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Companies who make bricks that are compatible with LEGO bricks.

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Does anyone know these non-LEGO bricks? dimples in studs, no connectors on the bottom

We found this box of old (definitely) non-LEGO bricks in Czech Republic. Probably from the seventies or eighties? Does anyone know the manufacturer - brand or set (s) from which they can be? We ...
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Are these bricks with dimple on top of a stud LEGO?

These bricks came in a lot of LEGO bricks from the 1960's-1970's. I have looked on Google to check other manufacturers and I couldn't find a match to them.
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Which sets do these pieces belong to? Orange (non-Lego) and orange/black (Lego)

Which sets do these pieces belong to? Thanks!
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Can anyone identify these two makers marks (logos) on these “Clone” bricks?

This may seem a bit weird but over a number of years I've saved a small collection of random Lego bricks I've found among driftwood/debris along the Ohio River bank, after rises and falls of the river....
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Please help identify these bricks with holes between the rows of studs

Hi I came across these bricks. But I have no idea what they are. They are plastic as far as I can tell. I hope someone knows a bit more
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What is this rounded, textured piece with connections at right angles?

Can someone please help me to identify this LEGO brick? Here is another view:
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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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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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Reinforcing a pair of Bent Double 11.5 Liftarms under Rotational Tension

I purchased a clone MOC out of interest a few months back, this following set. Because it does use clone pieces, I knew there was a high chance of breakage and poor fit, especially in the tensegrity ...
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What Mega Bloks set is this? Purple-ish, roughly egg-shaped vehicle

I need the theme and set name please.
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Is this part real LEGO or a knockoff?

I bought a LEGO lot off craigslist a few days ago with some sets and some bulk parts. It included some parts that appeared to have been bought in bulk (maybe pick-a-brick?). It also had some random ...
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What's this rod part?

Any ideas? I can't find a part number anywhere.
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Identify brand of these non-LEGO parts

I bought a bulk of bricks, some of them are not LEGO, but the quality is perfect - gloss, fit, plates have groove, transparent parts are clear. I would like to know which brand also produces such nice ...
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Does any one know a model or set number for my son's broken piece?

It's Mega Blocks, a small blue piece Spiderman retractable web where you push a button on the little block and the string recoils back inside the block. All I can get is it's Spiderman retractable web ...
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Identify these non-LEGO vintage building logs

I found these little brick logs. Mum said they were sticklebricks but they're definitely not! Does anyone know what they are?
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Will non-Lego remote controls work with Lego IR receivers?

I bought a KAZI model of a Chinese bullet train CRH400F a month back and want to use a remote control. I bought an IR receiver and remote control, but the other IR receiver is lost in the post. So I'm ...
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Need help identifying or locating pieces - 4-stud T-shaped plates

I'm trying to find plates to build a baseball mascot with my kids. I can't find the actual set anywhere (it's actually a FOCO BRXLZ brand set), so I am trying to piecemeal the set. I'm not concerned ...
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Help identify Mega Bloks pieces - giant blue hands, blue and white striped arms and feet, boards/snowshoes

I’ve been sorting through my 19 year old sons Lego and found a few Mega Bloks pieces I can’t identify. Any idea what set these blue and white pieces could be a part of?
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Are Chinese clone brands considered to be safe for children?

Is there some kind of official source regarding the safety of bricks made by brands other than LEGO®? I'm not talking about choking hazard or similar (these are obvious) but heavy metal (lead, ..) or ...
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Are these LEGO windows?

I have had these windows in my LEGO collection since the 80's and my mum bought them second hand. They look and feel like Lego but don't have the word LEGO stamped inside the hollow circles on top.
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What brand set do I have?

I'm trying to find the LEGO-like set I have so I can buy more and I want to make sure they are compatible. The box top says "max" and I have some of the instructions. You can build a castle, ...
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Quality of XSZ / KSZ sets on AliExpress

There's a LEGO-compatible brand called "Smartable" or KSZ (or XSZ, I can't tell) that appear on AliExpress. Do you know the quality of their parts?
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Different brand, slightly bigger than Lego

I have a set of Technic bricks used by an academy for teaching robotics to children. They are not compatible with Lego (I think that the pitch is 9mm instead of the 8.6mm of the original Lego design). ...
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Can you identify this modified 1x1 plate?

Please can you identify this LEGO piece. I need to know what the name is from this piece.
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Looking for instructions to Mega Bloks “Blok Bots” 9356 set

I need instructions for Mega Bloks "Blok Bots" set 9356. Can't find it on https://support.megabrands.com/en-us/instructions
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Identifying some hair, a green “gem”, and white minifigures accessory

I recently acquired a few pounds of LEGO with some off-brand building blocks mixed through it. I've got three mystery pieces that I haven't been able to find on Bricklink. I'm wondering if they are ...
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Is there anywhere that you can buy *custom* individual Lego-compatible bricks?

