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Top 10 Desk Toys For Engineers of 2020 – Consumer Guide & Reviews

Rank No. #1
DjuiinoStar Low Temperature Stirling Engine
  • ★EASY START: just place on a mug of hot water and give it a spin and you're up and running; as long as enough temperature differential maintains, it will keep running like Forrest Gump. People will be shocked and surprised once this little engine start to work. It will definitely be a GREAT CONVERSATION PIECE on your desk.
  • ★WIDE APPLICATIONS: people bought it for kid's science project, physics/mechanics learning, demonstration on class, etc. It's a well-designed and crafted mechanical toy; great to display basic principle of external combustion engines; fantastic gift for people you love. Many people bought our machines as gift to families, teachers, friends, boyfriends and seldom will our machines failed to cheer them up!
  • ★MOST CLASSICAL STIRLING ENGINE: with elegant design and fine workmanship, this is a beautiful piece of art. Many people are satisfied with the fit and finish of our engine.
  • ★SAFE FOR KIDS: Complies with the applicable regulations and standards under CPSIA and any other acts enforced by CPSC; passed Toxic Elements Test/Flammability Test/Physical and Mechanical Test of ASTM-963 Standard Customer Safety Specification For Toy Safety.
  • ★★★★★We provide free replacement if engine stop working within 365 days. We also provide spare parts free for all our products within 1 year. DjuiinoStar stands behind its products, buy with confidence!
Rank No. #2
Sharper Image Light Up Electronic Word Clock, Copper Finish with LED Light Display, USB Cord and Power Adapter, 7.75in Square Face, Unique Contemporary Home and Office Decor
  • ✔ TELL TIME IN STYLE: The Sharper Image Word Clock Office Decor is the new way to tell time. Doubling as both a clock and an accent piece, the clock features a beautiful finish, generous yet compact desktop size, and a trendy design that features clusters of letters. At first glance it might look like a word search puzzle, but when the LED display lights up, it becomes clear that it’s not just a novel modern sculpture, but a functional clock. Surprise!
  • ✔ TRACKS FIVE-MINUTE INTERVALS: The clock tells time in five-minute intervals. It displays time in terms of minutes past the hour up to 30 minutes, and then minutes until the hour, such as: “five minutes past ten” (10:05), or “fifteen minutes to eight” (7:45). Easy-to-use time advance and time reverse buttons let you set the clock’s time with no fuss! Note: The word "o'clock" is only illuminated at the top of every hour.
  • ✔ UNIQUE WORD DESIGN: Start a conversation with the unique take on telling time! The word clock is unlike any clock you’ve seen before – it’s the perfect Christmas or holiday gift for those who adore oddities. Use it as home or office décor for a unique accent anywhere.
  • ✔ SOPHISTICATED COPPER FINISH: The clock’s face features a sophisticated copper finish that pairs well with any style of home or office décor. Sleek and contemporary, the clock is the perfect accent for any modern space.
  • ✔ GREAT FOR THE HOME OR OFFICE: Measuring 7.75” square and 1.13” deep, the clock is the perfect size for displaying on your desk, nightstand, dresser, or anywhere else! The included USB power cable and adapter lets you plug it in anywhere in the home or office for a fun and unique decoration.
Rank No. #3
Infinity Cube Fidget Toy, Sensory Tool EDC Fidgeting Game for Kids and Adults, Cool Mini Gadget Best for Stress and Anxiety Relief and Kill Time, Unique Idea That is Light on The Fingers and Hands
  • ✔ AWESOME HANDHELD FIDGET CUBE TOY GIFT FOR FIDGETERS – Fidget like a boss. Playable with one hand. Prime fidgeting toy for little children, teens and adults. Perfect for girls, boys, women and men.
  • ✔ ANTI-ANXIETY AND STRESS RELIEVER STRESS CUBE – A great way to release stress from school and work. Avoid nail biting, knuckle cracking, leg shaking and other fidgeting habits with the use of this gadget.
  • ✔ ADDICTIVE AND FUN FIDGET STIMMING TOY FOR KIDS AND ADULTS– Have fun for hours while practicing and improving finger flexibility. Keep your hands and minds busy during class or work. Lessen phone and other technology induced stress.
  • ✔ WORK AND SCHOOL GADGET - It also improves your focus while studying, working or brainstorming by a simple flip and fold. It's a relaxing, noiseless, and compact tactile sensory never ending cube.
  • ✔ MINI FIDGET MATERIALS – Composed with eight (8) tough ABS plastic blocks linked together with strong stainless steel metal rivets. Durable and can withstand constant flipping and folding.
Rank No. #4
The Original Oloid - Desk Toy Sculpture Geometrically & Mathematically Perfect Piece of Art Stainless Steel Gift for Kids & Adults
  • Unique desktop sculpture - The Oloid - it’s something they don’t have
  • Give it a push and watch it roll--mesmerising!
