Toys and engineering materials
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Acknowledgements

This free course was written by Stephen H M Jones and co author Dr Kim Littlewood and published in November 2019.

Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see terms and conditions [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] ), this content is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 Licence.

The material acknowledged below is Proprietary and used under licence (not subject to Creative Commons Licence). Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following sources for permission to reproduce material in this free course:

Images

Course image: © Mikhail Laptev/www.123rf.com

Figure 1: © Granger Historical Picture Archive/Alamy Stock Photo.

Figure 2: With courtesy of Swellpro Technology Co., LTD.

Figure 3: © studiograndouest/123 Royalty Free

Figure 4: Ashby chart of strength vs density Chart created using CES EduPack 2018, Granta Design Ltd. http://www.grantadesign.com/education.

Figure 5: Taken from http://www.woodtoyz.com/WTCat/LearnMaterials.html.

Figure 6: © Roy Riley/Alamy Stock Photo.

Figure 7 (left): © Narith Thongphasuk / Dreamstime.

Figure 7 (right): www.galleryhip.com.

Figure 8 (left): Booyabazooka. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike Licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/.

Figure 8 (right): Boaz Yunior Wibowo | Dreamstime.com.

Figure 9 (left): John Lloyd. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/.

Figure 9 (right): Ed Berg. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike Licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/.

Figure 10: Taken from: http://www.substech.com/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=die_casting.

Figure 11 (left): Andy Dingley. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike Licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/.

Figure 11 (right): © windu_dolan/Shutterstock.com.

Figure 12: © Science & Society Picture Library/Contributor/Getty Images.

Figure 13 (left): Taken from http:wwwtintoycar.com.

Figure 13 (middle): Getty © De Agostini Picture Library/Getty Images.

Figure 14 (left): © scanrail/123 Royalty Free.

Figure 14 (right): © Hurricanehank | Dreamstime.com.

Figure 15 (top left): © Hurricanehank | Dreamstime.com.

Figure 15 (middle left): Taken from: https://manseemanwant.com/products/hoverboard-outer-shell-for-6-5-plastic-accessories-replacement.

Figure 15 (bottom left): Hover Store, https://hover-store.fr/.

Figure15 (top right): © 2018 Vox Media.

Figure 15 (bottom right): https://www.fictiv.com/blog/posts/hoverboard-teardown This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike Licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/.

Videos

Activity 1: LEGO bricks in the making © The LEGO Group.

Activity 3: How Tennis Racquets are made © GM Television.

Activity 5: Lithium-ion batteries: How do they work? © Courtesy of BASF.

Every effort has been made to contact copyright owners. If any have been inadvertently overlooked, the publishers will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements at the first opportunity.

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