Mendocino Motor X-8 solar-powered magnetically levitated electric motor.
• All solar panels 65 x 20 mm
• Diametre of the mirror plates: 25 mm
• Weight 8-faces rotor: ca 150 gram
• Length model: 200 mm
• Width model: 110 mm
• Height model: ca. 88 mm
• Model and base colour: Clear acrylic
• Mirror colour: yellow
The kit comes partly pre-assembled. Special tools are required for some of the assembly steps, including centering the steel ball seating, placing the magnets, and gluing the borsilicate glass on the acrylic surface. The assembly steps are illustrated by 70 pictures and details the way process in a step by step manner. Tools required: cutters, soldering iron and tin, hot glue, tongs, clamp to secure the supplied assembly aid.