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New U-Fidget-Tribiks – Creations

UGears introduces its new model, the U-Fidget-Tribiks Creations! The Tribiks is a set of small pocket-sized models that are two-in-one, anti-stress toys and keychain charms. Each of the items in this set consists of only a few pieces and doesn't take long to assemble. Made with natural high-grade wooden materials, they are pleasant to the touch and make just the right fit in the palm of a hand. What is included in the U-Fidget-Tribiks Creations? This set consists of 4 mini-models: - A commercial-grade video camera, - A book with ornamented engravings - A 6-string guitar - And a mini replica of...

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UGears Royal Carriage – treat yourself like royalty!

The Royal Carriage, UGears new 3-d puzzle model of a regal coach pulled by four beautiful horses. This set is made with natural wood materials, consists of 290 pieces and requires no glue or any additional material to assemble. Like many other UGears models, the Royal Carriage is powered up by an internal rubber-band mechanism. What is special and unique about UGears Royal Carriage? Let's take a closer look at this model. - The Carriage is pulled by four horses, that are lead by two coachmen riding the two front horses, while two footmen take their places in the back, right on top of the luggage...

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UGears Windmill Tower – subdue the wind power!

UGears Tower Windmill, UGears new 3-d puzzle made with natural wood materials. Designed on a prototype of a classic windmill, this model features a mechanical torque transmission and cotton threads for extra support of windmill blades. The Tower Windmill consists of 585 pieces and requires about 10-16 hours for an assembly. Complex, yet entertaining this set is ideal to work on and play with friends and family. UGears Windmill product details and specifications. This mechanical model is powered up by a removable rubber-band mechanism. To set the Windmill in motion, rotate the spiral outer frame of the...

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Horse Mechanoid, UGears gracious quadruped!

UGears introduces another model in this season’s collection, the Horse Mechanoid 3-d puzzle! This model consists of 410 pieces and, despite the lengthy, almost 15-hour assembly process is a real delight to build and play with. UGears Horse Mechanoid is a complex self-propelled mechanism of a mechanical walking horse with a luxuriously free-flowing mane and tail. Designed on a prototype of a real horse, the Mechanoid features exterior body proportions, posture, and graciousness of this majestic quadruped. But, the most astonishing feature of the Mechanoid yet, its ability to move on its own! Ugears Horse...

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V-Express Steam Train with Tender – experience the power!

UGears company introduces its new model, the V-Express Steam Train with Tender 3-d puzzle. The design of this model is based on the real prototype of the 19th-century express steam locomotive capable to develop an incredible for that time period, speed. The V-Express Train set includes a model of a locomotive and a tender and consists of a total of 538 pieces. It could take up to 16 hours to assemble, however, we guarantee that the result will exceed all of your expectations! What is so unique about UGears V-Express Steam Engine? This model consists of 2 separate modules, a locomotive, and a tender....

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UGears Aviator – make your dreams of flying come true!

If you dream of flying, a fan of aeronautics or employed in the aircraft industry, UGears Aviator 3-d puzzle is something you definitely will appreciate and enjoy. UGears Aviator is a complex self-assembly kit made with high-quality natural wood materials. It consists of 726 pieces and takes about 16 hours to build. Traditionally for all UGears models, it is assembled without the use of glue or any additional tools and materials. What is included in this set? UGears Aviator is a three-in-one model that features the following elements: the Flight Control Tower, the Helicopter, and the Airplane. The...

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UGears Trimaran Merihobus – get into the maritime spirit!

UGears company continues to deliver joyous moments to the 3-d puzzles and wooden models enthusiasts all over the world. Introducing UGears newest 3-d puzzle, Trimaran Merihobus, the most exciting model of a sailing yacht to date! UGears Trimaran Merihobus consists of 237 pieces and requires anywhere from 9 to 16 hours for assembly. Just like all UGears 3-d puzzles, the Trimaran is made with high-grade natural wood materials and assembles on the principles of jigsaw puzzles, without the use of any glue. This new model's unique "skeleton"-like design provides an excellent view of the work of its internal...

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New 3-d puzzles are available for pre-orders now

At UGears we strive to continuously surprise our customers. Today, we are introducing five new 3-d puzzles, available for pre-orders now. All five models are made with high-grade natural wood materials, feature real motion provided by rubber-band mechanisms and assemble without the use of glue or any other tools or materials. Let's take a closer look at each of the models. The Aviator - reach out for the sky! This exciting model consists of three modules: the Flight Control Tower, the Helicopter, and the Airplane. The Control Tower is used to launch and navigate aircrafts, sets them into roll and pitch...

