UGears Mechanical Models are self-propelled, mechanical wooden model assemble kits.
Celebrate the era of steam power with Ugears gorgeous model of a 19th century – UGEARS Steam Locomotive and Tender. Despite being powered by a rubber-band motor, it’s ingenious system of visibly functioning asynchronous pistons and valves connected to drive wheels through moving rods and linkages creates a beautiful working example of a steam engine’s operations.
The most popular model at our campaign, Steam Locomotive features real life details such: fully equipped engineer’s cab with retractable step ladder, art-deco boiler trim, and a Tender with functioning doors. A perfect gift for model train enthusiasts.Small touches like a fully detailed engineer’s cab with retractable step ladder, art-deco boiler trim, and open-up Tinder with coal doors complete this beautiful reminder of a bygone era.
Ugears locomotive is driven by rubber bands and a gear array instead of superheated steam, but otherwise its main mechanism looks and operates very much like that of a real steam engine.Complete Your Set: Railway Platform; Tram on Rails; UGM-11 Truck; UGM-11 Truck Additions Number of parts: 443 Estimated time for assembly: 10-12 hours
These designs are inspired by real-life mechanisms. The team believes that building these beautiful working models should be fun. They have dedicated their engineering know-how, meticulous product testing and quality control to a single goal: Ensuring that the models provide an engaging and rewarding experience for the whole family.