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Mar
14
comment What techniques can be used for laying plates at 45° angle?
I've un-deleted this question because I believe others may benefit or wish to add to this question. If you have discovered a solution, feel free to add it as an answer to this question.
Feb
26
comment Large Lego Minifig Styles
The Creator figure look very similar to the ones in the Jack Stone theme.
Feb
23
comment Which bricks warrant an extra to be included in a set?
The inventory of parts provided for sets on Bricklink show which parts are considered extra. It might be possible to calculate which extra parts are the most common across the database of sets.
Feb
12
comment EV3 and HiTechnic Color Sensor Block
For 3rd-party product support you might find it quicker to contact HiTechnic via their support form.
Dec
17
comment Has Lego Box 5508 been discontinued?
A lot of LEGO sets will be out of stock in the run up to Christmas, particularly buckets/tubs of LEGO.
Dec
17
comment What are the codes for the LEGO advent game?
Which advent calender is this for? I.E. City, Friends, Star Wars...
Dec
17
comment What is the centre hole for in modern train tracks?
I suppose it makes sense with the curved rail pieces since they don't clutch directly on to a baseplate in the way straight pieces do. It
Dec
12
comment identification of lego set by color and shape of inner box
Adding good pictures and changing the title of your question (to be more specific) will greatly improve the chances your set is identified.
Dec
8
comment Advanced coloured lines following robot
What hardware/software are you using (NXT, EV3, etc..)?
Dec
8
comment LEGO and fuel company commercial relationship?
The Shell logo re-appeared as early as 2004 in the Ferrari themed sets with the Ferrari F1 Racer. It has since been the favoured fuel brand for Ferrari sets, up until 2012 when the last set was released.
Dec
2
comment Where did “Cheese Slope” get its name?
@DaveDeLong I've updated my answer, hopefully it makes a bit more sense.
Nov
14
comment Identify bulldozer truck -probably from early 90"s
Do you have a picture?
Nov
13
comment Using motors to ring a bell?
As to the design, that's completely up to you and dependent on the construction of your bell tower. I'd be more capable of answering your question if you gave some more details.
Nov
13
comment Using motors to ring a bell?
@Ӎσᶎ I'm going to assume the question asker is going to use a metal bell since he/she would like to use a motor. It would be helpful to have those other points clarified.
Oct
5
comment How to use NXT device as a keyboard key for computer
Is the computer in question capable of receiving Bluetooth messages?
Aug
14
comment Is there a site with the (previous) monthly LEGO Store mini-build instructions?
@GregChabala Thanks, I've fixed the link.
Jul
27
comment What are the armless minifigures from the LEGO boardgames called?
@Joubarc All the microfigures in #3838 are listed as BABY, but Microfigure seems to be the most commonly used word to refer to this piece.
Apr
23
comment Why are there “unique” characters in many sets?
I don't mind getting extra minifigs. I usually break down the parts of the minifig and use the body parts to create different characters.
Apr
15
comment How to make custom LEGO signs, newspapers, etc.
BrickLink has a huge collection of sticker sheets which can be used for inspiration. My answer from a previous question explains how you can obtain decals from existing sticker sheets.
Mar
6
comment What element modifications are incorporated by the LEGOLAND builders?
I remember reading somewhere about how some participially large models (like the LEGOLAND Windsor Dinosour) had steel frames for support.