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U-Fidget Aircrafts – the anti-stress keychain charms

If you are in the aircraft industry, dream of flying or simply a fan of aeronautics, you will probably be delighted with these unique themed accessories, the new UGears U-Fidget Aircrafts! U-Fidget Aircrafts is a set of four miniature flying machines that are also 3-d puzzles. Made with high-grade natural wood materials and consisting of only 10 pieces each, these models take only minutes for assembly and require no glue or additional tools. What is included in the set? UGears U-Fidget Aircrafts is a set of 4 individual miniature models: the Hydroplane, the Helicopter, the Airship and the Airplane....

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Fun mechanics from UGears Pneumatic Engine

In the history of human progress mechanics always played an integral part, starting from the very early on. Whether they were used for practical benefits or as spectacular enjoyment, various mechanism amazed, attracted and fascinated people's minds. A good example of such mechanics is UGears Pneumatic Engine. This model is a prototype of a well-known steam engine invented and developed in England at the beginning of the 19th century.  Powered by a steam pressure-moved massive pistons and a rotating shaft, these mechanisms became widely popular and were used for many practical purposes. UGears Pneumatic...

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UGears Timer – the time is in your hands!

Can you imagine that you have a special power to control the time? The time that flies and cannot be turned back? UGears company can help you feel like the master of the time with its unique 3-d puzzle, the Timer. This intricate mechanical model is made with natural wood materials and contains 107 pieces. Complex and entertaining, the Timer consists of the frame, several gears of various sizes and a beautiful pendulum. The assembly of this puzzle takes 4 to 8 hours and makes the perfect activity to involve the entire family and friends in. How does the UGears Timer work? UGears Timer is designed to set the...

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UGears desktop accessory ideas!

Many aspects of your work environment can impact your productivity and influence your mood, including accessory ideas. Take your desk, for example. Having the eye-pleasing functional desktop accessories may contribute to increased productivity and put you into the creative mode. UGears company offers a number of unique sets and items, perfect to be your desk accessories. UGears 3-d puzzles make an ideal desktop decor and are quite useful as everyday office accessories. What models of 3-d puzzles are suitable for desktop decoration? We suggest the following 3-d models for your workplace. UGears Safe is...

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UGears models are the Winners of a 2018 Family Choice Award!

UGears company is proud to announce its next accomplishment! Our Hurdy-Gurdy and U-9 Grand Prix Car 3-d mechanical puzzles won a 2018 Family Choice Award - congratulations to the winners! For over 20 years the Family Choice Awards recognizes the best products and services for kids and families. This awards program is one of the most coveted, family-friendly consumer awards programs in the nation. The winners of the award are assured to be recognized by consumers nationwide as the most trustful source. This dictates the high standards and meticulous judgment criteria for the Award contestants. Nonetheless, two...

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UGEARS U-FIDGETS-TRIBIKS SHIPS

Are you fascinated with marine life and love everything about it? UGears has a few neat items to feed into your passion. Introducing UGears U-Fidget Tribiks Ships. This set of 3-d models is made with high-grade natural wood materials and consists of only 10 pieces each. The assembly of the models does not require the use of glue or any tools. The special feature of these models is their compact size. Small enough for keychain charms or backpack zipper pools, the Tribiks were also intended as stress-relief toys. The small moving mechanism built into each model works as a perfect fidget element, helping to ease...

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How does UGEARS TRACTOR AND TRAILER model work?

UGEARS introduces one of its vehicle mechanical model sets, the TRACTOR AND TRAILER. This perfect farming duo, the TRACTOR AND TRAILER, like all UGEARS models, produces real motion without the use of electricity or batteries. How is this possible? The set consists of 165 pieces, 97 of which belong to the Tractor. It is the Tractor, that provides a moving force and spikes the most interest. Nonetheless, the Trailer deserves just as much attention, and this is why. UGEARS TRAILER’S features description The Trailer consists of 68 pieces and requires 1 to 3 hours to be fully assembled. The Trailer itself...

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Build an entire town with UGEARS mechanical models

Each model in UGEARS collection is a fascinating item by itself. The assembly process, models' resemblance to their real-life prototypes, their ability to produce motion without the use of electricity or any batteries, outstanding quality, and intricate design - all these make UGEARS models unique and one of a kind. With UGEARS 3-d models you have a unique opportunity to create a village or a small town. Each model, while functioning perfectly as a separate unit, can be assembled into the community and play an essential role as a part of the wooden mechanical habitat. So, which models can become fundamental...

