Kits & Projects / Gakken

Gakken is a Japanese publishing company founded in 1946. In the 1970s, they began selling educational toys, books, magazines, and electronic kits. Their kits are known for their smart design and relative ease of use and have a large cult following both in Japan and the United States.


The Pinhole Planetarium Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1811

Mini-Theremin Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1822

Mini Electric Guitar Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1832

V-twin Steam Engine Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1846

Theo Jansen's Mini Strandbeest Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1835

Edison Wax Candle Cylinder Phonograph Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1843

Desktop Robot Cleaner Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1845

Edo-Style Clock Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1812

Delta Twister Flying Machine Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1844

Theo Jansen's Mini Rhinoceros Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1842

AKARI Origami LED Lamp Shade Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1834

Theo Jansen-style Biped Robot kit by Gakken

Product ID: 1841

35mm Twin Lens Reflex Camera Kit from Gakken

Product ID: 1823

Auto Writing Machine by Gakken

Product ID: 2032

Electronic Blocks Mini

Product ID: 1840

Pocket Miku Vocaloid Synth by Gakken

Product ID: 2332

Steel Drum Kit by Gakken

Product ID: 2333