Scientific Explorer Our Amazing Bridges is a fun and educational architecture kit that merges the science and art of building bridges. You've probably seen many different types of bridges including,highway overpasses, drawbridges, massive steel-girder railroad bridges and soaring suspension bridges. What are the advantages and disadvantages of each type? Why choose one over another? What is the science behind bridges and how does a delicate looking suspension bridge support so much moving weight? Our Amazing Bridges answers these questions and gives kids hands-on experience building their own. Includes a vacuum form landscape, Painting guide and photo reference, 6 A-gussets, 4 B-gussets, 4 C-gussets, 29 I-beams, Voussoir mold,scraper, plaster, sandpaper, paint, glue, paintbrush, suspension bridge roadbed, truss bridge roadbed, 2 suspension bridge towers, 8 suspension bridge supports, 2 anchorages, 2 tower bases, 2 adhesive squares, nylon thread, 3 wooden sticks and instruction guide/fun fact manual. Recommended for children 8 years of age and older.
Fun and educational architecture kit that brings out the science and art of creating bridges
Comes with everything you need to build (3) different bridge types (Arch, Truss and Suspension)
Teaches you the mechanics and physics behind bridge building
Provides step-by-step instructions to build your scale models, painting guide and info about all types of bridges and their history
Recommended for children 8-years of age and older