An exciting replica of an ingenious device used in castle sieges. Soft pellets should be used as missiles and pebbles for counterweights.
Making a Timberkit is a step into the whole world of Automata. ingenious moving models and scenes. It is an art form in which you can appreciate the magic of mechanical action and a fascinating education and hobby for children and adults of all ages.Assemble the wooden cams, push rods, levers cranks and understand the building blocks of our mechanical world. After you have made the model you can paint decorate or customize it in your own personal way.
Suitable for ages 9yrs and up but younger children could get involved with adult help.
Finished model dimensions: Width: 340mm, Height: 170mm, Depth: 125mm