Ugears Automaton Cyclist

Ugears Automaton Cyclist
Ugears Automaton Cyclist

Ugears Automaton Cyclist

Regular price $99.90
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Ladies and gentlemen: a gift-giving hint. Everyone loves gizmos. Whirly-giggy thing-a-me-bobs that move - especially when assembly is involved. How rewarding is that? Ugears has that particular niche well and truly covered.

Inspired by classic Tour De France chronicles, the Automaton Cyclist embodies the spirit of an age-old sport and great competition. The signature Ugears design makes this outstanding model fun to build and a unique showpiece for home or office. It`s a perfect gift idea for your family, friends and colleagues. 

Ugears is known for an original approach to wooden model kits and this time their design wizards used a simple flywheel to create the magic. Start it by pulling the lever on the side of the model and watch the cyclist launch into a race. The flywheel accumulates kinetic energy due to its weight. It's a perfect demonstration of how changing weight changes the work of a flywheel mechanism. There's a slot for inserting a coin or screw nut – anything that fits – to increase the weight and change the momentum of the mechanism.

All Ugears models are made of wooden materials and come with all you need for assembly. Follow our comprehensive step-by-step multilingual manual and you'll get to the finish line without breaking a sweat!

Number of components: 189
Estimated time for assembly: 4 hours

Bicycles, tricycles and e-bikes

We deliver our bicycles all over Aotearoa New Zealand ourselves for a few reasons; we like to ensure your bicycle arrives in perfect condition and we also want you to be able to ride it immediately. We set your seat and handlebar height so you can ride comfortably and we listen and respond to any questions you have. We like to ensure we are minimising our fuel use and pollution so we like to schedule the most efficient delivery plan possible. That’s why it may take a month or two to get your bicycle to you. Please check our Delivery page for more information and to view our next scheduled delivery to your area.

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We will despatch your purchase the same day or next day and we will email you courier tracking information so you know exactly where your package is. We try, wherever possible, to use recycled or compostable packaging. For all orders, we charge $9.90 towards the cost of the courier.

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