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Double Rainbowmaker

$39.95

Price: $39.95

Item#:73648

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A fascinating exhibit of both solar energy and light refraction, this see-through device sticks onto any window in direct sunlight to create a never-ending display of scientific beauty. Watch the tiny solar-powered motor spin as twin Swarovski crystals split sunlight into its component colors and send rainbows cascading across walls.

  • 1 3/4''W x 7'' H X 2 1/4'' D.
  • Ages 8 and up

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Double Rainbowmaker
 
4.2

(based on 33 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Entertaining (24)
  • Fun (24)
  • Durable (14)
  • Easy assembly (13)
  • Great value (11)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Indoor (19)
    • Creative development (8)
    • Imaginative play (8)
    • Young children (7)
    • Family (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Grandparent (14), Education oriented (7), Parent of two or more children (7), Working parent (6), Collector (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (17), Yes (14)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great for baby!

    I bought this for my new son's nursery and I couldn't be more pleased. He is currently 8 weeks old and follows the little rainbow light spots around the room. They calm him when...Read complete review

    I bought this for my new son's nursery and I couldn't be more pleased. He is currently 8 weeks old and follows the little rainbow light spots around the room. They calm him when he is fussy and also help him go down for a nap. The light even comes out into our living room when his door is open and it makes me happy instantly. My husband even says that it is the best purchase we have made for him. I'd recommend getting one for yourself and also get a few for gifts. This is the first review I have ever written online but felt that if I could influence someone getting one I should. Even if you don't have kids, it would add a special something to any house. Money well spent!

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Plan on purchasing more than one!

    Remembering "Pollyanna" I was looking forward to rainbows in my sun room. Unfortunately, I was so disappointed that the wheels went around, but the crystals did not turn. There is...Read complete review

    Remembering "Pollyanna" I was looking forward to rainbows in my sun room. Unfortunately, I was so disappointed that the wheels went around, but the crystals did not turn. There is probably a disconnect somewhere in the mechanism. I still want to see this work as described by some of the reviews, so I have gone on and ordered another one. I hope I can see what others have seen with the next one. I am out $40, but still hoping to see the rainbows.

    Reviewed by 33 customers

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    5.0

    wonderful, fabulous rainbowmaker...

    By Wendy Rose

    from seattle, Wa

    About Me Working Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Entertaining
    • Fun

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Indoor

      Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

      You never know when it is going to have enough sun to move, which, makes it that much nicer when it does....Lovely.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Double Rainbowmaker!

      By Uncle Otto

      from Bozeman Montana

      About Me nature lover

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy Assembly
      • Entertaining
      • Fun
      • Great Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • In The Kitchen And Dining

        Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

        If you are feeling low, the sun comes out and the light spins around you. Spirits soar and you bask in the glow of our Sun and its promise of life and warmth. It is just a great feeling and boosts everyone's spirits!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Rainbows galore

        By Th3Blu3

        from Duluth, Minnesota

        About Me Education Oriented, Grandparent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Entertaining
        • Fun
        • Great Value
        • No assembly required

        Cons

        • No off switch

        Best Uses

        • Indoor
        • Pets Love It
        • Young Children

        Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

        I bought the first on of these for my mother for Christmas. Put it in a window right out of the package and its run any time the sunshines, wonderful item and their dog loves watching the rainbows chasing around the room. This is such a great item that I bought another one to give a friend that will love watching the rainbows in her home as well. I do wish they had put an off switch on it but you can just slip a cover over the solar panel to make it stop if need be.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Fascinating gadget

        By Carol

        from Phoenix AZ

        About Me Grandparent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Entertaining

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

            I love it but it is easily broken if it falls.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

            (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Great idea if it worked.

            By Mary

            from Millen, GA

            About Me Education Oriented, Grandparent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                  As a former science teacher I thought this would be the perfect gift for my young grandchildren. I envisioned little rainbows twirling about the room every day the sun shone brightly powering gears to turn the prisms. This occurs, however, only when the sun's DIRECT rays strike the panel. This perfect alignment lasts about as long as an eclipse and is not possible in most houses. This brief, sporadic thrill, where possible, is not worth the price. I am returning all three.

                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Disappointment !

                  By BirdieMom60

                  from Burlington, MA

                  About Me Collector, Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children, Science Oriented, Stay At Home Parent

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Crystals Were Lovely

                  Cons

                  • Ordered 2 Neither Worked

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                    Delivery and return policy are great. It's just a shame that the products didn't work.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    Colorful

                    By Addy

                    from Connecticut

                    About Me Collector

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Fun

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                        happy colorful fun product

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • Yes
                         
                        5.0

                        Excellent Teaching "Toy"

                        By cherjola

                        from Northern British Columbia

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Easy Assembly
                        • Entertaining
                        • Fun
                        • Great Value
                        • Interactive
                        • Realistic

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Creative Development
                          • Family Time
                          • Imaginative Play
                          • Indoor
                          • Special Needs
                          • Young Children

                          Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                          Bought this for my grandson's first birthday. It will be a long lasting "toy" that will teach him as he grows. I am a science teacher, so I try to make sure all my gifts are educational, as well as enjoyable.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • Yes
                           
                          4.0

                          Add color to your life!

                          By eMarie

                          from Warsaw, MO

                          About Me Education Oriented, Grandparent, Parent Of Two Or More Children

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy Assembly
                          • Entertaining
                          • Fun
                          • Great For Grandkids

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Family Time
                            • Young Children

                            Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                            Brightens any sunny day! Granddaughter is fascinated by it.

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            rainbows everywhere

                            By Becky of DIY

                            from New Tripoli, PA

                            About Me Grandparent

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Durable
                            • Entertaining
                            • Fun
                            • Great Value

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Imaginative Play
                              • Indoor

                              Comments about Double Rainbowmaker:

                              With 2 of these in my sunroom, I am able to enjoy the swirling rainbows throughout the day. They are beautiful! All you have to do is put it on the window, and it automatically sends beautiful rainbows around the room (ceiling, walls, floor) when the sun hits it directly.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No

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