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Ratings and Reviews for  Wimshurst Machine Kit

3 / 5
1 / 5
Ce kit demandera des heures de montage, et je n'ai pas la notice en fran??ais. L'essentiel est en carton. Je suis assez d???u. 60??? d?pens?s pour rien.
4 / 5
5 / 5
Instructions excellent. Worked perfectly. Only weakness is the handle which I have replaced with a metal one.
3 / 5
I knew the item needed to be assembled, but I had no idea it was so many tiny pieces to deal with, and the instructions don't even have pictures!
4 / 5
The only thing that the devise is a little bit complicated, but that is fine.
5 / 5
Lots of interesting gear.
5 / 5
Brilliant!
5 / 5
Excellent.
3 / 5
3 / 5
I bought this Wimshurst machine kit as a Christmas present for my Husband ,if the present is as good as the service I will be very pleased.
3 / 5
5 / 5
Perfect.
3 / 5
1 / 5
If I had known it was CARDBOARD I would never have ordered the thing. I am very dissapointed with it.
4 / 5
The instuctions are hard to follow and I am having trouble putting it together. It's very cool though. Gets your mind moving.
4 / 5
It was a present, but I'm sure he liked it.
3 / 5
4 / 5
The kit was of excellent quality and the instructions brilliant. Whoever translated them from the German is a true linguist. The machine is complete and working well although I did have one or two problems. Firstly, I didn't realise there was protective film on both sides of the transverse bar until afer I had glued on the card disc. But the disc stayed in place with the film stripped off around it. There was a more significant problem with glueing the large discs onto the two hubs. Despite u.
5 / 5
Very well thought out product which I will enjoy building.
2 / 5
The installation instructions are incomplete, garbled, and the assembly is very difficult. The parts to be assembled are not numbered. Generally grand-illusions is very keen to the assembly instructions but this time the feedback is totally negative. Sorry about that.
3 / 5
Waiting to hear from the recipient whether it is working well or not. He was pleased with it as a kit, anyway.
3 / 5
The kits are presents for grand kids.
4 / 5
I'm part-way through the construction of this kit. Good may become excellent if it actually works!
4 / 5
I have not built the kit yet. However it looks impressive.
5 / 5
5 / 5
5 / 5
Excellent. Saw the original in the british science machine and have a long standing memory of wanting to build this...now i can.
3 / 5