There are many toys available for the small babies and toddlers while the little matured kids love going outdoors to spend some good time with the buddies and it is an important stage to get some physical activities for their growth. Exercise is very important for the kids and even the adults are not ready to do regular exercise. Ozbozz has come up with a fun and entertained way of burning energies for the children who are more in to video games. The Ozbozz Flashing Storm Folding Scooter is an adventurous – filled toy that parents can look in for their kids’.
Ozbozz Flashing Storm Folding Scooter is a useful outdoor toy for the young girls and guys. Thrill is never limited with this stylish, micro scooter and the motor skills are also improved by this toy. The lightweight scooter is easy to get control and balance for the kids.
Design and Construction of the Folding Scooter:
The Flashing Strom Folding Micro Scooter is made of aluminium and the forks are of Hi-Ten steel. The foot plate and the steering column are of aluminium making it durable. The best feature would be that the steering column is adjustable to three different heights to suit the little kids. The minimum height is 82 cm while the maximum height is 91 cm. The maximum weight the scooter takes up is about 50 kg. The advance bolting system ensures a secure ride and the steering angle is perfect. After use, this is easily foldable with a lock system and is compact enough to shelf it.
About the wheels and brake:
This Ozbozz Storm Scooter has 120 mm PU wheels and looks like a two wheeled one at the side but actually has two wheels at the back and one on the front to enhance the stability. The wheels are of mag resin dual ball race while the ABEC bearings to secure the wheels allowing the rider to enjoy a smooth ride. The tires are all colour coordinated with the scooter. The brakes which are important to halt the scooter though it is foot powered, the rear brake is located on the aluminium plate. It requires a little practice to balance, steer as well as hold the brake with the leg.
Handlebar and the Features:
The grip is essential to steer holding the handlebar. It is soft as well as provides grip for the little hands. The plastic frames for the handles protect it when not in use and also unclips by itself for a compact storage. This flashing scooter looks so stylish and the exciting feature is that it comes with the illuminated foot plate which means the two sets of LED’s that flash in sequence. The lights can be switched on by a single touch switch system that is located on the top. When the lights glow, the flashing storm scooter looks even more attractive.
For these lights to operate it requires 4 x AA batteries of 1.5v which is not included. The batteries can be fit on to the battery case which is below the scooter. To prevent any accidental damages, the battery case is in the recess of the body while the screws secure the battery case.
This scooter can be used by the kids of above 6 years. The younger ones can also try as the height is adjustable.
The manufacturer exactly knows the tastes and favourite colours of the kids. The colours it is available are blue, pink and red. Blue is mostly chosen by boys while the pink is adored by the girls whereas red is a common colour for those who do not want either of these.
Safe and Thrill Ride:
Considering safety, the child cannot go too fast loosing the control as the entire ride depends on the foot power of the kid. Moreover, it is provided with an anti-slip strip and the rear brake to stop anytime. But still, mastering the balancing, steering skills and applying the brake requires a little practice as mentioned above.
The manufacturer gives full warranty for all the spares of this scooter. If any parts are required, they are available at Ozbozz.
The Ozbozz Flashing Storm Folding Scooter is great scooter to have fun all day long for the kids. Weighing just 1.5 kg it is indeed a lightweight toy which can be folded easily when not in use. During nights, the light glows bright adding more attraction to the toy. The toy is well built, durable and lasts long. This micro scooter will be a best buy for the active little kids.
Ozbozz Flashing Storm Folding Scooter – Technical Specification Table
|Model Name||Ozbozz Flashing Storm Folding Scooter|
|Dimensions (H x W x D)||91 x 68 x 11 cm|
|Colours available||Red, Blue and Pink|
|Construction||Aluminium and Hi-Ten steel|
|Gender||Male and Female|
|Assembly difficulty level||Easy|
|Frame size||Steering column adjustable to three levels|
|Wheel||120mm PU Mag resin with dual ball race|
|Brakes||Rear brake with aluminium plate; colour co-ordinated|
|Special features||Flashing lights
Pun out handle bars
Adjustable alloy stem with quick release lever
Colour co-ordinated tyres
Additional plastic frame
Clamp to lock the scooter
|Safety features||Safety button
|Age limit||6 years and above|
|Batteries||Four AA size 1.5v batteries|