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The best Christmas and New Year gifts from UGears

Christmas is just around the corner and you are still searching for these perfect gifts for friends and family? UGears company has a few fresh ideas for you. Check out our selection of 3-d mechanical sets for children and grow-ups of all ages! The best for the kids If you are searching for a gift for your younger child, UGears coloring sets are the answer to your quest. Each set includes a number of 3 to 5-piece individual miniature models of animals, vehicles and various cute characters that assemble without the glue. Once assembled, these eco-friendly and safe models can be colored in by your child as an...

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Why should you choose UGears 3-d sets?

If you haven't experienced any of Ugears 3-d mechanical sets, you may be curious about what makes them so popular. Why these sets are liked by kids and adults of all ages? The answer to these questions, of course, lies upon the discovery of your first UGears mechanical model set. But, we won't keep you waiting until then and reveal some of the features that make these models the most sought-for mechanical 3-d puzzles around. We use only natural materials. All the elements in UGears 3-d mechanical sets are made with natural wood materials that were not treated with any chemicals. We use a...

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Take control of your time with UGears Date Navigator

UGears introduces the Date Navigator, a unique 3-d puzzle and a mechanical model. The Date Navigator will help you not only to keep up with current and future events but also to stay organized and plan ahead! Despite its compact size, this model is capable to display the dates for the calendar years of 2017 to 20144! The Navigator will help you plan events that will take place in the distant future without the need to use endless pages of paper calendars or any digital devices. How is this possible, you may ask? The Date Navigator’s details and specifications. At first, the Date Navigator may appear to...

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UGears Top 5 coolest 3-d sets.

Introducing UGears top 5 coolest 3-d puzzles! Traditionally made with natural wood materials, these sets feature exceptional design and self-motions, provided by the models’ complex internal mechanisms. Below is the list of these top 5 most popular models. In the 5th place is the Date Navigator. In the essence, Date Navigator is a 2017-2044 mechanical calendar. Despite its simplicity (it consists only of 24 pieces), this model is number 5 in our countdown of the top 5 coolest models. Thoroughly-designed and practical, the Date Navigator is great for everyday use. Model number 4, the Trimaran...

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New collection from UGears, the U-Fidget Happy New Gears.

The season of Christmas shopping took its official start and the New 2019 Year is almost here. In anticipation of upcoming festivities, UGears created its new collection of stress-relief toys,  the U-Fidget Happy New Gears. The Happy New Gears is a set of small size themed toys that can be used as both, stress-relief and keychain charms. Made with natural wood materials, they feature an impeccable design and are safe to use. The U-Fidget Happy New Gears details and specifications. The U-Gears Happy New Gears set includes the following toys: – A Christmas Ball Bauble – A clock, to count down the...

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How to assemble UGears 3-d models?

UGears company offers a large collection of various 3-d models sets. From the simple ones that consist of only a couple of dozens of pieces to the more complex models, counting over several hundreds of elements, all UGears 3-d puzzles are made with natural wood materials and are assembled without the use of any glue! How do the UGears 3-d puzzles parts connect? UGears toy engineers recommend 2 ways for the models’ assembly: - First, using toothpick-like parts included with each set. Because the diameter of the toothpicks is the same as the openings in parts, they allow perfect connection of one part to...

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Christmas spirit with UGears U-Fidget Gearsmas!

UGears introduces its new holiday collection of stress relief keychain charms, the U-Fidget Gearsmas! This set of small themed toys is made with natural wood materials and can be used not only as a neat addition to your keychain, but also as ornaments for your Christmas tree! Each of the toys in the set is designed in traditional for all UGears models style. Small enough to fit in a pocket or a purse, they can help alleviate stress and tension and to increase focus. What is special about U-Fidget Gearsmas set? UGears U-Fidget Gearsmas set includes the following toys: - A merry snowman wearing a hat - A...

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Gifts to make your chilly fall days warmer!

Fall is here with its short gloomy days and chilly long evenings. UGears offers to brighten up your fall days with gifts for yourself and your loved ones with its unique 3-d themed puzzles. Which UGears gifts are the perfect fit for the season? Exquisitely detailed, Ugears Mechanical Flower spreads warmth and love. With its delicately carved petals and a tiny figurine of a dancing ballerina hidden inside, this model sets a romantic atmosphere, ideal for a quiet fall evening. Spend time with your sweetheart working on building the Mechanical Flower and then, enjoy intriguing and delicate movements of a...

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460 Steam Locomotive and V-Express Steam Train!

We are dedicating this post to two of UGears wooden 3-d puzzles, the 460 Steam Locomotive and V-Express Steam Train. Both models are definetely beyond any praise, because not only they are intricate wooden train models, but also are fully functioning mechanisms powered up by tiny rubber-band motors hidden inside. What similar features do the V-Express Steam Train and 460 Steam Locomotive have? – Both are made with natural wood materials and are assembled without the use of glue. –  Both models are designed based on prototypes of real locomotive steam trains. –  Each model comes in a set with a...

