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The Bugview is a "one-hand" bug catching tool. Its thumb operated trapping slider makes it easy to snare even the "fastest" specimens.

The 5x power crystal-clear acrylic Magnifier allows ambient light in and lets you see the smallest details with ease. Simply catch a bug then view, once you’re finished examining release. What bugs can you find?

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  UPC 750668005120
  Manufacturer SKU HU-10
  Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 3/24/2010
  Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
  Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #1509
  Dimension 10.6 x 2 x 1.5 inches

Total Customer Reviews: 5
Average Customer Rating: 4.40 (site average 4.56)
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Posted 14 days ago by Jodie Eskendri

This is a great product. My son is two years old and really interested in bugs. If he finds a bug I catch it for him and we look at it together through the window. He loves it. (He does cry for a minute when we tell the bug bye bye) I don't let him play with it by himself but it is very good. We caught this big beetle the other day and it was very interesting to be able to see its segments and it's eyes under the magnifying glass. It's so easy to catch bugs and hopefully start him on a long path where he enjoys learning and discovery.

Rating: 5
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Bug view
Posted 5/4/2014 by Geri Haigh

Love the bugview for the kids. Nice that they can carry the bug around with them for a while.

Rating: 5
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Posted 10/21/2010

The handle is a little too long for small hands. The slide mechanism requires more coordination than some toddlers are capable of. Probably better for older children.
Rating: 3
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Good solid stuff.
Posted 8/18/2010

We bought this with house centipedes in mind, and it's succeeded brilliantly. (House centipedes are usually a couple of inches long and very fast. Ours are, anyway.) The Bugview is big enough to drop over one during a still moment, and secure enough to shut it in without even costing it a leg half the time--although they're quite energetic about looking for a way out, and not shy about losing legs. It's a huge step up from trapping them under a glass and then sliding a calendar underneath. The wife now prowls around every evening, looking for house centipedes to relocate.

Rating: 5
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Posted 6/11/2010 by SHEILA J CHRIST

My son is 20 months and may be a little too young for it but I can see the value in having a toy that is something that encourages him to investigate.

Rating: 4
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Some alternate spelling variations of this product:
bug catcher, bugs, bug viewer, bug view, bug trap, catching bugs, bug container,

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