The ballista from Greek βαλλίστρα-ballistra and that from βάλλω-ballō plural ballistae, sometimes called bolt thrower, was an ancient missile weapon that launched either bolts or stones at a distant target.
The wooden Ballista is an exciting model aimed at young and old. It is an ideal gift for people who like both construction and the study of various inventions.
- All pieces are pre-cut and ready to go
- Easy to make in about 1 hour
- Natural, untreated wood from sustainable forests
- Finished size: 27cm long x 18cm high
- Ages 14+