Timberkits models are wooden mechanical automata that function by way of a hand-cranked system of cams, cranks, levers and pushrods.They are a toy system using natural wood and engineered to allow ingenious moving models and scenes.
Timberkits takes care of all the engineering parts production required to create a wooden automata toy. All that’s left is the fun of assembling the kit. The kits are supplied in an unbuilt form with multiple pieces that come together to create a unique figure. Each package includes several stacked trays of parts, a parts map, instructions, glue and a small swatch of sandpaper.
Timberkits are suitable for ages from 7 upwards with designs of varying complexity and a wide range of themes to suit all interests and make excellent gifts for all occasions.
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