This set will bring back memories to many parents and grandparents who had the opportunity to play with Erector sets as children. This updated set can build up to 25 models. Your child can make many different transportation toys from cars to planes to helicopters. With 207 parts including an electric motor and shock absorbers, this set is sure to please your young builder. The first Erector set, invented by A. C. Gilbert, was introduced in 1913. Today, metal Erector sets are available in different shapes and sizes but remain true to those introduced in the original set. The Evolution series represents the core. Erector Evolution 2 is an educational construction toys that allows the child to develop creativity, concentration and manual dexterity. Toronto based Irwin Toy is the exclusive distributor of Erector. The company founded in 1926, by Samuel and Beatrice Irwin is currently run by a third generation of the Irwin family. Erector products are manufactured by Meccano SA in France.