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The Copernican Orrery£49.00
A world premiere: the first ever fully functional cardboard orrery! It demonstrates the movements of Mercury, Venus, Earth and Moon around the Sun.
The Desktop Planetarium£45.00
Kit for a classical armillary sphere, the standard instrument for observer-centred astronomy for over 2000 years.
The Universal Sundial Ring£19.00
An extremely robust and beautiful precision instrument.
The Star Dome£5.00
The Solar Projector£29.00
This practical instrument projects the sun onto a view screen.
The Camera Obscura£27.00
The Newton Telescope£25.00
This is a kit for a fully functional Newton reflecting telescope with Dobsonian mounting.
The Historical Galileo Telescope£22.00
Kit for a telescope. 12x magnification.
The Galileo Telescope£7.99
Galileo is famous for being the first man to point a telescope at the night sky.
The Stirling Engine£27.00
Yes, with this cardboard kit you can actually build a working stirling engine
The Steam Engine£37.00
The Ferris Wheel£17.00
The Wimshurst Machine£45.00
The Magic Lantern£26.00
From the 17th century on magic lanterns made a huge impression on fair ground spectators.
Rugged, intricately printed cardboard kit with two unbreakable, highly polished stainless steel mirrors.
Build your own microscope with 40x magnification and dive into the world of the tiny and tiniest!
This reconstruction of a 500 year old stardial shows the time with the help of the North Star and the Big Dipper.
Literally translated a kaleidoscope is a "Ïbeautiful-shape-to-look-at".
The Pirate's Telescope£7.99
Very simple assembly for old salts and land lubbers alike.
The Small Galileo Telescope£7.99
Two lenses connected by a cardboard tube: it's that simple to build a telescope!
The Solar Telescope Education Kit£7.99
With this kit you can build a small telescope with 6x magnification.
The Solar Filter Education Kit£8.50
A proper sun filter, allows observations of sun-spots.
The classical instrument for measuring angles as used by sailors and discoverers.
The Magnetic Compass£17.00
The Digital Sundial£18.00
This sundial actually shows the time in digits which are projected onto a tilting readout field.
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