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  Newspaper Builders
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Item: ROY028 
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Go green with a new and innovative approach to building! Don’t toss out newspapers: recycle them to build incredible geometric sculptures!

Tape the included tubes to both ends of a sheet of newspaper. Roll up the newspaper and secure with tape to make a connecting paper rod. Includes durable plastic connectors that fit into the rods.

Follow the step-by-step instructions in the guide to make a triangular pyramid, a square anti-prism or design your own creations!

Newspaper Builders
  • Create geometric sculptures with newspapers
  • A fun and innovative way to build structures
  • 36 connectors
  • 200 rod-tubes
  • Guide




    NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 4 years of age.




      UPC 066960605501
      Manufacturer SKU R60550
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 4/2/2012
      Manufactured In United States
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 4 years

    WARNING:
    CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts.
  • Not for children under 3 yrs.



  • Total Customer Reviews: 2
    Average Customer Rating: 3.50 (site average 4.56)
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    newspaper builders
    Posted 12/25/2013 by Gili Freeman

    Newspaper tube assembly requires some tedious work . They would rather not build anything rather than have to put together so many tubes. It's also one of those things that you open after spending so much money and say, "Oh that's it? I could make that." Although it allows for great creativity, (if you get through the tube assembly), it's too much effort for the end result. I wish I had similar builders that had the tubes already assembled so my kids could get right into playing.

    Rating: 2
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    Design Flaw
    Posted 12/26/2012

    Bought this for grandson age 4-1/2 who is pretty technically and spatially inclined (for example makes 3 foot high Lego skyscrapers in imaginative designs and does 1000 pc puzzles with glee). The toy requires adult assistance both in the setup (making the tubes) as well as in actual construction because inserting the hexagonal joint pieces into the plastic tube ends is difficult to do without crushing the paper tube. This takes away the child's sense of control over the use of the toy. Will be returning this toy.

    Rating: 5
    4 of 7 customers found this review helpful.
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    green toys, newspapers, building, building toys, geometry, geometric, sculptures,



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