Stirling engine is a heat engine can convert engine into mechanical work and mechanical engine into electricity.-Stirling engines are highly efficient.-Can use many different sources of heat: combustion of fuels, nuclear fission, geothermal, or solar heat.-Stirling engine in this kit is located in charging station with a mirrored parabolic dish.-Air inside the bulb heats up and pushes a piston, which turns an electric generator.-Generator produces electricity that charges a rechargeable battery in the ca.-Car runs on an electric motor powered by the battery.-64-page manual.-Ages 12 and up. Includes: -Kit includes the charging station with a beta type Stirling engine, the electric car, and a full-color. Assembly Instructions: -Assembly required. Dimensions: -Guide book dimensions: 8.25'' W x 11.5'' D.
Car and experiment kit
Power a car with solar generated electricity
For children ages 12 and up