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Design 42

Model #176140


This fun playground design is compact and fits nearly any site. Super-affordable. A great choice when funds are limited and you want a fun playground for toddlers and preschoolers.



  • Design 42 includes the following components: Critter Canyon, Lava Run Slide, Square Peak Tile Roof, Wire Barrier with Monkey Panel and Wire Barrier with Steering Wheel

Developmental Benefits

  • Sensory
  • Proprioception, Tactile, Vestibular, Visual
  • Motor Skills
  • Agility, Balance, Coordination, Core Body Strength, Endurance, Fine Motor, Flexibility, Lower Body Strength, Motor Planning, Upper Body Strength
  • Cognitive Skills
  • Problem Solving, Strategic Thinking
  • Social/Emotional Skills
  • Cooperation, Imaginative Play, Social Skill Development
  • Learn about Developmental Benefits

Component Details

  • Age Ranges

    • 2 to 5 Years
  • Play Systems

  • Shipping Weight

  • 504 lbs
  • Dimensions

    • Elevated play events: 3
    • Max Fall Height: 30" (0,76 m)
    • Min Area Required: 20' 11" x 20' 11" (6,38 m x 6,38 m) ASTM
  • Design/CAD Files

  • All About Color

  • Color is an important decision, and our products are available in many color options. Contact your consultant to find the colors available for this component.

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Playground products shown in video may not be appropriate for every age group. Playsystems shown in video are for demonstration purposes only. Product configurations may vary.

Video features the PlaySense structure design 42.

[video: scene fades children playing on a small PlaySense playground structure. Two children climb up a Critter climber onto the playground decking. The Critter climber is a plastic climber with bug and animal shape molds that children can climb up on. A woman stands on the side of the climber helping a young girl as she crawls. A baby girl crawls at the bottom of the small double slide. Scene switches to a close-up of the baby girl as she crawls across the ground to the end of the double slide. She reaches the double slide as a boy slides down one of the lanes.]

Woman off camera: Wooh!

[video: scene switches to the baby girl as she stands at the bottom of the Critter Climber. A boy rushes over and climbs up to sit on the climber. Scene fades into a close-up of a young girl as she climbs up the Critter Climber. A woman stands on the side of the climber helping a baby girl as she also crawls up the climber. Camera switches to a side view of a baby girl as she crawls up the Critter Climber all by herself. A woman laughs off camera. Scene switches to a side view as a boy and girl slide down the Double Slide together. Scene switches to a girl crawling through the Permalene handles of the Critter Climber designed with bumblebees and butterflies. Scene switches to a front view of a boy and girl as they slide down the double slide. A mother stands on the side of the slide holding onto the young girl’s hand as she slides down.]

Mother: Wooh!

[video: scene switches to view up at a baby girl as she points to a monkey on a Permalene panel.]

Woman off camera: Give the monkey a kiss.

[video: scene switches to a young girl as she crawls up the Critter Climber. The scene fades to black  as she looks and smirks and the camera while she crawls.]

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Ages 2 to 12 Years


PlaySense® playgrounds are perfect when you are looking for more fun per dollar. These preconfigured playgrounds serve kids ages 2 to 5 and 5 to 12 so everyone is happy, and every community can have an affordable playground to call their own.

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