The Molymod® diamond kit can be used to assemble an elegant model of diamond with 30 carbon atoms arranged in four layers. The atom parts are made of attractive solid black plastic spheres.
Contents of the Molymod® diamond kit
The contents are contained within a sturdy plastic storage box (235 x 170 x 35 mm) and includes a brief instruction leaflet.
- 30 carbon atoms (23 mm diameter, 4-hole, black)
- 40 medium links (grey, medium, single bonds)
In 1998, a large diamond model containing over 30000 Molymod® carbon atoms was put on display at the Science Museum in London in the UK. That giant model was 2.4 metres high and is recorded in the Guinness Book of Records!
The Molymod® system is the original, unique, dual-scale system of high quality low-cost molecular models. These enormously popular sets are ideal for students but are also used by scientists all over the world.
Important notice: Molymod® molecular model products are not toys! They are intended for use as a scientific educational and visual aid, and consequently not suitable for children less than 10 years old.