  • Measuring 2"x2" it fits perfectly in the palm of the hand--amazing stress reliever
  • Stainless steel material brushed by hand to perfection
  • A perfect Christmas Holiday Gift! Brings instant smile upon removal from package
SaleRank No. #5
asuku Magnetic Sculpture Building Toys Building Blocks, Eliminate Pressure Fidget Gadgets, Relieving Stress Boredom ADHD Autism, Office and Home Decoration,Creative Magnetic Pen (Silvery) …
  • Creative toys: creative, enhancing assembly ability, enhancing intelligence and imagination, building an unlimited number of interesting imaginative and creative sculptures, shapes, patterns and puzzles.
  • Multi-function pen: can be used as neutral pen, touch pen.
  • Stress relief: a hard day? Tired of problems and stress? Just play with these magnetic toys and get your creative juices flowing.
  • Office entertainment: for office crafts DIY decoration, you can design and create beautiful artwork of great complexity and make your desk colorful.
  • Perfect gift: this novel multi-purpose pen is the perfect gift for family and friends.
Rank No. #6
Launchers, Lobbers, and Rockets Engineer: Make 20 Awesome Ballistic Blasters with Ordinary Stuff
  • Akiyama, Lance (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 06/19/2018 (Publication Date) - Rockport Publishers (Publisher)
Rank No. #7
FORTUNE PRODUCTS INC. The Swinging Sticks Kinetic Energy Sculpture - Desktop Toy Replica Version
  • SLEEK, SOPHISTICATED DESIGN: The Swinging Sticks Kinetic Energy Sculpture seemingly defies gravity as the double pendulum creates a fluid, relaxing rotation designed to change speeds and direction for no apparent reason. This high-quality, museum-style motion sculpture gives the illusion of perpetual motion designed to baffle and amaze all onlookers.
  • BEAUTIFUL ART: Perfect for any environment, The Swinging Sticks is ideal for conference rooms, offices, waiting rooms, display windows, and foyers. This sculpture will provide relaxing entertainment and be the center of attention no matter where.
  • HOW IT WORKS: Powered by 4 AA batteries (included), the aluminum sticks revolve in a mysterious, perpetual motion, creating an entertaining hypnotic effect.
  • NEVER-ENDING: Continuously rotating, The Swinging Sticks is designed to remain in motion unassisted. The constant, fluid motion is designed to appear like the sculpture is changing speeds and directions while continuously rotating.
  • ALMOST SILENT: A beautiful piece of art, this kinetic sculpture operates almost silently and is well recommended for quiet office and medical environments.
SaleRank No. #8
Desk Set [Blu-ray]
  • Factory sealed DVD
  • Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Gig Young (Actors)
  • Walter Lang (Director) - Phoebe Ephron (Writer) - Henry Ephron (Producer)
  • English, Spanish (Subtitles)
  • English (Publication Language)
Rank No. #9
Kinetic Spinning Desk Toy Ball, Metal Stress Ball for Adults Anxiety, ADHD Optical Illusion Fidget Spinner Toys for Adults (Rose Gold)
  • What in the box:1pc kinetic desk toy ball gold
  • Size:Diameter=39mm,Weight=75g
  • Rotation time:100-180 seconds
  • How is it works:Simply place it on your desktop and give it a spin to create a mind-bending 360 degree optical illusion
  • How is it works:Simply place it on your desktop and give it a spin to create a mind-bending 360 degree optical illusion
Rank No. #10
Scream-O Screaming Goat Toy - Squeeze The Goat's Cheeks and It Makes a Funny, Hilarious Screaming Sound - Series 1 - Age 4+
  • I scream, you scream, we all scream for Scream-O's! The latest craze in funny animal toys!
  • Squeeze a Scream-O toy to hear it replicate the sound popularized by viral “screaming” animal videos!
  • Scream-O Goat makes a hilarious "AHHHHHH!" sound when you squeeze it's cheeks! Perfect for sneak attacks, surprise wake-ups and just out-screaming your friends and family!
  • Makes a great interactive toy gift for kids ages 4 and up! Adults also love these for gag gifts and funny desk stress toys!
  • Hog Wild Toys merchandise. Series 1. Age 4+. Batteries included.
SaleRank No. #11
Coogam Rainbow Puzzle Ball with Pouch Color-Matching Puzzle Game Fidget Toy Stress Reliever Magic Ball Brain Teaser for Kids and Adults, Children, Boy, Girl Holiday
  • Fun To Play:It will keep you trying for hours. The ball is the perfect size for handling comfortable in adults' hand. The colorful buttons are easy to push. The material used to make the ball is very durable and will last.
  • Solving It: There’s one empty circle and you push the colored balls around utilizing the empty space to match the color of the ball with the ring outside the circle. There’s a sponge center in the ball that allows the colored balls to slide from one space to the next when you press on them.
