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BALLOON HELICOPTER
For Helicopter Parents
Dirt-cheap fun for the kids--at home and at school. Attach the (3) 5-1/2" long plastic blades to the whistling nozzle, blow up the little balloon and watch the world's cheapest helicopter fly away. Paul says it demonstrates Newton's third law, but he says a lot things. Great for classroom demos. Paul not included.
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$3.50 PKG (4)
OLD WORLD KALEIDOSCOPE
Renaissance Kaleidoscope
Forget that the 6-3/4" long body is festooned with Latin phrases and old maps. The stones/beads/glass inside the tube would make designing windows in cathedrals a snap. And hey, that's good work if you can get it. A nice gift for Rosetta window fans, and a must for that special bishop in your life.
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$6.95 EACH
3-TIER LETTER TRAYS
In, Out & Don't Hold Your Breath
In black and translucent blue plastic , this 3-tier letter tray from Maped® has (3) positions for the middle tray so you can let stuff build up. Measures 15" x 11" x 8" tall. Keep the clutter off your desk; keep the clutter in these trays.
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$8.95 EACH
ELENCO® SNAP CIRCUITS LED KIT
Let Your Diodes Emit Light
Another Snap Circuits kit from Elenco®, and another chance to let the next generation have some fun while learning about electricity. The LED Fun Kit comes with white, red, blue and oscillating red/green/blue LEDs, plus a slide pot, SPST slide switch, load resistor, fiber-optic bundle, battery holder and a mounting plate. Has instructions for (11) projects and is compatible with all other Snap Circuit kits. You buy the (4) "AA" batteries and let the LED madness begin.
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$16.95 EACH
LAZER MAZE GAME
Bend It Like A Laser
A "Beam-Bending logic game," The Laser Maze™ is from the same madmen who created laser chess. You get a 25-position game-board with (5) target mirrors, (2) beam splitters, a double mirror and a cell blocker. Includes (60) challenge cards with puzzle solutions and a symbols key card, plus instructions. Fosters strategic thinking, problem-solving and logic. For ages 8 to adult--basically anyone who likes to watch beams bounce around trying to hit a target. Runs on (2) button-cell batteries, included.
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95082P1 LAZER MAZE GAME
$27.95 EACH
15-TOOTH STEEL GEARS
Little Gears, Big Possibilities
Move something along with these 15-tooth steel gears, measure 17/32" dia x 15/32" with 1/8" bores. The possibilities for these little guys are huge! (As long as they're tiny.)
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$2.95 PKG (4)
HELIX® DRAFTING SET
We Feel A Draft
This draftsman's tool set (let's make that draftperson's, OK?) is from Helix®, the king of drafting stuff. Includes a 2-1/4" thumbwheel compass, an 8-1/4" technical compass, 5-1/2" extension arm, pen clamp, (2) extra set-screw threads and heads and (2) spare leads, all in a snap-shut case. We spit on CAD.
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$12.50 EACH
BRINE SHRIMP AQUARIUM KIT
Raise Shrimp For Fun & No Profit
Brine shrimp are too small for shrimp cocktails, but you'll enjoy raising the little buggers just the same. (Some people used to call them sea apes, but how would you like that?) You get a kit with a 5" x 3-1/4" x 1-1/2" clear plastic aquarium with removable spacers, a pipet, magnifier, a half-gram of brine shrimp eggs (with a 1-day hatching period), a gram of food, (2) vials and a 62-page manual chock full of fun shrimp lore. Fully grown they're a translucent centimeter long, fun to watch, and could be fed to your fish if you haven't grown too attached to them. From Jr. Scientist™.
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$17.95 EACH
SURVIVAL CANDLE
Like A Candle In The Woods
You will survive with this Survival Candle, a 3-wick burner made of soy and palm wax in a 3-1/8" dia 2-3/8" tin can with a lid. Rated to last up to 36 hours.
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95105P1 SURVIVAL CANDLE
$3.50 EACH
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