Gyroscope Twin Spinning Tops
Learn about Physics and Balancing with this science toy
This is an excellent tool to teach gyroscopic inertia.
Original TEDCO Gyroscope packed in nostalgic 1950's twin pack. Place one spinning gyroscope on the end of the other for an amazing balancing act. Comes with starting strings, pedestal and instructions. Made in USA.
Produced since 1917, the gyroscope has been a classic educational toy for generations. It continues to fascinate young and old alike with its mysterious force that seems to defy gravity. This is an excellent tool to teach gyroscopic inertia. Gyroscope technology is used in numerous applications of everyday life; can you name some?Each gyroscope is packed in a clear styrene box with starting string, pedestal and instructions for several amazing tricks.
NOTE: Gyroscopes have a natrual "wobble" to them. They are meant to wobble when in use. This is due to the offset metal bars that help the gyroscopes incredible balance.