In the Maker Shed: Gakken Stirling Engine Kit

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In the Maker Shed: Gakken Stirling Engine Kit

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This week I made the Gakken Stirling Engine Kit from the Maker Shed. It’s a really nice kit, in fact it’s my new favorite kit made by Gakken, although they are all awesome. I took a few pictures of the build so you could see how it went together. Check out for more information and pictures.

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