Inspired by ancient Greek and Roman designs, this modern Catapult has a ratcheting winch that can control the distance projectiles are thrown. Crank the winch to its maximum tension, and you can hurl balls over 10 feet! This construction kit challenges you to not only Build Genius™, but also build a fully functional VEX® Robotic Catapult at the same time! Explore the technology behind some of the most influential inventions of our culture's Age of Innovation!
HEXBUG believes in using the fun of robotic toys to teach kids important STEM principles through hands on learning.The VEX Robotics Catapult feature two alternate builds for more robotic fun! All Catapult's construction pieces are compatible with educational VEX IQ pieces to create your own custom VEX robot and explore unlimited possibilities.
Two balls included. Batteries not required.
Caution: Do not aim at eyes or face.
To Avoid Injury: Use only projectiles designed for this product. Do not modify projectiles or projectile launcher.
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