Rubber Band Engineer: All-ballistic Pocket Edition: From A Slingshot Rifle To A Mousetrap Catapult, Build 10 Guerrilla Gadgets From Household Hardware

byLance Akiyama

Paper over Board | February 19, 2019

Rubber Band Engineer: All-ballistic Pocket Edition: From A Slingshot Rifle To A Mousetrap Catapult, Build 10 Guerrilla Gadgets From Household Hardware by Lance Akiyama
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In its new pocket-size format with a rubber-band closure,Rubber Band Engineer: All-Ballistic Pocket Editionis a fun-filled book of backyard projects that's perfect for gifting.

Shooting far, flying high, and delivering way more exciting results than expected are the goals of the gadgets inRubber Band Engineer: All-Ballistic Pocket Edition.Discover unexpected ways toturn common materials into crafty contraptionsthat range from surprisingly simple to curiously complex.

Through vivid color photos, you'll be guided tocreate slingshot rockets, uniquecatapults, improviseddarts, and a clevercrossbow. Whether you build one or all10 of these designs, you'll feel like an ingenious engineer when you're through. Best of all, you don't need to be an experienced tinkerer to make any of the projects!All you need arehousehold tools and materials, such aspaper clips,pencils,paint stirrers, andice pop sticks.

Oh, and rubber bands.Lots of rubber bands.

Grab your glue gun, pull out your pliers, track down your tape, and get started on the challenging, fun, and rewarding journey toward becoming a rubber band engineer.

Lance Akiyamais the author of four books in Rockport's Engineer series:Rubber Band Engineer;Duct Tape Engineer;Launchers, Lobbers, and Rockets Engineer;andThe Zoom, Fly, Bolt, Blast STEAM Handbook. Lance is the Science Curriculum Manager for Galileo Learning (STEAM camps for Pre-K to 8th grade), for which he designs STEAM-based lessons...
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Title:Rubber Band Engineer: All-ballistic Pocket Edition: From A Slingshot Rifle To A Mousetrap Catapult,...Format:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:128 pages, 8.25 X 6.35 X 0.65 inShipping dimensions:128 pages, 8.25 X 6.35 X 0.65 inPublished:February 19, 2019Publisher:Rockport PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1631597388

ISBN - 13:9781631597381

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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