Da Vinci Catapult Wooden Kit
Da Vinci Catapult Wooden Kit
Catapults were first invented in Ancient Greek and Roman times, however our common idea of them is based on drawings we have from the Medieval Ages. Leonardo redesigned the catapult around 1485 and used the spring like energy stored in bent wood to give power to the swing arm. Based on genuine Leonardo Da Vinci designs. Pre-cut pieces and everything needed to make an amazing working model. Easy-to-make. Sustainably...
£24.50 inc VAT
Da Vinci Trebuchet Wooden Kit
Da Vinci Trebuchet Wooden Kit
While Trebuchets were common siege engines in Medieval Times, Leonardo's take on the most powerful weapon of the time was unique - his design used one main mast, different from all others before. Based on his drawing from the Codex Atlanticus, da Vinci's trebuchet was a design likely made for the Duke of Milan in about 1482, to impress the Duke of his skills as a military engineer. While...
£29.50 inc VAT

Da Vinci BicycleDa Vinci Bicycle
Da Vinci Bicycle
The Leonardo Bicycle has an interesting and controversial history. The design itself would have been incredibly groundbreaking for the time, no inventor/engineer during that era had even considered a personal vehicle – of any kind (well, maybe a horse). A bicycle design was not seen until the 1800’s – over 300 years later! It is widely accepted that the image was not drawn by Leonardo,...
£16.50 inc VAT
Da Vinci Helicopter Wooden Kit
Da Vinci Helicopter Wooden Kit
One of Leonardo's most iconic images, the Aerial Screw (also known as the Helicopter) illustrates the ingenuity of da Vinci, and indicates his obsession with flying. While this idea may never have got off the ground, for some basic technical reasons, it gave us an insight into the different ways in which Leonardo considered the challenge of human powered flying, and defines him as an inventor...
£24.50 inc VAT

Da Vinci Ornithopter Wooden Kit
Da Vinci Ornithopter Wooden Kit
Flying has always been a dream of humans, and Leonardo's fascination with birds and flight was evident in his studies of birds and different human powered flying machines. Leonardo's Ornithopter design has captured the imagination of people for generations, and we have combined his cool flying machine with one of his bevel gear designs to make a neat model with flapping wings and a pilot...
£34.00 inc VAT
Da Vinci Bridge Wooden Kit
Da Vinci Bridge Wooden Kit
The unique structure of this bridge holds itself together without any fasteners or connectors. The parts are notched for easy assembly, just slip the notches together and build this sturdy bridge in a matter of minutes. Take it down and build it again and again. Based on genuine Leonardo Da Vinci designs. Pre-cut pieces and everything needed to make an amazing working model. Easy-to-make. Sustainably...
£14.75 inc VAT