About Stirling Engine Kits
As you glance with frustration back and forth from your electricity bill to your heating bill, the whirring perpetual motion of the shiny little Stirling engine kit you assembled for display on your desk distracts you with visions of simpler, more efficient possibilities. The technology of the Stirling engine is centuries old, although these eye-catching conversation-starters remain relevant and fascinating today, and research into possible industrial applications of Stirling engines is ongoing. Great for decoration or as educational demonstrations, the large inventory on eBay includes Stirling engine kits in a variety of configurations of a perfect desktop-friendly miniature size. Watch the fly wheel of a solar-powered low-temperature Stirling engine spin hypnotically on your patio or in your garden. Light up your students' faces and imaginations with a Stirling steam engine in your classroom. Inexpensive and easy to assemble, these enchanting devices also make great gifts for children and adults alike. Featuring clean precise pieces of steel, brass, and glass, Stirling engines are attractive items on tables and shelves even when they are not in motion.