Make a Pencil Sharpener Kit


Make your own pencil sharpener with this creative kit!

Product details

Discover how bevel gears work while building your own hand cranked pencil sharpener!

Gears are everywhere around us, but we never see them. This innovative kit from Koa Koa takes you on a journey deep into the world of objects. You will get to assemble more than 30 parts: wooden parts, washers, spacers, screws... and of course bevel gears.

But that's not it! To build the shavings reservoir, you will need to find an empty jar at home which will teach you about recycling.

What are you going to learn?

-How bevel gears are used in everyday objects.

-Recycling: how to divert objects from the waste stream and give them a second life!

Suitable for ages 7+. Koa Koa has created kits that encourage children to invent, build, and be curious.

Part of the Leonardo da Vinci: A Mind in Motion exhibition range.

Koa Koa

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