K'NEX Simple Machines Deluxe Set
The Simple Machines Deluxe set is designed to introduce students to the scientific concepts associated with simple machines – Levers, Pulleys, Wheels and Axles, Inclined Planes, including Wedge and Screw and Gears. As students build and investigate they are encouraged to discuss and evaluate the scientific principles in action in the set models.
- The set includes 3447 K’NEX parts and builds 60 working machines, including a 1.5m high ball factory, carousel, lawn mower, crane and Archimedes screws.
- It supports 10-15 students working in teams and has full student and teacher instructions and lesson plans.
- Key concepts covered include Energy Transfer, Effort and resistance forces, Mechanical Advantage, Motion and Force.