There are pieces I'd like to get, like "door rail" inside and outside corner plates, double-sided plates, 1x1 and corner masonry bricks, 1x1 panels (not a corner, more like Lego 4865), as ...
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Blue rounded 1x4 piece identification

There aren't any LEGO markings. Does anyone recognize the sticker? It's most likely from around 2013. I would like to know what set it is from.
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Help identify this non-LEGO set - curvy slopes and stickers

I don't believe this is a LEGO set because there is no branding on the studs but hopefully someone recognizes the sticker and can tell me which set this is? I'm looking for the exact set as I was ...
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Megabloks need help identifying what set

On the bottom it says mega bloks I tried finding any type of castle with it I don't see anything can anyone identify it please
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Have I got a mystery croissant lurking in my Lego collection?

I've loved every minute of a massive LEGO sort-out recently, but a mystery imposter lurked in there. My kids swear blind that we've had these two types of croissant for over seven years, but I don't ...
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Need help identifying this non-Lego set - looks like a grey spaceship

This all came in a sealed pack. I can't seem to figure out which set it is - does anyone have any ideas? I'm sure there are more pieces to it.
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Can you help me find this specific part (looks like a mudguard) anywhere?

I have 2 of these pieces and don’t know where they came from (already did some searches), but it looks similar to some mudguard pieces. I think the numbers on one piece say 0704 and 0401 and the ...
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Is this a LEGO part? It looks very similar to a technic axle connector 2x3 with ball socket

I recently bought a bag of random LEGO pieces which contained some non-LEGO pieces. This piece looks a lot like a Technic axle connector 2x3 with ball socket (32174 / 60176 / 93571 / 89652) but not ...
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Miniature Lepin box door stuck inside box itself

Yes, maybe the title may be confusing, but this image says it all: I got a Lepin city set not too long ago, and it included this box. I have no idea how this happened but during use the door ...
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What set does this Lego S.W.A.T van go to?

I found this in my wife's closet when I was trying to look for my dress shoes. I want to know if this is worth anything and what set this goes to. Sorry if it's dusty. There is also a little gun that ...
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Identify these windows/doors

I have these old windows. I am unsure if they are even official lego.
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What is inside BuWizz 2.0?

I'm interested in Buwizz PCB and components. Can someone share good photos of the Buwizz PCB (both sides)? It will be very cool to see Buwizz 2.0 but older versions will also be good.
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Need help identifying helmet

I cannot identify this minifigure helmet I have. It looks like some sort of a biker helmet. This piece came in a bulk of parts, which are LEGO, however not entirely sure this is legit LEGO piece. It ...
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Please help me identity this part (Duplo size)

I got a lot of pre-owned blocks and there's a part I couldn't figure what it is for. There is no part number printed on it; I guess it is not produced by LEGO, probably just some clone brands instead. ...
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What are the part numbers for these book-like items? [closed]

post of LEGO-like books from Aliexpress
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Fiery hair/head

I thought I saw a head with flames on it. (Maybe it was a hair piece?). I looked for 'flame' and 'fire' on BrickLink but couldn't find it. Here's a custom minifigure that may be using the hair piece ...
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Can anyone identify this wheel-like part from the Kazi 10005 80cm WW2 German Railway Gun “Dora”?

Pictures below show a part from the Kazi 10005 80cm WW2 German Railway Gun "Dora". I've been looking on Bricklink for this part, but I can't seem to find it. Does anyone know if this actually exists ...
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Unknown Minifig Accessory (chrome silver/pearl gold)

I got a bunch of these in a bulk bin and cannot figure out what they are. It is possible they are not lego itself as I cannot find a lego logo on it anywhere. Anyone know what they are?
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Do these bagged GUDI pieces make up a single set?

I purchased what I thought was some second-hand LEGO today. There was a single plastic bag with the words "Complete Set" written on it in sharpie marker. There were 6 sealed polybags inside, ...
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Identify the set these LEGO elements are from

I have a LEGO set without any instructions: Which set could it be, how can it be assembled? Thanks you
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Identify this tire

Can anyone identify this tire in the photo below? Looking for brand & part number. It's black, rubber, narrow. Solid inside (no space for an inner tube). Slightly larger than 1" diameter. There ...
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Help identifying wedge tile piece

2 x 3 flat tile piece. Same size as 2 x 3 wedge plate but I cannot find anything listed with the smooth top. "P 9" marking on the back with "lego" stamp but no part id number.
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Can you identify if this part is original?

Recently, I bought a LEGO part from Bricklink (Technic, Steering Arm with 4 Ball Joints with Black Wheel Hub (x872 / x873)). I'm not sure if it is an original part or not, because I don't see any ...
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Is this a real Technic cloak?

I found a cloak piece in some used LEGO I bought from a former LEGO employee. The cloak does not say LEGO on it, but it fits perfectly onto Technic figures with a satisfying pop and matches the ...