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location Liverpool, United Kingdom
age 39
visits member for 3 years
seen Feb 3 at 15:39
I like wooden pencils.

Apr
9
comment LEGO cleaning techniques and tools
I'd never thought of using it for washing - doh!
Apr
9
comment LEGO cleaning techniques and tools
A good quantity of bleach always works for me, even when blocks have been coloured in with felts.
Apr
9
comment LEGO cleaning techniques and tools
I've had good results with the gentle application of 800 wet and dry paper, followed up with T-Cut (car colour restorer).
Oct
27
comment How to minimise or remove sun-stains/fading from blocks?
Has anyone tried using Vanish Oxi Action (or other oxygen based bleaches)?
Oct
27
comment Does the LEGO company sell LEGO brick organization bins?
These clear plastic AKRO containers are commonly used in UK takeaways (takeout?)! I'd never thought of using them for this before now.
Oct
27
comment Does the LEGO company sell LEGO brick organization bins?
Any suggestions for retailers in the UK?
Oct
27
comment How can I invert the direction of blocks in a structure?
+1: Now I understand!
Oct
25
comment What are the best options for building a LEGO RC car?
Some inspiration on YouTube: LEGO technic car with Power functions. Hats off to this chap!
Oct
25
comment What is an Erling brick?
+1: I wish I could +1 again for the HoMa's World of Bricks link too
Oct
25
comment What tool can get two 1x2 plates apart without damaging them?
I'd never understood how these worked until I saw the second image - cheers.
Oct
25
comment Do LEGO bricks float?
Oh dear! Have I blasphemed?! ;)
Oct
25
comment Do LEGO bricks float?
Also, what about glue? (I realise this might not be so practical).
Oct
25
comment Do LEGO bricks float?
Could you use cling film (plastic wrap in the US?) as a seal between the bottom layer of bricks?
Oct
25
comment Is it safe to wash LEGO pieces in the dishwasher?
I can vouch for this first hand - even hand hot water can warp bricks!