  • Mixed Again: mix it up the same way you solve it. Randomly start moving the pieces around until they are all mixed up. You can strategically place the away from their “home” to make it harder.
  • Fun & Joy: Good for all ages. It will keep you trying for hours. Important activities to teach kids to work hard at solving complex problems and enhance a child's memory.The home without a color ring is the empty one when PUZZEL is solved.
Rank No. #12
ROBOTIME 3D Wooden Puzzle Brain Teaser Toys Mechanical Gears Kit Unique Craft Kits Tower Coaster with Steel Balls Executive Desk Toys
  • This is a perfectly designed DIY kit that requires your hands-on work to complete.
  • The whole set is extremely well designed, with very tight tolerances and good machining. The interlocking mechanisms are pretty ingenious. Details are already cut and ready to assemble. The wood is beautiful and smooth.
  • With Laser Cutting Technology, the pieces are easy to remove from the sheet of plywood, the laser cutting is precise and clean (no residue smoke burns). The pieces go together smoothly and with step-by-step visual instructions.
  • Exquisite external packing, High quality material, Sincere blessings. This is the best Choice for Gifts such as Birthday Gift. It also can be used as Event prizes, or the Study materials of Handicraft class in school. What you will accomplish is a very beautiful and unique artwork!
  • Great brain teaser. Gets lots of attention and looks great on the desk. Your coworkers, friends or family can't help but play with it. It's better than the Business Card.
Rank No. #13
Oloid
  • Audio CD – Audiobook
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 03/26/2013 (Publication Date) - Traumton (Publisher)
SaleRank No. #14
SHASHIBO Shape Shifting Box - Award-Winning, Patented Fidget Cube w/ 36 Rare Earth Magnets - Extraordinary 3D Magic Cube – Shashibo Cube Magnet Fidget Toy Transforms Into Over 70 Shapes (Wings)
  • Unlike other puzzle box toys that turn out disappointing & dull, the patented, award-winning Shashibo fidget box features 36 rare earth magnets for an innovative design that transforms into over 70 shapes. Fits comfortably in the hand for hours of mind-challenging fun, stimulate the senses with unlimited creative possibility! Can you master the Shape-Shifting Box?
  • Nothing compares to the quality & unique design of the Shashibo, durably constructed of premium injection-mold plastic, 36 rare earth magnets, and a tear-proof, matte or high-gloss surface. Each magnetic puzzle features 4 unique, artistic patterns of vibrant, mesmerizing artwork, for an ever-changing array of beauty at your fingertips.
  • Collect & Connect – With the strong internal magnet system of our fidget puzzle boxes, you can connect multiple magnetic cubes to build even larger structures and sculptures – for the ultimate satisfying magnetic fidget toy and brain teaser. Collect all 12 designs to create vibrantly patterned, spellbinding 3D art!
  • A Transformational Gift – Our fidget magnet cubes make great sensory stimulation puzzle gifts and STEAM & STEM toy gifts for all ages. With every satisfying click, our shape shifting puzzle box ’s calming, therapeutic effect soothes away stress & nerves. Try our Gift Box Set of 4: the ultimate fidget toy set for loved ones to build killer extended structures!
  • At Fun in Motion Toys, we create toys that stimulate the mind, body & imagination. Designed in the U.S. and Germany, our award-winning magnet cube is made to challenge the senses and build skill & coordination and bring people together for hours of fun. Your happiness is our #1 goal! If you need any help with your Shashibo transforming cube, our Happiness Engineers are standing by. Click our Storefront to see our entire range of toys.
SaleRank No. #15
A Daily Dose of Dad Jokes: 365 Truly Terrible Wisecracks (You've Been Warned)
  • Calmus, Taylor (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 232 Pages - 10/08/2019 (Publication Date) - Rockridge Press (Publisher)
Rank No. #16
Next Level Racing Motion Platform v3 (NLR-M001V3)
  • Your purchase includes One Next Level Racing V3 Motion Platform | One USB cable, one Power cable, and steel side panels to directly bolt to Next Level Racing GTultimate Cockpit, Flight Simulator or retrofit to your existing cockpit | Seat is not included
  • Product boxed dimensions – 21” H x 19” L x 10” W | Weight – 55 lbs. | Weight limit – 285 lbs. |Max angular displacement for Pitch & Roll: +-10ᵒ | Max Speed - 20ᵒ/s | Max Acceleration – 360ᵒ/s2 | Power Supply – 110-240VAC 50-60 Hz | PC Supported only
  • European made, professional platform designed in collaboration with world leading commercial motion engineers – specially designed for just the seat to move
  • Simple to use with dedicated click and play Next Level Racing Platform Manager Software compatible with all major racing and flight titles on PC with simple USB plug in
  • Incredibly fast, yet smooth realistic movements using professional motion cueing profiles and software engine; The most compact design in the world yet it's incredibly powerful
Rank No. #17
Sunnytech Hot Air Stirling Engine Motor Model Educational Toy Electricity Generator Colorful LED SC (SC02M)
  • NOVEL DESIGNED ----- This engine is a balance style, different from the ordinary Stirling model. It was equipped with a multicolor LED install on the motor. Because of the heat from high-grade alcohol, the engine will run madly and create the electricity. The power will go through the wire and drive the multicolor LED lighting. It's really interesting and imaginative toy.