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UGEARS TRIBIKS for stress relief and increasing concentration

Our modern world fast-paced dynamics can sometimes be overwhelming and cause a great amount of stress. Keeping up with daily routine and staying on top of important tasks may become problematic and challenging. UGEARS offers a simple solution that can help ease the stress and relieve an anxiety of everyday life. Introducing our U-Fidget Tribiks collection. These 3-d puzzles, consisting of 10 pieces each, are made with natural high-grade wooden materials and feature real moving mechanical components. Each collection offers a variety of characters, from a playful kitten or a simple handbell to mini-tractor and...

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How Additions makes playing with UGEARS Trucks more exciting?

Many of you have already met the new UGEARS edition of this spring, UMG-11 Truck. This realistically looking model is an exact replica of a 1920-s vintage truck on a flexible suspension. Like all of UGEARS 3-d puzzles, the UMG-11 is a self-propelled model that produces real motion. Powered by a set four-cylinder rubber band motor with moving pistons and a real shifting transmission, the UMG-11 runs forward and backwards, and is capable to go up and down an arched bridge. The raw, open exterior of the UMG-11 was deliberately designed to enhance the resemblance to the iconic 1920's vintage trucks. But, this is...

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UGEARS Wolf-01 mechanical handgun

As children, we all enjoyed playing games with elements of competition. Was it a fantasy warfare play, a spy or cowboy, and Indians games, every one of us could recall the experience of playing them at least once in our childhood. As we enter adult lives, the spirit of competition transitions into more grown-up activities, however, we all experience the inner child evoking in us time after time. Today, UGEARS offers its new revolutionary wooden toy handgun model - the Wolf-01. The Wolf-01 is a full size, authentic reproduction of a classic pistol that features traditional UGEARS style and quality of...

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UGEARS Flexi-Cubus – a great stress reliever!

Our modern world with its demanding dynamics can sometimes be stressful and overwhelming. That is why it's important to find time and ways to unwind after a busy day and effectively relieve tension. Stress relief through manipulation of small objects, such as stress balls, spinners, and other fidget trinkets, produce immediate results, has no side effects, is budget-friendly and requires no visits to a family doctor. Here, UGEARS offers its own solution to effective stress and tension relive - the Flexi-Cubus. What's special about the Flexi-Cubus? The Flexi-Cubus is a 3-d puzzle that...

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New Heavy Boy Truck VM-03 Trailer

UGEARS introduces one of the newest in its summer collection, the Heavy Boy Truck VM-03 Trailer! This model is a must-have addition to UGEARS Heavy Boy Truck (also available on UGEARS website). This full-size semi long-hauler is a work of art, with carved rear gate and the realistic design features. The Truck Trailer model consists of 138 pieces and is assembled without the use of any glue. When assembled, it strikes the imagination with its resemblance to the real-life tractor trailers. Details such as front and rear wheel axles, landing gear and rear gate with a latch, make UGEARS Heavy Tuck VM-03...

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UGEARS new item – Heavy Boy Truck VM-03

UGEARS introduces another mind-blowing addition to its summer collection - Heavy Boy Truck VM-03. This 541-piece mechanical model is a mini replica of American classic tractor trailers, that impresses with a striking resemblance to its real-life prototype. Like all of UGEARS vehicle model, the Heavy Boy is made with high-quality natural wood materials. However, the design of Heavy Boy Truck is nothing less than its steel-made original's. From the headlights, wheel fenders, exhausts, and a coupler, to the cabin with the sleeper, - all these details are exact of the real tractor trailer. Some other exciting...

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Classic Roadster, UGEARS newest mechanical model!

UGEARS introduces a new addition to its classic vehicle collection, the Roadster. This classic model is created in the best practices of UGEARS self-propelled wooden mechanical models. Designed and executed to match its real-life prototype, UGEARS Roadster is perfect for speed and the open road. Furthermore, this is not just your typical vintage car model, that proudly takes its place among other collectibles on a shelf. UGEARS Roadster is a fully functioning model that features realistically moving parts set in motion by a combination of wooden and rubber band mechanisms. Check under the hood and you discover,...

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Ugears 3-D puzzles at Disney stores!

Ugears company is happy to announce that Ugears mechanical model kits are coming to sale at Disney stores beginning November 2018. Ugears have finalized signing the retail contract agreement with Disney for the newest Ugears models to be sold at Disney stores. These models were designed and developed in collaboration with the team representing this well-known media tycoon. The production of four out of five mentioned models have been already approved and the manufacturing process has begun. But the most exciting news yet is that Ugears 3-D mechanical model kits will be produced under two logos - Ugears and...

