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.
"LOVED this purchase!! Bought for a camp and the kids loved it--challenging but doable, and such a fun end result!!" - Kenya
VEX Robotics Catapult is compliant with CPSIA standards.
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.