The Countdown to Maker Faire Bay Area is On!


Ecotronics – Hand crank powered toys

Fun & Games
Ecotronics – Hand crank powered toys

Make Pt1776
3282562341 53673Cbbba
3282561979 96F3805F5E
3282560855 46B595Ab87
@NYC Toy Fair 2009 – “Ecotronics” – Hand crank powered toys (sorry, not web site it seems) had an assortment of hand torches (flash lights) and toys that kids crank to power / store energy. One was a game, another was a microphone / noise maker, we’re seeing a lot of the commercial applications of crank/squeeze power hitting the toy arena lately.

Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!

current: @adafruit - previous: MAKE, popular science, hackaday, engadget, fallon, braincraft ... howtoons, 2600...

View more articles by Phillip Torrone
Maker Faire Bay Area 2023 - Mare Island, CA

Escape to an island of imagination + innovation as Maker Faire Bay Area returns for its 15th iteration!

Get Your Tickets Before They Sell Out!