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Mechanical Etui Box, a stylish office desk accessory.

Introducing the Mechanical Etui Box, an original and stylish accessory for your office or work desk from UGears. This 3-d puzzle consists of only 61 pieces and requires about 1-2 hours for a complete assembly. Made with natural wood materials, it is signature designed in the best traditions of Leonardo DaVinci creations. What is so unique about the Mechanical Etui Box? This model is built as an arched frame with an attached to the lower part small box with a lid and a hand lever, and 2 wheel gears on the top. How to put something inside this box or reveal its content? There are two ways you can accomplish...

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UGears Dynamometer to help keep you organized!

Are you experiencing difficult times managing your day, keeping track of chores and activities and transitions from one thing to another? UGears has a unique, yet original solution to your quest, the Dynamometer model. This 3-d wooden mechanical puzzle is just what you need to help you keep organized! What is so unique about UGears Dynamometer. This 3-d mechanical set is made with natural wood materials, consists of 48 pieces and is easily assembled in about 1-2 hours. When finished, it becomes a static frame with wheel gears system. On the face of the static frame is a peculiar dial with rotating images of 8...

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Looking for a weekend project? UGears company has a perfect solution!

Are you in search for a project to keep the whole family busy on a weekend? Especially during the cool and rainy fall season when the weather is not permitting to enjoy outdoors? UGears company has a solution! Ugears 3-d wooden mechanical puzzles are continuously gaining popularity worldwide! Ideal to work on with friends and family, these puzzles also carry out an educational function. Assembly process not only contributes to small muscle, abstract thinking and creativity development, but it also brings families together! What is so unique about UGears 3-d puzzles? UGears 3-d mechanical puzzles feature a...

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Halloween decor and gift ideas from UGears.

"Trick or treat?" UGears company introduces original solutions for Halloween spooky gifts and candy giveaways with its 3-d wooden mechanical puzzles! A number of UGears sets and models are ideal for Halloween fun such as, scary innocent pranks, innocuous horror stories, and startling surprises. Box with surprise! Take UGears Treasure Box, for example. This artsy relative of the all-time classic, "jack-in-the-box" is a stylish mechanical box with moving elements and intricate details. Fill the Treasure Box with bite-size chocolates and sweets, and you have a sophisticated candy-giveaway surprise...

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UGears Combine Harvester – experience the true life on a farm!

Experience fall in the countryside with fresh crisp air, changing trees foliage, crops picking and UGears Combine Harvester! This unique 3-d puzzle, a realistic model of an agricultural machinery, consists of 154 pieces and is made with natural wood materials.  Put the pieces together according to the enclosed instructions, and you'll get a miniature replica of a real life combine harvester, that can become a neat addition for your zen garden or a unique display for your work desk or home office. UGears Combine Harvester details and specifications. Let's take a closer look at the Combine Harvester. -...

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U-Fidget Tribiks Vehicles – stress-relief toys for the fans of automobiles!

Introducing a UGears new series, the U-Fidget Tribiks Vehicles! U-Fidget Tribiks Vehicles is a set of original stress-relief toys and keychain charms all in one! Made with natural wood materials, the set features miniature models of a tractor, tractor-trailer, tram, and a race car. Each of the vehicles in the set consists only of 18 pieces, which makes the assembly an easy process. U-Fidget Tribiks Vehicles set special features. Each of the models in this set features the following:  - - All are made with natural wood materials and special pleasant to touch, quality finish - A small loop for hooking...

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UGears Mechanical Town series – build your own mini-town!

Have you ever dreamed of building your own town? UGears company can make your dream come true with its new Mechanical Town series. The series is a combination of the number of complex 3-d puzzle sets that are interconnected and can be assembled into the entire mechanical mini habitat! Featuring traditionally recognizable for UGears models design, these sets contain self-propelled elements and produce real motion!  Behind the motion are the tiny rubber-band mechanisms that work based on the principles of engineering mechanics. Just imagine how your newly-build community comes to life when all of the sets start...

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Coloring 3-D puzzles for your kids’ creativity development.

UGears introduces its collections of 3-d miniature coloring puzzles. These small building sets consist of only a few pieces each and are ideal for little engineers to work on under a little adult's supervision. Despite their simplicity, the puzzles are designed to contribute to the development of children’s’ small muscles and logical thinking and also teach them the basic laws of mechanics. But the most exciting feature of these puzzles is that they can be colored in any color your kids choose! What Coloring sets collections are featured in UGears catalog? Below are some of UGears coloring models...

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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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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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