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Re-create Working Reproductions of da Vinci's Mechanical Designs
Build the precursors of modern machinery with this amazing construction kit. Featuring 10 different, fully functional models, these designs will allow you to get inside da Vinci's head and re-create the master's mechanical marvels. Perfect for anyone interested in exploring fundamentals of engineering and simple machinery. This is history you can get your hands on!
Over 250 components for building the following models:
• Mechanical Wings
• Blacksmiths Tongs
• Crane with Pawl
• Stone Tongs
• Self-releasing Hook
• Scaling Ladder
• Drum Wagon
• File Cutting Machine
• Swing Bridge
This set includes a 54-page full color instruction book for building all of the above models, and a multi-language, black and white activity guide filled with background information on Leonardo da Vinci and his inventions, as well as various suggested tasks for students to interact with the models.
Recommended for students age 9 and above.