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Timber Kit - DIY Stephenson's Rocket

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Wheels that turn, crank operated pistons that move? What’s not to love about Timber Kits’ Stephenson’s Rocket. Create your own model of the engine that made significant advancements for railway history.

  • $99.00
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The engine that created wonderful advancements within English railway history is now within your grasp with Timber Kits' Stephenson’s Rocket. Observe the ingenious moving model – the wheels actually spin! Crank the operated pistons to move them and voila! Your model is now complete. These self-assembling kits uncover the science behind movement. By building your own mechanical model you will discover the science behind cams, levers, rods and so much more. Created from all natural wood, sourced from a sustainable forestry, this product is perfect for our DIY lovers out there. Each piece can be painted as well, ensuring you create your own customizable model.

This kit is recommended for the advanced builders who are searching for their next building challenge. The kit comes with everything you will need to construct the Stephenson's Rocket. Make sure you check out the other models within this collection available within our online store.

This kit includes:

  • Wooden components shaped and drilled 
  • Sandpaper 
  • PVA glue 
  • Wax candle to ease joints 
  • Comprehensive instructions

This product is recommended for children aged nine years and up. It is not suitable for children aged three and under due to small parts.

Finished model dimensions: 270 x 190 x 155mm

Packaging size: 273 x 177 x 91 mm

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