  • EXTREMLY WELL-MADE---- Heating cylinder for the custom-made thick glass material, long-term heating without pressure; It is mainly constructed by metal so it can run quietly and stably (since it is HEAVY, 1.5LB) at speed around 1700 RPM! Our customers are satisfied with the fit and finish of this engine. All the parts have done surface treatment to avoid rusting. You will be pleased once put it on table.
  • EASY OPERATION & LONG LASTING----Fill the alcohol burner with your 95% alcohol (we recommend this fuel) and light it. Let the light burn the round ended cylinder for about 60-120 seconds, then give the wheel a gently push, it will run like a charm.
  • YOU GET EXTRA BONUS EXCEPT THE STIRING----Still worry about the cylinder glass broken during shipment or usage? It did come with spare glass tubes, one O-rings, check the gallery picture. You can replace it fast and easily if any broken. You can contact us for support if need. We also can make offer for your future parts requirement.
  • PRIORITY GIFT OPTION FOR MANY APPLICATIONS----It is an amazing and fantastic product at this price. Its elegant gift package makes it spruce up and presentable. It has a wide range of application as, great gift for Kids' science project, Physical/mechanical learning, teacher’s Demo props on the class, birthday gift for friends, families, parents, kids, etc. Many of our customers come from school, colleague, etc.
Rank No. #18
VEFINDOR Kinetic Optical Illusion Balls, Fidget Toys for Adults Stress Relief, Desk Toys for Office Conversation Piece (Gray)
  • MIND BENDING EFFECT: you’ll instantly notice minutely milled lines and smooth surface texture upon touching, revolving sphere that creates optical illusion of continuously flowing helix and provides mesmerizing experience
  • SOLID SPHERICAL BODY: made of aluminium, a helix-shaped groove milled alongside the whole surface designed to spin on any flat surface, rotating base equipped with bearing, guarantees a smooth and silent spin as well as long-lasting
  • DYNAMIC SCULPTURE: spin visual illusion ball and it will change its patterns along with direction and speed of rotation, enjoy different visual effects from various angles, each unit is designed with attention to the smallest detail
  • CREATIVITY & IMAGINATION: simply relax, keep focus, relieve stress, cure autism, mind bending illusion with continuous silent and smooth rotation offers an outlet for restless hands allows your mind to focus on the task in front of you
  • WHAT YOU GET: 1 * visual illusion ball, 2 inch in diameter plus 1.7 inch in height and 7 ounces, suitable size to hold in your palm, it was the best choice for creating a solid desk toy that you would want to use, lifetime technical support
Rank No. #19
MOKOQI Magnetic Levitating Globe with LED Light, Cool Tech Gift for Men Father Boys, Birthday Gifts for Kids, Floating Globes World Desk Gadget Decor in Office Home /Display Frame Stand
  • LEVITATION GLOBE - Globe floating in midair by the magnetic force from bottom and top of frame. 3 LED beads in frame shows Purple, Pink & Cyan colors. Amazing centerpiece.
  • SPINNING 25 MIN - Floating Globe Levitating Globes- Almost zero friction force while it levitation in air. Try drive the globe by your hand, the 360 degree rotation will last 15-25 minutes. Cool decor on desk or Book Shelf Decor. Cool conversation piece with others.
  • COOL GIFT for MEN & KIDS - Great gifts for boyfriend, children, colleagues, even your boss. Perfect birthday gifts for men and personalized Christmas Gifts for men, Anniversary or Valentines day gifts ,Father's Days gift ideas. It is a funny men’s gifts.
  • EASY INSTALL - Globe diameter 3.5 inch /9 cm, easily hold by 1 hand. Switch on the C shape frame, Squat down your body and ensure sight line height is same to the opening of frame. Then follow the user manual and you will success after several times try.
  • WHAT YOU GET - Stand, Globe ball, Power adapter. Globe ball shows country name, ocean, continent by clear words. Attract boys / girls and inspire their exploring spirit and interesting to geography and STEM science.
SaleRank No. #20
Leonardo da Vinci Catapult Kit
  • Comes complete with all pieces pre-cut and ready to assemble
  • Glue included
  • Suitable for beginner model makers
  • Easy to understand instructions

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