Introduction: Simple Solar Car in 5 Minutes

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I've always wanted to make a simple solar car like this. Today I finally had the chance and time to make it.

An Old toy car with a small DC Motor turned into Solar Car.

It only took me five minutes.

I'll show you how I've done it.

Step 1: Components

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  • I had an old toy car that is no longer used but still has a good motor installed.

If you don't have something like that you can make your own using a small DC motor and some gears used as wheels.

  • I used a solar panel of 6 Volt 250 mA

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  • Solder iron

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  • Solder wire
  • Tape
  • Some Wires

Step 2: Assemble,Test and Run Your Car

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  1. Connect wires to the motor.
  2. Test the motor with a battery.
  3. Connect the solar panel to the motor.
  4. Tape the wires so they don't disconnect.
  5. Mount the solar panel and tape it to the car.
  6. Run your car in Direct Sun Light.

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