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Gift ideas for Father's Day!

Is it only me, or finding a gift for your Dad is always more difficult than one for your Mom. For Mom there are never to many - scarfs, pendants, earrings, day spas, cute gardening tools, etc. With my father, I'm always stuck. A lot of things that are meant as gifts for men, are too formal and if your Dad is at least a bit like mine - it's better to leave him alone when clothes shopping. But now we are all saved! As we found the best gifts for fathers of any age and interests - Toys! Well, not really toys, they are mechanical models or better said mechanical construction kits that create motion after assembly! Follow the...

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Mechanical 3D Safe puzzle from UGears

Considering safe-cracking as a profession? This might be just where you should start. Build your own safe with a personal lock combination, store your most precious items in the safe (jewelry or candy, your choice), and then promptly forget your combination! Follow the handy steps in the instructions to master the mix of slow knob twists and careful listening to tumbler movements that will open the lock. Will you retrieve your items, or will you have to hire a locksmith? Try it and see. Rules of the safe opening: At first you should renew code lock: twist the knob safe counterclockwise (left) to one-two turns. You can now dial the code: 1 - Scroll the knob counterclockwise (left) to the...

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Celebrating all things Dad this Father's Day!

Our fathers - they are all so different and yet they share some things in common. One of them is being able to actually DO stuff with their hands and Enjoy it! Let's be honest our boyfriends, partners and husbands nowadays are usually as useless as we are with getting things repaired manually. They might be great at getting a handyman to come and change a light bulb or put a shelf on the wall. But doing it themselves... I always admire my Papa's practical thinking, the way he can fix almost everything and do it properly - so it lasts. He can actually make stuff - furniture, toys, lots of things for gardening. That's why I know Dads will enjoy...

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Photo of the platform and locomotive - UGears

Photo of the platform and locomotive Find more at We’re happy to present a photo of the platform and locomotive. Printed materials for this model are being finished and will be sent to all backers who supported our project on Kickstarter. The model will be available for sale only after the commitments we made to Kickstarter are fulfilled.

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Cool Father's Day Gift That Your Dad Doesn't Already Have

Get ready for Fathers day with 10% OFF! The sun is out and June 19th is just around the corner! Don't leave it to last minute (as last year) and order your Papa something special.We all know our Dads are a bit nostalgic about old days - when they called rather than send emails, printed their favourite photos, didn't have to learn what Instagram is, but most of all they miss creating things with their hands - real things in real world. UGears models are all about this - uniting families and generations, coming back to natural sustainable materials and coming back to what is real and true.We are sure you will find a perfect gift for your very special Dad from our range at Please also see...

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