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Safe Vault model – how to set your personal code

UGears Safe is a unique keepsake/jewelry box that is not only a pretty accessory fitting nicely in any room decor but a fully functional miniature safe box! Each of UGears Safe models comes with a preset factory standard lock code combination. However, you can change this combination and set your own code. This is how to do it. First, pick up your Safe and take a closer look at it. Find three large pucks with two pins inserted in each puck. It is important to locate the pucks with pins because they are the key instruments in setting the code. You will need to shift these pins in the order to set your own...

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The “Bike VM-02” is available for pre-orders

  Ugears introduces new summer special edition - The “Bike VM-02” wooden assembly kit. This realistic-looking model, crafted in the best traditions of Harley Davidson motorcycles, is made with high grade, natural plywood and consists of 189 pieces. The Bike is one of Ugears less complex models, with a suggested assembly time of 3 to 5 hours. The Bike will exceed your expectations, because it not just a simple static model. Like all of Ugears mechanical models, the Bike produces real motion! Simply crank up the key to activate the rubber band motor and watch your “Bike VM-02” take on the open...

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Create a Wild West atmosphere with UGEARS Stagecoach

UGEARS presents one of the newest items from its latest collection of environmentally friendly, made with natural wood, mechanical models - The Stagecoach! Crafted in the best practices of 18-19th century Wild West carriages, the Stagecoach is made up of 240 parts and looks exactly like its historic prototype. The resemblance is achieved with carriage engineering design and authentic details, such as large wheels, opening doors, two luggage compartments on the roof with an additional one on the back. The compartments are fully functional! They open and close and can hold small items such as, candy for kids,...

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UGears Steam Locomotive is a Tillywig Award 2018 winner!

UGears company is proud to announce the next achievement: our mechanical model Locomotive was nominated to and won the first prize as the best leisure entertainment toy at Tillywig Award 2018 competition! The contest was organized and held by Tillywig company where the participants were evaluated in the following criteria: clarity and simplicity of initial use, replay value of reuse, quality and performance, socialization value, fun factor, creativity, impact on thought processes and motor skills development. UGears Locomotive outran its competitors in all the criteria and took a much-deserved first place...

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UGears Kickstarter – 11 absolutely new models

UGears is proud to announce a development of new line of mechanical models: The Horse-Mechanoid, the Archballista-Tower, the Tower Windmill, the Stagecoach, the V-Express Steam Train with Tender, the Secret model, the Roadster, the Aviator, the Bike, the Heavy Boy Long-Hauler with the Trailer, and the Flexi-Cubus. These models are expected to be available for purchase to our customers in the nearest future and you can help expedite the process! Support our project to receive an exclusive opportunity to be the first proud owner of our newest models and enjoy the assembly of these breathtaking real-life...

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A Science teacher uses Ugears mechanical models as supplemental learning material for teaching mechanics at one of Palm Beach, FL’s high schools.

A Science teacher at one of Palm Beach, FL’s high schools offered his students some real hands-on experience in mechanics using Ugears mechanical models in his class. As the teacher stated, assembling these models not only kept students interested and engaged, but also became experiential scientific learning material that helped students to understand the depths of principles of mechanics. Students were offered to work in groups on the assembling of a few different Ugears mechanical models. From the very beginning, the process fully engaged and drew students together and taught them essential skills...

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Explore your engineering talents and discover an exciting world of mechanics with Ugears Locomotive

Escape from daily grind and spend quality time with family, friends, or simply by oneself working on assembly of «Locomotive with Tender» by Ugears. This mechanical model is a unique and complex433-piece assembly kit is a perfect choice for the occasion. Locomotive with Tender features a sophisticated design and impresses by an intricate self-moving motor that does not require batteries or electricity…but how?! The secret lies within Locomotive internal controls: a system of intermediate transfer sprockets and rubber-band control unit that produces movement. The model can be assembles singlehandedly...

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How can you keep your child occupied on weekends?

Children grow fast, right before our eyes. They change constantly and with these changes come new interests. At times, it may seem challenging to keep up with your child’s rapid development and find an activity that would spark his interest, motivating him to spend weekends with the family. Here, at Ugears company, we have a perfect solution! Let us introduce a mechanical assembly model, “Robot Factory”. Made with natural wood, it consists of 598 parts and is assembled without glue, and you can buy “Robot Factory” here. The featured mechanical model is appealing for any child and may become an ideal...

