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Veggie Power (SBD-5203-KIT)
Price:   $99.00   


Did you know that you can get electricity out of a potato?  This kit contains all the materials you need to build a simple battery using a variety of different fruits and vegetables.  You will learn some of the basics of electricity and circuits: What is voltage? What is current?  What is resistance?  How much power can you get out of a veggie battery?  Follow the instructions on Science Buddies "Veggie Power" to get a basic understanding of how to set up your battery.  But don’t stop there, continue exploring to figure out things like: How many lemons does it take to turn on a light bulb?  Does an orange make a better battery than a potato?  Can you use each segment of a grapefruit to make a super-grapefruit battery?

AquaPhoenix Education has worked closely with Science Buddies to ensure that all of the materials in this kit have been tested.  You can be confident that by buying this kit you will have everything you need to successfully complete your science project, have fun, and learn some science along the way!

10% of proceeds go to support Science Buddies!

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1 Galvanized nails, 3", pk/20
1 12 gauge bare copper wire, 3'
9 Alligator clip leads, 12", pk/2
1 Resistors, assortment, including 2(10Kohm)
1 Calculator, battery operated
1 Stopwatch 
1 Multimeter, digital 
1 Wire cutters
1 Glasses, Safety, ANSI Cert
1 Lab notebook


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