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Weirder than you think.


Nov
13
revised What are all the different ways that LEGO pieces join together?
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Nov
13
comment What are all the different ways that LEGO pieces join together?
There are various window / glass / shutter combinations, door / frame combinations and wheel / tyre combinations too.
Nov
13
revised What are all the different ways that LEGO pieces join together?
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Nov
13
awarded  Excavator
Nov
13
revised What are all the different ways that LEGO pieces join together?
Added homemaker arm connection.
Nov
13
comment Lego MOC joining query
There might well be a "legitimate" way to achieve this build, but we have to be open to the possibility that the builder is "cheating". Many MOCers are happy to use "non-purist" techniques that wouldn't be acceptable in official LEGO models. For some, that includes modifying parts or using non-LEGO components. It is possible that the designer of this particular construction has used unorthodox methods. Do you have any other examples of work by the same builder? If s/he is a serial part-modifier then I wouldn't be surprised if that is what is going on here.
Nov
6
revised What are the pros and cons of using a Lego rental service such as Pleygo?
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Nov
6
answered What are the pros and cons of using a Lego rental service such as Pleygo?
Nov
6
comment How can I create a simple steering mechanism for a car?
I'm confused: the OP explicitly states in comments that he's not looking for a motorised solution, but an approved edit includes motorisation as a requirement?
Nov
5
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How can I create a simple steering mechanism for a car?
Oct
31
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What are LEGO's best selling products?
Oct
26
awarded  Yearling
Oct
24
asked LEGO and fuel company commercial relationship?
Oct
19
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
14
comment What are the torque limits of gears?
One thing to bare in mind is that some LEGO gears exist in several variants, each of which may have different torque limits. The following tutorial cites some of these differences: sariel.pl/2009/09/gears-tutorial
Oct
11
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Interfacing Mindstorms NXT 2.0 with webcam
Oct
11
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Do any programs exist that allow you to build your own LEGO manuals?
Oct
11
reviewed Approve suggested edit on NXT software V2.1 runtime installation error in windows
Oct
11
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Compatibility EV3 software with NXT brick - known limits?
Oct
8
revised Is there any way to buy specific duplo blocks from Lego (pick-a-brick style and/or in bulk)?
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