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Hot Wires

  • Age: 8 - 12 years

Hot Wires is the ultimate snap together electronics set that lets you create more than 100 exciting experiments.

You can make anything from a flying disk to a burglar alarm, from an FM radio to a lie-detector....and that's just for starters!

Follow the full colour step-by-step instructions to become an electronic wizard.

Great fun for children aged eight and up. This set needs 4 x AA batteries, which aren't included.

Hot Wires includes:

  • Transparent assembly workstation
  • Fuses, connectors and buzzer
  • Touch plate and switches
  • Photo resistor
  • LEDs
  • Battery units
  • Loudspeaker
  • Music IC
  • Alarm IC
  • Sound IC
  • Motor unit
  • Propeller
  • Antenna coil
  • Lamp, bulb and microphone
  • Power amp IC
  • Resistors, capacitors and transistors
  • FM high frequency IC
  • Diode
  • Recording IC
  • Full colour instruction booklet


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How much does UK delivery cost?

Standard Delivery

FREE - when you spend £40, or £3.99 for orders under £40.

  • Delivery in 3 to 5 working days
  • Free delivery over £40 applies for UK mainland only
  • We can’t deliver during a specific time slot, but if you are likely to be out we are happy to deliver to a work, family or friends address.

Express Delivery

Cost £4.99

  • Order by 7pm for next day delivery Monday - Friday.
  • The Entertainer is closed on Sunday so orders placed before 2pm on Saturday for express delivery will be with you on Monday. Orders placed after 2pm Saturday and on Sunday will be delivered to you on Tuesday.
  • Orders placed after 7pm will be delivered in 2 working days.
  • UK mainland only.

Click & Collect from The Entertainer

FREE - only available for orders of £10 or over.

Collect from ASDA stores using toYou

Cost - £3.99

  • Collect your order on the next working day at more than 600 toyou pick up points at Asda store nationwide.
  • You can find your nearest collection point here: Asda toyou
  • You will be notified by email once your order arrives.
  • To collect your order you’ll need to bring your sales order number and ID that matches the name on the order. You can use the QR code in your “Ready to Collect” email to make the process quicker but this is not essential.

Collect myHermes ParcelShops

Cost - £3.99

  • Collect your order on the next working day at 1000s of Doddle and myHermes ParcelShop locations.
  • They're based in convenient locations including supermarkets, newsagents and train stations. Plus they're often open late and on Sundays.
  • You can find your nearest collection points here: myHermes
  • You will be notified by email once your order arrives. To collect please take along the confirmation email or SMS and either the payment card or photo ID.

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