Layer and Axles Set
Do you want that secret winning edge over the rest of the competition? DVD Layers are half the thickness and have half the rotational inertia of a normal CD. Vehicles that use DVD layers for wheels will see greater acceleration and an incredible increase in distance from 5 to 15 meters. The packet includes axles, spacers, thrust washers and step-by-step plans.
Doc Fizzix How To Book
The "Doc Fizzix How To Book" is the most up-to-date and informative mousetrap vehicle guide ever written. It has been selected by students and teachers as the best resource available for learning how to build winning mouse trap powered racers. This book is filled with tons of earth shattering tips, tricks, formulas, and construction secrets.
If you need a science/educational kit for your class, or need kits for everyone in your class, PARMA HOBBY can help you. Give us a call!.