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Our Weekly Specials

American Hard Maple Blocks - "the real deal"

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INF A12 & B12  Sets

Young Children don't need a large set of toy blocks.  They look at the pieces and show them to other people.  Being able to manipulate and learn the names of shapes is a milestone.  Our smallest block is too large to choke on.  This set is scaled to the same scale as larger sets, and when your child is ready to move up this set will integrate perfectly with larger sets.

"Barclay Blocks has the right
stuff to make your Bauhaus a
Wow House!" - Walter Gropius 

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INFKIT - Version A12
(29 pieces - 13 shapes)
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Premium Maple (USA)

 List - $55.85
10% off Sale $50.27

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Beginner B12
  Wood Block Sets

The Beginner wooden block sets are for youngsters in the range from 4-5.  They are the same size (weight/volume) but the Beginner A is more detailed and has fewer large pieces while the B set has fewer pieces but more big ones.  This set is good for the customer who wants more of the big blocks and fewer small ones.

Beginner Set - Version B12
(85 pieces - 19 shapes) 
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Reg $205.03
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"When you really need to nail up
a lot of theses, nothing works
better than cathedral doors from
BB's." - Martin Luther

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Beginner Set C

This is a "tweeny" set.  It consists of the Beginner Set "A" plus a large additional box of the basic rectangles.  It lies somewhere between the Beginner Set "A" and the sets that are found among the Standard Sets.  It is a good deal larger than the Beginner Set "A" (one and a half times), but smaller than the Base Set "A". It's the right set for the person who wants a Beginner Set but would like to "go long" for the child who is already playing with blocks and enjoys them.

"бинго!  Make a quaint little village
on the Dnieper one day; make
a new one downstream the next!
 - Grigori Potemkin

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Beginner Set
 Version C12
(165 pieces - 27 shapes)

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Reg. - $411.93
20% off Sale $329.55
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Take a deep breath!

This is merely one page of 165 pages including 13 pages with sets of unit blocks. Don't buy something just because it's on sale.  We have smaller sets, bigger sets, cheaper sets, alphabet blocks, booster sets, sets for schools and 97 individual shapes for sale in Open Stock. This is the "specials" page.

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An Imported Rubberwood

Economy Block Set
This is an imported Rubberwood economy block set.  We get these blocks from Thailand and they are so cheap, you couldn't buy the lumber for a set like this made out of American Maple.  The workmanship is okay and they are the correct size for American School sized blocks.  If you want more, but two sets.  At this price, you can't go wrong.

"бинго!  Make a quaint little village
on the Dnieper one day; make
a new one downstream the next!
 - Grigori Potemkin

Rubberwood Kit #5
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Rubberwood Set #511
(150 pieces - 13 shapes)

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Rubberwood (Thailand)

 Regular - $216.02
25% off Sale $162.02
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Triangle Kit
(34 Pieces)

Good for schools.  This set includes most kinds of triangles, and encourages familiarity with their names and relationships.  Kid's like the triangles.  They can be used to make roof joists, and children seem to enjoy fitting them together to get a natural lesson in similarity and congruence.
Triangle Kit
(34 Pieces)
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 Reg $102.71
10% off Sale $92.44
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"Yurt schmert! 
Get me some nice blocks from BB's"
-Mrs. Kahn

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