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Mega Bloks identification

Does anyone know what sets these packs of mega bloks are from? These were mixed in with Lego that I brought.
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Which set would these red and grey pieces be from?

Hoping for help in identifying which set these bags have come from. These were given to my son but we are missing bag 1 and instructions. Pictures of front and back of packets:
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Is there an open dataset of LEGO part photos suitable for machine learning?

I'm working on an app to identify LEGO elements from a photo using machine learning. I've completed a crude prototype that only supports the most common 10 elements. I'm currently rendering images for ...
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Can anyone identify what set these may have come from? Lots of burgundy colored pieces and a few Technic pieces

The year listed is 2011, but I really have no other information as these were salvaged from a thrift store.
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What are possible sets for these castle pieces?

I bought what I thought was a box of Lego bricks that contained a castle. About half the castle pieces were there. This is a picture of some of the major and larger pieces. I'm wondering if someone ...
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Simplest/cheapest way to build a tensegrity model?

My daughter saw some beautiful and interesting tensegrity (tensional integrity) LEGO models on the Internet: and she would like to get one for her birthday. We've got a few Harry Potter LEGO sets at ...
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Pentagonal shield attachments

Do the Pentagonal Power Shields have 2 anti-studs on the back. Would they attach more firmly to a LegoBrick, Modified 1 x 1 x 1 2/3 with Studs on 1 Side then a basic headlight brick?
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Unsure what set this bag of small tan and grey elements goes to

I found this bag and I'm not sure what set it goes to.
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more help identifying material

Ok, since my daughter has gotten into LEGO extensively lately, and I've pulled out all the bins that I got good deals on from prior years (like back in 2018/2019, I found one other (hopefully last) ...
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My copy of Republic Fighter tank 7679 doesn't have a part count. Is it legit?

Oddly enough it has no part count on the box whatsoever and I bought it from a Italian seller on Bricklink. It was quite expensive. I doubt this is a counterfeit. But you can't be to sure. Why is ...
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Duplo block with facecloth or towel on

I'm currently kitting out a new bathroom for my Lego son, and I would like to modify a set of drawers, including using Duplo pieces as labels for the drawer contents. I've found Duplo blocks for ...
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What does 18853 (Friends flower) connect to besides 37695 (Plant stem with 3 leaves) or 11609 (Friends accessories star)?

What does 18853 (Friends flower) connect to besides 37695 (Plant stem with 3 leaves) or 11609 (Friends accessories star)? Is there a good way to attach it to common plant stems (3741) like this one:
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Gearing problem

I have a technic MOC with lots of gears which runs fine when motorized with the Control+ L motor, the motor itself attached to the "dumb" battery box that would have been included with the ...
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Can an EV3 power a buggy motor with the NXT to 9V extension cable?

On Philo's motor comparison webpage, https://www.philohome.com/motors/motorcomp.htm, it says that the buggy motor (42908 lego id, 5292 bricklink id) is not recommended to be powered by an RCX as the ...
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Can the new road plates be used to build ramps or hills?

I have the new LEGO City road plates, and I'm wondering if they can be used to create ramps or hills. Here's the road plate system I'm referring to: Ramps and hills weren't easy to create with the ...
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Grand piano page 269 of instructions - are the gears suppose to stop after a quarter turn or keep going when reversing directions

The directions show the gears are suppose to move counter clockwise. When I follow the directions on page 268-269, and push the reverse button on the Lego power-up app for the Grand Piano, the gears ...
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Remove 3, maybe 4, decades old PVA glue from Lego

A friend of mine gave me a large crate of Lego that he found in the house he just bought. It appears to be several sets from the late 70's. (I spotted the building instructions for the 850 and 851 ...
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Help identifying potentially two LEGO sets - Hogwart's and Star Wars?

I just received a LEGO Eiffel Tower set from a very generous neighbor. With the set, she included two other bags of LEGO pieces just in case the Eiffel Tower set was not complete and had pieces of it ...
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unknown pieces of a set - stickers on round corner bricks

I have found these pieces in a bulk purchase and I would like to find out the set. They have sticker on it. Maybe a star wars set? many thanks
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I bought a box of used LEGO and found these 4 bags in it

No pieces stand out. I see just one minifigure with a red body without anything indicating what it is. Any idea what set it belongs to?
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Can anyone tell me where to donate a lot of Hero Factory parts and pieces?

Wondering where to donate gently used Hero Factory parts and pieces. Surely there are people who might want them. Not sure if Goodwill will take them. I have already tried eBay. Any other ideas? I'd ...
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Which Lego brick number is this? 1 x 3 connected vertically to a base

Please can someone help me to identify the brick in the picture. Thanks.
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Train with two Powered Up hubs

I'm building a motorized train. The locomotive has two Powered Up train motors, one at each end. However, no matter where I place the hub inside the locomotive, the wires on the train motors are too ...
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Automating rotation of a block on a track

How do I rotate a block 180 degrees after an item (like a car or train) passes a certain point in a track?
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Can cherries connect to anything?

