BridgePak

A Pitsco Exclusive
Type: Education Units/Activities, Multi-Student Project Packs Ages: 12+

Balsa wood or basswood strips, individual bottles of colored Pitsco Structures Glue, The Pitsco Bridge Book, student guide sheets – all the materials you need to complete an exciting bridge design and building activity. Packs are available for a class of 10 or a class of 25. Balsa wood strips are 1/8" x 1/8" x 24". Basswood strips are 3/32" x 3/32" x 24". Construction requires hobby knife or Timber Cutter, small clips, foam board, pins, and waxed paper, sold separately.

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Balsa Wood
10-pack (W35679)$4.88
25-pack (W51706)$4.12
Basswood
10-pack (W35681)$5.63
25-pack (W51707)$3.54
  • Assembly Method: gluing

Construct laminated beams consisting of two balsa wood strips glued together and design an experiment that tests the strength of laminated beams versus single beams.

Safety

  • California Proposition 65 Warning:

    WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and other reproductive harm.

STEM

Science
  • Modeling
  • Equilibrium
  • Forces
Technology
  • Construction
  • Design processes
  • Historical perspectives
Engineering
  • Design aesthetics
  • Data analysis
  • Technological design
Math
  • Pythagorean theorem
  • Efficiency
  • Symmetry
 

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