Snap Circuits – Junior

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About Snap Circuits Junior

Snap Circuits Junior brings fun and creativity into the world of electronics! Create your own projects through designing electrical circuits with easy-to-use parts that simply snap together.

Contains 32 pieces

Please refer to the parts layout map included in your kit

Recommended age: 8+ years old

Snap Circuits kits can be requested through the SamePage Catalogue.

When available the kit can be borrowed for 3 weeks.


  • Adult supervision required
  • Choking hazard – not suitable for under the age of 3
  • Do not touch moving parts
  • Do not connect to electrical outlets or attach extra power sources
  • Do not leave circuit unattended
  • Read pages 1 and 5 of the Instruction Manual for more information

Getting Started

  • Take a look at the kit contents and make note of anything that is missing.
  • Next, carefully read pages 1-6 of the Instruction Manual as it contains important safety and parts information.
  • Start by placing the base grid on a flat surface.
  • You will need a power source for every circuit you build. Your power source is the battery holder with three 1.5V AA batteries (included).
  • Start building your circuit! Refer to pages 8-44 of the Instruction Manual for project ideas to get started.


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