Can the Cherry Piece connect to anything such as a hollow 1x1 round plate or a 1x1 round brick?
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Last help question of the day for this novice

Thanks for all of the help in identifying parts to a tub of LEGO I received back in 2019 but have not looked at until yesterday because my daughter has started getting into LEGO. I am so thankful for ...
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Help identifying parts for a novice

Thanks for all of the help yesterday. I am so thankful for this community since I am a novice. I took a look through the Sterilite tub of LEGO again today and pulled some more creations that I ...
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How should I go about buying 10-20 generic minifigs?

Not a collector, just looking to fill out a few things with sort of generic minifigures. I don't care a ton about what they look like, or even if they're all unique. Just looking for a good variety of ...
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Identify sets including tan building and gray engines

These are the last two potentially identifiable LEGO parts received in my garage sale lot find back in 2019 that I am finally getting around to looking at.
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Finding out if these are partial creations to any sets

I recently purchased a Sterilite box of LEGO at a garage sale and it contained some partial creations. Some of these look like they may belong to a set while others may be individual creations. Can ...
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Chandelier with candles

I want to make a hanging chandelier with candles. The centerpiece is Technic Knob Cog . My initial thought was to design it just like the Big Ben Church bells (step 278). However, I don't think that ...
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Finding out what sets these bags belong to?

I recently opened up a Sterilite box of LEGO from a garage sale to find some unopened bags. How can I figure out what sets these belong to? The Bags have numbers on them if that helps...424R8 is on ...
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What version of Lego Digital Designer has all the parts that LEGO ever added?

I would like to know what version of Lego Digital Designer has all the parts that the Lego company has ever added to the program, before the program was discontinued. I was able to find more parts ...
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Identification of a fence-like part

In the pictures of a very large Rivendell moc of some years ago I came across a fence-like piece(I have encircled one of them). I have tried to identify it myself by browsing through the parts catalog ...
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Grey pieces: 4x12 plate with cutouts, 2x4 hinge with only four studs on one side, 1x2 plate with big cylinder on the side

Can someone tell me the part numbers of the following pieces? Unfortunately there aren't any numbers on the pieces.
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Identify a non-Lego Santa set

Yeah so basically I tried the usual sites, but even putting in “North Pole sign” came up with nothing except one kinda similar. I can’t find anything on this set. Please help.
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Xbox to Robot Inventor?

Is it possible to connect an Xbox controller directly to the Lego Robot Inventor(51515) intelligent brick?
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Is it possible to convert .part to .dwg, and if so, how?

Is it possible to convert a Part Designer part (.part file) to a CAD file (.dwg, for example)?
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Prepare for Wedo WRO

My son is 5 years old and completely hooked on to Wedo. I would like to unlock the possibilities for him to explore his area of interest. One such avenue can be to prepare for competitions like WRO. ...
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EV3 Brick: Powers on then off and won't stay powered on

I have an EV3 brick that when I press the power button the red lights all come on - the display shows starting up but after 3 seconds it powers off. The same happens when I press the power and right ...
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How to increase the voltage supplying to technic motor through the Technic hub?

I have four technic Large motor, all connected to a technic hub. I am using the motor to turn some large propellers and the hub is powered by six 1.5 V (maybe less) batteries. So each motor would get ...
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Piece stuck in LEGO T-Rex body part nr. 6223585

My son stuck a rod piece through one of the openings in the T-Rex body middle part (part# 6223585). How can I open up the body to retrieve the rod piece? The body is made of two parts that are clipped ...
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What is this piece called? two connected cylinders

Hi, I'm putting the pieces together for a Vostok spacecraft. I'm stuck at this piece, can anyone help me identify it please?
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what plastic is used in the floatable hull of 60266 Ocean Exploration ship?

I need to know what plastic is used for the hull (dark blue) of the 60266: Ocean Exploration Ship, in order to glue a reinforcement on. I bought this for my boys (younger than the advertised 7+). It ...
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Parts for a 4 Candle set

I want to build several stands with 4 candles. Here's my plan from bottom to top 3 round 1x1 bricks for the base a palm top to branch into 4 parts a round 1x1 brick on each of the 4 bars a pin holder ...
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Control Lego Technic Control+ Hub via Python

Is it possible to control the Lego Technic Control+ Hub with Python? I have tried using Pybricks but that didn't work well for me.
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Motorized Excavator (8043) set alternatives

I'm on the search for a motorised excavator set and have the 8043 in mind. It is now retired and no longer available. Are there any alternative currently available sets? I have looked at a few options ...
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Lego Commando Droid original or fake Legs

I have some LEGO Commando Droids. The torso, head and arms are original with the LEGO logo, but the legs have no logo. They do however have numbers on them (here 2, on others 4 or 3) The legs are in ...
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LEGO Movie projector [closed]

A few years ago, I built a movie projector out of LEGO. I posted pictures of it in Wikipedia. In the notes that explain these images, I explain that the width of the film is 31.4 mm. Is it the right ...
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Lego Wedo 2.0 projects

I am new to Lego. Got an ESM for my son when the pandemic started. Now we got a Wedo 2.0. Please suggest me any good set of project instructions or book which will help him to learn.

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