Construct five different awesome flying gliders with ultralight plastic and bamboo parts.
Fully detailed instruction booklet shows how to build different types of planes with various wing configurations, including the Biplane, Triplane & Tandem Wing. Learn how wings provide lift and how planes stay up in the air. You can try all sorts of different wing positions and angles to see how it affects the flight and lift, even designing your own plane. Uplifting!
Eight year olds like more challenging construction sets, and are starting to get seriously interested in science. Anything involving potential explosions or high speed makes a good present. They can also start doing cleverer magic and love doing tricks. And anything they can throw or shoot at someone else is also very popular.