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Get into the spring spirit with exquisite mechanical models by Ugears

Spring is in the air and everything around becomes brighter. Love is in the air, and the best way to start expressing your feelings is, of course, with a gift. Get into the spring spirit with mechanical models by Ugears. Made with natural wood materials, these sets are ready to be assembled into fine mechanical masterpieces. By giving a Ugears mechanical model, not only are you giving an excellent gift, but also, a reason to spend time together with your loved ones. For example, a Ugears mechanical flower, that you can buy here. This model is a self-moving flower, with a delicate ballerina figurine inside. It...

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Coloring sets for creativity development through play

Building a solid foundation for creativity plays an essential role in child development. It promotes critical thinking abilities, feeds into recognizing self-worth and teaches decision-making skills. With Ugears Build and Color models not only you’ll be able to accomplish these tasks, you also provide your child with an opportunity to spend quality time together with their parents. Unique Build and Color sets by Ugears: Team Ugears introduces a large selection of Build and Color sets for children (buy here). Each model is made with natural organic wood. The sets are safe for kids to play! The...

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Valentine’s Day gifts for Him and for Her!

You never need to wait for a special occasion to give a gift for you loved one. However, Valentine's Day is the time when choosing gifts can become stressful. How to find the right piece that will blow Her mind and make this year Valentine's memories last a life time? UGEARS team has a solution for you! Our unique mechanical sets are just what you’ve been looking for! UGEARS assemble models are not just elegant and unique, they are true masterpieces. With an exquisite designs and delicate and romantic appearance not only they are a perfect statement of your true feelings, but also something that’ll bring you...

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The world’s first mechanical musical model

UGEARS Goes live on Kickstarter on Tuesday, June, 27 at 7 am, New York time   https://youtu.be/bQGgFKdjV_U UGEARS Hurdy-Gurdy: unique mechanical musical model. Engineered for self-assembly and play. Just build with your own hands and feel yourself like Stradivari and a popular Hurdy-Gurdy star. About Hurdy-Gurdy: History The hurdy-gurdy is a string instrument that produces a sound resembling one of a bagpipe by a hand-turned wheel rubbing against the strings working similarly to a violin and a fiddle bow. The history of this instrument started in the 15th century. One of the earliest...

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Ugears is happy to present the first model from the new Mechanical Town Series- Tram Line

  UGEARS is glad to inform you that on May, 15, 2017 we are launching Tram Line, the first mechanical model from the new Mechanical Town Series. Tram Line model consists of 14 parts and come in a convenient scale for building and playing with. First of all, the new model has gaming component and we think it's great for hobby & collection. Each part has a unique design and interesting engineering. Another innovation - UGEARS’ Tram Line model doesn’t need glue or special tools or even toothpicks to connect parts, as a result -you can put all together easier then...

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Discover a whole new world of 3-D puzzles with UGEARS!

We are the place where good old mechanics meet puzzles, creating the most mesmerizing products - UGEARS's self-propelled mechanical wooden toy vehicles kits! Established in 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine by its founders, Denis and Gennady, UGEARS offers a unique journey into a magic world of tiny moving mechanisms. It all started with Denis's  childhood fascination of the genuine sophistication of real-life mechanics that brought him an idea of creating a tiny real-life vehicle model.  It took him almost two years of trial and error experiments, with various materials, before his first-born model was created....

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UGEARS on INDIEGOGO

Campaign link: https://igg.me/at/ugears On Indiegogo we present the newest UGEAR Truck Series with 3 Additions - Tanker, Rescue Ladder, Trailer Shassis and Mechanical Flower - a new generation of our mechanical models with more technical elements and details that make it even more exciting. The UGM-11 Truck is equipped with a four-cylinder rubber band engine. Start the engine in 'idle mode' and look at four pistons which move realistically under the folding hood. Open the cabin door and observe the fully functioning steering wheel connected via a steering column to the suspension bracket of front...

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The history of wooden gears

The history of wooden gears The physics of computer games is based on our own perception of reality. It might feel as if the pull in the trebuchet’s slack is perfect, the angle is set correctly for you to make your shot, while all your nger actually senses is a smooth touchscreen. By presenting the UGEARS mechanical models project on Kickstarter two Ukrainians decided to freshen upour memories about actual real-life mechanics. Their mechanical assembly models allow you to feel everycog, experience the work of energy that is not coming from an electrical cord. Working with these mechanisms brings up...

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