I am doing a science project and I need a 50g passenger for a car. I need to know how much a LEGO character weighs!

  • does it need to be the size of a minifig? or could you use a TECHNIC figure instead? I think they're about 50g to 60g...
    – user6310
    Commented Apr 10, 2017 at 2:43
  • @HorusKol: You're way off, according to bricklink it's around 12.4g. Commented Apr 10, 2017 at 6:28
  • @Henrik - I saw something else on bricklink that said 0.15 lbs - which is about 60g... but not 100% they're talking about the figure, or the figure plus a couple of other bits...
    – user6310
    Commented Apr 10, 2017 at 6:33
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    Just a tip: if you are doing a science project, then you should personally and demonstrably make sure your passenger is exactly 50g. References like "some users at a public forum said so" are considered to be highly unscientific. Get a scale and do some measurements :)
    – zovits
    Commented Apr 11, 2017 at 4:20

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About 3g (2.98g)

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Based on a small sample of Minifigure part data provided by Bricklink, a minifigure in it's most basic form (Head, Torso Assembly and Legs Assembley) weighs about 3g.

A small hairpiece or cap will add about 0.3g - 0.4g

Large hairpieces/headgear can add about 0.9g - 1.0g.

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