The Bigtrak Is Back As The Bigtrak Jr

If you are as old as me, then you will probably remember one of the coolest toys from the 1980′s, the Bigtrak, although I didn’t actually manage to get my hands on one when I was a kid.

The Bigtrak was an autonomous robot with six wheels, and it could be programmed to move around wherever you wanted using the built in keypad and programming up to sixteen different steps.

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iPhone Lego Steering Wheel

Lego has been having a bumper period lately with stocks of its kits running low both online and in store worldwide. But it versatility always amazes me with the designs that are produce with a kit.

This fantastic mini LEGO iPhone steering wheel, constructed from technic LEGO pieces is definitely one of the best applications I have seen for a while. Check out the video below.

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Star Wars Star Stryker Helicopter

This super light and agile Star Wars RCX4 Star Stryker Helicopter has just been show cased at CES. With its gyroscopic balance control and advanced automatic climb rate control this remote control kit can hover all on its own even without you at the controls.

Modelled on the Start Wars X-Wing fighter the vendors say its very easily to control and manoeuvre.  Check out the video of this Star Wars Star Stryker Helicopter in action.

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Wooden Canon USB Speaker Plugs

Wooden toys are not as popular as they use, but wood products still have an organic appeal, and the wood cannon USB speaker plugs are a good example of that appeal. Although the canon USB speaker plugs are not as shiny as others speaker plugs on the market, the device is still attractive.

Wooden Canon USB Speaker Plugs

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Nintendo Soap Controller

Over the years we’ve featured a few different controllers moulded from soap. But the detail on these really does win first prize. Designed and manufactured by Digital Soaps who produce a vast range on other controllers for all your soapy needs. They are currently on special for the holiday season so don’t delay.

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R2-D2 Deluxe Statue

If your a fan of Star Wars then this limited edition deluxe R2-D2 statue hand crafted in poly stone to a 1/6th scale might be the present for you. The detailed model also includes eight of R2-D2′s accessories.

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LEGO Wallets

If your looking for something a little more original to keep your hard earned cash in. Then these handmade LEGO Wallets are definitely something to consider.

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DIY Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car

If you’ve always wanted to create your own Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car this kit from the maker Shed allows you to build it with ease. Makes you wonder why we aren’t all driving Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars.

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USB Alien

Here is a fun USB gadget which would make a fun accessory for your desk, the USB Alien.

The USB Alien looks like one of the evil aliens from the Alien movies, it plugs into your USB drive and it will randomly pop out an illuminated alien tongue just like the movies.

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Tamagotchi ID Pocket Pets

If you remember the first generation of Tamagotchi’s Pocket Pets Bandi are at it again with the Tamagotchi ID Pocket Pets. Equipped with a 1.44 inch coulr screen the new generation Tamagotchi’s allow you to download content from the mobile web such as mini games and virtual items for your pets. Which you can then use to customise your pet.

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Etch A Sketch Freestyle

It looks like the classic Etch A Sketch has had a makeover, and there is now a new version called the Etch A Sketch Freestyle.

Instead of the two separate dials used to draw a picture on the screen, it features a single ball in the middle which is designed to get rid of the pixelated lines from the original.

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