Plastic engineering kit
The world of plastics unfolds before the eyes of the youngster experimenting with this Plastics Engineering set. He learns the different fabricating techniques by actually creating various types of plastic products. He makes such things as a small chess set by injection molding, a motor boat by foam casting, a Mercury Capsule by rotational casting, and a globe by blow molding. He is able to perform a wide range of experiments demonstrating properties and behavior of different kinds of plastics. $25. The Lionel Corp.
Famous inventor & invention replicas
Famous inventors will be discovered along with their inventions as a result of this series of kits. Each includes a handsome bronze-colored bust of the inventor and a brief history of his life, as well as an easy-to-assemble working replica of his famous invention and significant information concerning it. To cover a range of interests: Printing Press by Gutenberg, Electric Light by Edison, Steam Turbine by Hero, Telescope by Galileo, Telegraph by Morse, and Telephone by Bell. Each kit costs $9.95. The Lionel Corp.