Mechanical engineer Rian Suiter and his family are known for creating some of the most exciting and innovative physics-based toys on the market, and are currently seeking funding for Orb Drop 4, an automatic marble-track kit like no other, via the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter. Orb Drop 4 would make the perfect addition to any toy room, living-room table, nightstand or office desk, but its standing as the perfect conversation-starter and aesthetic appeal are the tip of the iceberg, as it also introduces a variety of educational concepts to children of all ages, including hands-on construction, kinetic energy, gravity, electricity, gearing, dynamics and many more. The previous three products in the Orb Drop series have all exceeded their funding targets by at least a factor of 10, demonstrating their immense popularity and the strength of their design.
The latest addition to this series features the longest track of any Orb Track to date, but is the easiest yet to assemble. Those who are lucky enough to get their hands on it can watch metal balls rolling satisfyingly along its contours, plummeting into a gradual sloping funnel, and being scooped up and transported via a spiral lift. The lift mechanism has been improved since the previous Orb Drop and is now much simpler to put together, and several track curves have been banked to better contain the orb as it reaches higher speed turns. Orb Drop 4 is the perfect toy for sparking your children’s interest in physics, but is also a lot of fun for people of all ages.
Every Orb Drop in the series has a limited production-run and is retired shortly after the enough of them have been manufactured to satisfy the demand from those who have pledged large enough donations on Kickstarter to get their hands on one as a reward. This means that they are relatively exclusive, and stand the chance of becoming collectors’ items throughout the years to come. The toys are assembled by the user, and come with an instruction set and all the necessary components that are necessary to bring them to life. The popularity of the previous Orb Drops in the series speaks for itself; this is arguably the hottest educational toy on any crowdfunding platform, and is tipped to be the next big thing. Those who wish to obtain Orb Drop 4 are advised to donate to the Kickstarter campaign while they still can by visiting https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/spinpal/orb-drop-4-a-marble-run-track-you-build-yourself