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American Hard Maple Blocks - "the real deal"

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INF A12
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 - $58.65
Sale $52.79

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TOD B12  Kits
The TOD Kits are the largest kits for little tykes up to about 4-1/2.  They are about half again as big as the BAB kits and make a good kits for youngsters not quite ready for Kindergarten.  This kit has enough pieces to build some simple buildings and is a good transition kits for the child that is a trifle young for the beginner kits found next in the Medium Kits. "A" and "B" kits are the same size.  The "B" kits have more of the larger pieces and fewer small ones.
Type B Kits
TODKIT - Version B12
(65 pieces - 17 shapes)


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 List - $156.15
 15% off Sale $132.73
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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 B Sets
The Beginner A & B wooden block sets are for youngsters in the range from 4-5.  We sell more of these sets than any other.  This is the "B" set.  "A" and "B" 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 is the kit for someone who wants more large pieces.  Click "List of Pieces" to see what's in it.  Click the Picture to see more detail.

Beginner Set - Version B12
(85 pieces - 19 shapes) 
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Reg $215.28
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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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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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Base Kits B12
The Base Kits are our best selling kit for children in first grade and beyond.  By this time, your builder needs about 200 blocks to satisfy a growing ambition.  The beginner kits in the medium kits are large enough for a 5 year old, but a 6 or 7 year old has bigger plans and wants to make buildings that look like something, or build towers that require a chair to reach the top.  The "A" kits and the "B" kits are the same size (weight/volume) but they have more of the big pieces. 

Base Kit - Version B12
(160 pieces - 26 shapes)
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Reg. - $499.01
25% off Sale $374.26
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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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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

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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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Super Size Booster Kit
(24 Pieces)

Not to be confused with the Rectangle  Kits.  This kit is composed of blocks that are 1-1/2 times as wide as regular blocks but the same thickness and length.  They make good foundations for sturdy buildings.
Super Size Kit
(24 Pieces)

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Maple Firsts
Reg $121.47
15% off Sale $103.25
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"Too much glass, too utopian
   . . . I don't know, Mies  . . . . 
why don't you try some nice blocks"
 - Mrs. van der Rohe

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