The Metal Earth models are amazingly detailed etched models that are fun and satisfying to assemble. Each model starts out as 4 inch square metal sheets and you simply pop out the pieces using wire cutters and follow the included directions to assemble your model. The Himeji Castle is also known as the White Heron Castle because of the way that its soaring white stucco walls resemble a graceful heron taking flight. The original fortress was built in 1346 and the castle in its current form was completed 1610. The castle is full of defensive features however it has never been attacked in its 400 year history. In 1993 it was designated a World Heritage Site. The model is 2.8x2.7x2.35 inches when built. Difficulty level: Challenging. No glue or solder needed.
Sideshow Collectibles is proud to present the RG RX-78-2 Gundam Model Kit from Bandai. As part of the 30th anniversary of GunPla (Gundam Plastic Models), Bandai introduced a new product line that combined the highly detailed and articulated features of the Perfect Grade and Master Grade lines with the scale and price of its standard 1/144 line. The fruit of this labor is the Real Grade line, a new product line aimed at those looking for the best of of Bandai's Gundam model kit lines. The first in this new series was the RX-78-2 Gundam, from the first TV series 'Mobile Suit Gundam.' Featuring an internal skeleton previously found only on higher end models, this 'Advanced MS Joint' allows unprecedented posability at this scale and unrivaled mechanical detail. This version of the RX-78-2 was based on the 1/1 Gundam statue constructed in Japan and features a large sheet of markings to replicate the 'real' thing.This item is a model kit. Assembly required.
Ghostbusters is a classic American film full of spooky humor from beginning to end. The Ecto-1 returns to help the 'Busters save the day once again. Loaded with all of the gear necessary to take down any nasty poltergeist that gets in their way. The kit features a detailed equipment rack and decals to decorate the car as the Ecto-1 or the Ecto-1A.
Tamiya ventured into the modeling business in 1948, with a scale wooden ship model kit. Since then, Tamiya has been striving to offer merchandise that can truly be called "First in Quality Around the World." Now Tamiya is offering more than 300 different products, both in the fields of precision static models and high performance radio control vehicles. These products are not only sold in Japan but also exported in vast quantities to the United States, Europe, South East Asia, and to many other parts of the world. The standard of excellence achieved by Tamiya is regarded as among the very finest in the world of model hobbies.
USS Arizona. US Navy Pennsylvania class battleship BB-39 most remembered for her tragic loss at Pearl Harbor. Venerable box scale kit features detailed full hull, decks and superstructure plus display stand. Also includes printed flag sheet and decals for hull markings.
For over 100 years Meccano has allowed you to explore real engineering, using real tools. Now, experience Meccanoâ€™s new innovation in robotics with its latest offering, the Meccanoid G15 Personal Robot. When you build a Meccanoid G15 Personal Robot, youâ€™re building a friend. Itâ€™s easy to assemble, just use the real tools included. When youâ€™re all done building Meccanoidâ€™s frame and have plugged in the batteries, it will use its Meccabrain to guide you through connecting its motors. As with any Meccano product, you can take the pieces apart and re-create. Rebuild Meccanoid as a dinosaur, or anything else you can dream up. With your imagination and 600 parts to play with, the possibilities are endless! Programming your Meccanoid G15 is easy and intuitive, no special skills required! Thanks to Meccanoidâ€™s Learned Intelligent Movement (LIM) technology, you can simply move its arms or speak to it and Meccanoid records what youâ€™re doing and repeats it back to you! With 6 motors to control its arms and feet and head, Meccanoid G15 can show off some slick moves as his large LED eyes light up with over 500 color options! Meccanoidâ€™s powerful, built-in Meccabrain is the key to its programming. It contains 64 megabits of flash memory allowing it to learn movements and record sounds that play back. For interactive fun use the Motion Capture feature on the Meccanoid app free for your smart device. Place your smart device into Meccanoid, activate the Motion Capture feature and marvel as Meccanoid mirrors your every action! Or swipe the on-screen Ragdoll avatar to make Meccanoid twist, turn or move any way you want! Meccanoid G15 is your wisecracking best friend with voice recognition and an intelligence shaped by you! It tells jokes, plays games and has over 1000 pre-programmed phrases, comments and witty comebacks. With a friend like the Meccano Meccanoid G15 Personal Robot, thereâ€™s no limit to the fun you can have!
Brand: littleBits Electronics
Getting started inventing with electronics has never been easier. The Base Kit is the perfect way to unleash creativity in kids and younger makers, empowering them to create inventions of every shape and size, with no prior electronics experience. Your kids (and you!) can learn the basics of electronics, explore STEAM/STEM principles, form the foundations of critical thinking, or just have fun with blinking, buzzing creations. Bits snap together with magnets, so itâ€™s impossible to make a mistake. The Base Kit comes 10 Bits and a step-by-step guidebook to get you started with 8 easy-to-make inventions, with hundreds more possibilities online. You can control a car with the DC motor and light sensor, or scare your friends with a hidden button and a buzzer. Itâ€™s the perfect way to get little inventors building, with no soldering, wiring or programming required. Empowering Invention & Innovation Create tomorrowâ€™s innovators and idea-makers with littleBits electronic building blocks. These easy-to-use Bits make creative discovery and invention a snap for next-generation thinkers, designers, and tinkerers of all ages and genders. No programming, soldering or wiring required. Build Creative Confidence Evolve the way you think by developing design and critical thinking skills through the littleBits cycle of invention (create > play > remix > share). Whether you build from instructions or your imaginzation, start creating something, use it, improve it, experiment. Then inspire others by showing the world what you've created. Project: Art Bot Project: Rocket Mobile Project: Taylor Swift's Tattoo Gun Invent Anything About the Startup Describe your product in 3 words. Simple. Playful. Powerful. How did you come up with the idea for this product? I am inspired by the other building blocks of our time: the concrete block, th...
1-2500 Scale. Small Kits, Big Detail! When the sky isnt the limit, these mini kits allow you to display various in-scale versions of the Enterprise on one shelf! This 1/2500th-scale Cadet Series kit includes the original series Enterprise, as well as the Enterprise Refit from the Motion Picture and the Enterprise-B from Star Trek Generations. The kit features aztec/marking decals and easy snap assembly with option to glue.Aztec Decals included. Skill level 1.
Entertainment Earth Exclusive! The toy you always wanted is finally here. Based on the 1989 Back to the Future II movie, this is the best toy DeLorean money can buy. Not only does it feature classic DMC engineering (like the gull-wing doors) and Doc Brown's own special modifications, but our version of the DeLorean automobile also has the 2015 hover conversion kit. That's right, our exclusive vehicle has wheels that pop out for "flight mode"! The wheels spin, the doors open, and its plastic construction feels just like the toy you always wished you had. Don't miss your chance at owning one of America's finest motorcars ... with a special futuristic, time-traveling twist! It's a limited edition. 13-inch long vehicle that's compatible with many 3 3/4-inch scale action figures* (not included). Sound effects include: First time travel, Car trouble, Revving up and winding down, Opening door, Rev up and peel out, Engine start-up, Return from time travel, Return from time travel to a screeching halt, Time circuit engaged, Hover landing!