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Questions tagged [part-identification]

The part-identification tag is used for questions regarding what kit a particular block is from, or what its purpose is.

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What are the holes on the backs of MegaBlocks Call of Duty characters for?

I need help with identifying this, and I'll have a lot more questions.
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What is this piece slightly longer than a 2x2 plate with grooves and a hole?

Once again, I need the collective wisdom of this group to identify a mystery LEGO element! I did a search for "2x2"and went through scores of Bricklink pages, but I couldn't find this particular ...
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Can you identify these LEGO animals, mountains, and minifigs?

Came across this package 2 of a larger set. I could only upload several pieces of it. Can anyone identify this for me please?
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Can you identify these curved grey parts?

Any ideas which set they belong to?
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Please identify these two kinds of Lego bricks (circa 1990's)

I recently bought a lot of Lego that was mostly 1990's bricks, and I had a few things I couldn't identify. One I found on Bricklink, but the other two are baffling me. Here is the first one, a ...
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Can anyone identify this strangely shaped piece (1970s?)

I bought a tin of old Lego second hand - most of the pieces date from the 70s and very early 80s. These definitely say Lego on them. They may be damaged. I cannot find them on other brick identifier ...
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Which of these parts are LEGO elements?

I have saved up quite a few pieces of "plastic" which I am unsure about - can you tell me which ones are LEGO - I've included plates and a figure for scale.
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What is the name of this part

This part is usually used on the simple 4 wide car base mostly seen in city sets. With making these simple cars, it sits on the sides, and provides a base under a 1x4 Panel pieces. 4 studs on the ...
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Can you identify this bevelled grey 2x1 piece?

I found this incredible MOC of the Ghost In The Shell robot and found a piece I have never seen before. Is it a LEGO piece and, if so, can you help me identify it? Link to the image source: https://...
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Identify age of parts from yard sale

I purchased a box of LEGO bricks from a yard sale. Some of the 1x6 bricks are hollow with 2 small slants in them. Other 4x6 plates are very thin with square holes in the bottom. It also came with ...
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Help identify large white wheels

Have lots of mixed pieces that we bought second hand. We have come across very large white plastic solid wheels, resembles sand buggy wheels, but think they must be space related as they are white. ...
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Identify this baseplate

I recently purchased a large lot of LEGO parts. Most everything I'm familiar with, but there are a few pieces that I'd love to get some insight on if anyone here can help.
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Identify LEGO branded forklift piece

Can you help me identify this forklift type piece of LEGO branded plastic? I can't really call it a brick, though it does clutch onto two standard studs.
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What LEGO set are these bags from?

I've got tons of partially built sets. I don't know which set these bags belong to. Trying to sort my kids' LEGO bricks. Any tips welcome!
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Piece identification (Sphere)

I was wondering if this LEGO piece is a valid LEGO, and what is its part number? Can it be used in FIRST LEGO League competitions?
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Are these parts really LEGO?

Hello, can anyone tell me if these yellow and red items are real LEGO parts? I have a sneaky feeling that they have made it into the LEGO pile via somebody 'selling LEGO bulk' but I don't want to ...
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Are those bowls genuine LEGO pieces?

I've been sieving through my video collection and came across a video from 2011. It's part of a series of Ninjago videos giving you tips on fun things you could do with the Spinners. At the end of the ...
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Totally stumped! Part ID - unusual crane part?

Is anyone able to identify this piece? I'm totally stumped in spite of searching through hundreds of vintage sets from the 60s / 70s. Really appreciate any info, thanks!
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LEGO item number for white racing wedge with printed #3

What is the LEGO item number for this piece? What sets does it go to? I'm not having much luck searching for it.
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How do I find a set in a bunch of jumbled up pieces

So my mum bought a LEGO set on eBay a while ago and it didn't come with instructions or a box so we didn't know how to build it but since then it has been jumbled up with a whole bunch of other pieces ...
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What set is this piece from?

I got this in a random lot with lot of pieces from 2001 sets. If you depress the black square on the side, it makes an auditory noise like a siren, but warbled, like in old sci-if movies. The body is ...
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Identification of light and sound part

Found the following car/space craft body this weekend. It takes two AA batteries and has three buttons for different sounds and light sequences. It is marked k8. The part is about six inches long, has ...
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Is this skateboard piece LEGO?

