Web site: http://www.bobthebuilder.com
Aimed at pre-schoolers, this series follows the adventures of Bob and his machines: Scoop the leader/digger, Muck the digger/dumper, Dizzy the cement mixer, Lofty the crane and Roley the steamroller. Bob's business partner Wendy and Pilchard the cat all help out in the builder's yard. Other characters include Farmer Pickles, his tractor Travis and the naughty scarecrow Spud -- who is always up to mischief.
Scrambler's Best Idea/Start from Scratch #704
When Roley wins the Playtime Build Competition, Scrambler is disappointed and decides to go ahead and build his own treehouse anyway! Scoop shows Scratch how to juggle and kick a football. Bob is impressed.
- KET Saturday, August 30 at 6:30 am EDT
Two New Machines! #605
A big, booming cement mixer named Tumbler arrives to help build the Bobland Bay skate park, and Dizzy is given the job of showing him around. But Tumbler's larger-than-life arrogance becomes a little too much for his guide, and Tumbler soon finds himself alone in Sunflower Valley.
- KET Saturday, September 6 at 6:30 am EDT
Scoop's Challenge #606
Bob and the team are building an ice cream parlor, and Packer volunteers to pick up both the ice cream and an oversized model of an ice cream cone for the roof.
- KET2 Saturday, September 13 at 10:30 am EDT
Splasher to the Rescue #613
Splasher, an amphibious vehicle, arrives into town for his first day of work taking the hotel guests for sight-seeing tours by land and sea. After a brave water rescue, he becomes known as Super-Splasher. Bob and the team are going to surprise Gripper and Grabber, who are coming from the city, with a new shelter.
- KET2 Saturday, September 20 at 10:30 am EDT
Spud Hits the Airwaves #610
While DJ Mike Turntable is out running an errand, Spud runs the radio station. Mike tells him that in the world of radio, "bigger is better," but Spud takes the advice a little too literally and concocts a series of wild stories.
- KET2 Saturday, September 27 at 10:30 am EDT
The Big Dino Dig Special (Pt. 1) #801
Lofty is jealous of the camaraderie between the three diggers, Scoop, Muck and Scratch. They finally ask him to join their club. A huge dinosaur skeleton is discovered on a dig when building a fun park for children. Scoop and Scratch hatch a plan to find their own dinosaur.
- KET2 Saturday, October 4 at 10:30 am EDT
The Big Dino Dig Special (Pt. 2) #802
Rubble discovers a Pterodactyl skeleton! Bob comes up with a new design for the flying ride - based on Rubble's Pterodactyl! Roley is flattered when Scratch tells him he thinks he's the best flattener in the world! So flattered, that he becomes determined to live up to Scratch's expectations.
- KET2 Saturday, October 11 at 10:30 am EDT
The Big Dino Dig Special (Pt. 3) #803
Today's job is to build a railway that will travel around the Dinosaur Fun Park. Scratch discovers a huge Stegosaurus skeleton! Muck and the other diggers excavate the skeleton and construct a properly designed bridge. On the last day of the dinosaur park project, the team builds a fence around the park.
- KET2 Saturday, October 18 at 10:30 am EDT
Bobland Bay Takes Shape #607
Tumbler wants the design for the Bobland Bay promenade to be unique, but finding the right idea turns out to be harder than he had thought. Then some friendly animals provide an unexpected source of inspiration by leaving their tracks in Tumbler's wet cement.
- KET2 Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 am EDT
Official web site: http://www.bobthebuilder.com
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