Spring is coming, and it's time for the annual toothpick bridge competition.
Don't watch your bridges collapse! Instead come to Maxwell
Scientific for high-quality materials and adhesives. Maxwell Scientific also
provides educational material to teach basic engineering principles and
help your students design the best structures. When it comes time to put
those bridges to the test, look towards Maxwell Scientific for precision
Featured Engineering Products
- Digital Force Gauge: Use this high-tech tool to accurately
measure compression and tension up to 5000 grams. Four AA batteries
required. Price $399.95
Stock Number: DFG4-412
- Structure Tester: Designed specifically for toothpick bridge
competitions, this tester features a sturdy metal stand with an
adjustable bridge span connected to a load bucket. Loads can be
adjusted by adding sand (not included). Price $159.95
Stock Number: ST1-003
- Balsa Strips: March Special! Pack of 50 balsa strips
(1/8"x1/8"x36") perfect for bridge competitions. Price $10.95
Stock Number: BS40-232
- Basswood Strips: Pack of 50 basswood strips
(1/8"x1/8"x24") perfect for bridge competitions. Price $15.95
Stock Number: BS40-232
- Timber Cutter: A useful tool for precision cutting of 1/8"
wooden sticks. The acrylic safety guard prevents finger injury.
Miter marks can be used for making angle cuts. Contains five
razor blades. Price $19.95 Stock Number: TC24-981
- Bridge Video: A fun and instructional video on the history,
theory, and design of bridges. 28 minutes.
Price $19.95 Stock Number: VI-322
- Bond Adhesive: Maxwell Scientific's special adhesive is
perfect for toothbridge bridge and towers. It dries quickly,
providing a rigid bond. Nontoxic.
Price $5.95 Stock Number: AD10-710
- Modeling Clay: Maxwell Scientific's modeling clay is a smooth,
firm clay with remarkable consistency to retain the shape into
which it's molded. Nontoxic and nonhardening. Comes
in five different colors.
Price $9.95. Stock Number: MC5-212
Comments From Our Engineering Customers
Here are a few comments from the satisfied customers of our engineering
products. Perhaps your name will be up here next year. Order today!
"Our science olympiad was the most successful one ever, thanks to your
toothpick bridge kits. Thank you!"
Robin Che. Bridgeport, CA
"I just had to e-mail you to let you know what a big hit the History of
Bridges video was with my third grade class. I now have a class of
future engineers on my hands."
Mary Rockwell. Milwaukee, WI
"Everything said about your products proved to be true. It's made my
science class a joy to teach."
Olivia Sanchez. Seattle, WA
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