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AP (Air-Powered) Dragster Refill Pack

SKU: W36300
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$310.00 (USD)
Availability: In Stock


This air-powered vehicle kit, perfect for restocking your Getting Started package, includes a balsa wood body blank that students shape, enabling them to apply knowledge of aerodynamics, friction, and other principles. After shaping the dragster, they assemble it and launch it on the AP Dragster Launcher, an air-powered launcher (not included).

No curriculum or equipment included.


Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 3-12


  • California Proposition 65 Warning:

    WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and other reproductive harm.

What You'll Get

  • 30 balsa car body blanks with predrilled axle holes and launch tube channel
  • 120 wheels
  • 60 acetal axles
  • 120 nylon inserts
  • 30 launch tubes
  • 30 straws
  • 30 tube caps
  • 120 self-adhesive glue lines
  • Craft sticks
  • Sandpaper
  • AP Dragster User Guide

Learning Values

  • Newton’s laws
  • Friction
  • Aerodynamics
  • Pressurized systems
  • Problem-solving
  • Testing
  • Engineering design
  • Prototyping
  • Data analysis
  • Measurements
  • Calculating speed
  • Data collection


  • Students Served: 30
  • Assembly Method: Gluing
  • Tools and Materials Required: AP Dragster Launcher; an air pump; and simple cutting, shaving, or sanding tools such as a coping saw, wood shaver, or sanding stick

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