This gyroscope was first produced in 1917 under the name of 'Chandler gyroscope'. It has remained relatively unchanged and 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. Whether you just want to have hours of fun with it just as a toy or whether you want to learn more about physics/science of gyroscopes.
With each Tedco 'Original' gyroscope you get:
The Gyroscope, Pedestal/tower, Pull string ,Clear plastic cube to store and display
your gyroscope, Complete set of instructions
Note: Some people notice a small break in one of the outer rings.
It is a "butt" joint, were the two ends butted together. It serves two purposes,
it aids assembly and also allows for a minor degree of adjustment.
The design is basically about 100 years old now.