I bought some second-hand Lego and it's a total mish-mash of parts. There was a small quantity of Mega-Bloks in it, but those parts always seem easy to identify. However, I'm stumped about this piece ...
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LEGO or DUPLO ringing doorbell

Does anyone know if this piece can be found anywhere or what it is called? My kids had a ringing doorbell appox 28 to 30 years ago, where you push down a red button that sits on top of a curved ...
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What is the special LEGO Movie 1x1 element shown in the Channel 4 documentary 'Inside LEGO at Christmas'?

I recently watched the UK Channel 4 documentary 'Inside LEGO At Christmas' and in it, one of the employees of Bright Bricks showed a tall 1x1 element that he described as a brick that Lego came up ...
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What is this piece and what is its number?

Does anyone know what number piece this is?
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Yellow cross-shaped LEGO piece ID

I have had this for a while and was wondering what it is.
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Is this piece some kind of rare/modified 200?

I have this piece which vaguely resembles 200, Technic Rack Winder Axle (Rebricked) but one end is different. It is 5 studs long, axle is 1 stud long, the gear lies between 3rd and 4th stud and the ...
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What is the name of the Lego product that snaps together with knobs?

I remember owning a very strange Lego set, but have forgotten the name. The pieces were similar to Technic parts, but different. They were green rounded frames and connected using purple squares with ...
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Part identification

Can you help me identify which part numbers these parts are? I can't find them on Lego's site or on brickset.com: Edit: I've found the two dark grey bricks in the left photo, so that just leaves the ...
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Identification for Hinge-like Piece

I'm trying to follow building instructions on Brickshelf, but I'm having some trouble finding the piece on the right in this photo: . Anyone know what it is?
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Please identify this broken LEGO Technic piece

This piece is from LEGO Technic 8070 Super Car. Can anyone please identify its name as it's broken and I need to get a new one.
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Identify minifigure torso - yellow with blue “N” on front

I've got a yellow torso (with yellow arms). The front (I believe) has a large blue letter 'N' with a orange drop shadow. Otherwise the torso is plain. I've tried loads of search terms on bricklink to ...
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Where did these small tan bricks come from?

I was going through an old box of LEGO bricks from the 70's and 80's and I found a number of small bricks that appear to be about 2/3 size. They have the LEGO logo, and appear to be the official tan ...
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Large blue windscreen with shuttle decal

Can someone help me identify this part, I got it in a bulk lot and want to know what sets are in there.
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Where is this turban headpiece from?

Where is this turban headpiece from?
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I have a 16x16 stud clear base plate. Where is it from?

I found another grab bag treasure. I ended up with a 16x16 stud clear(ish) base plate. A quick look at bricklink gave me a no items found message. I'd like to know which set(s) this piece can be found ...
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Trying to ID a piece.

Light grey, approx. 1 in. X 1 in. Shaped like a bottom jaw or a digger shovel. It has a half round hump in the middle of the piece.
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Where does the left hobo's head come from at 0:18

I identified the right one (Emperor Palpatine), but I can't find the left one's head. Any help? Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=befr11mPESE
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Where does Saul's head come from at 0:12?

I'd like to build the same figure but I am unable to locate the head. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UajSKjQUDPE
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What is this technic pin?

In Kooberz' video, he uses a techinc pin that looks like What is it called?
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Sticker Identification

Does Anybody Know Where This Sticker Is Used Or The Number Of The Piece, I Don't Know The Number.
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Is (C) engraved on a piece an indication that it is Cobi brick?

I know that Lego prints their logo on almost all of their bricks, but some are not given this privilege. I have a couple of pieces, 3x3 in a shape of 2 fingered foot, two pin holes on front corners ...
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Identification of arm like beam

Any part number information about this technic beam?
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Pre-Technic gears?

I have this set of LEGO gears. I remember seeing them first at my grandparents in the mid 80's. They predate my first Technic sets (~84 or 85). I have fond memories of my dad building a 3-speed ...
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What is this snapping brick for / which set is it from?

I've found this DUPLO brick: The red part can be pushed in and snaps out when the button on the top is pressed: Any idea which set this is from or what it could be used for?
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Indentify old LEGO kit, classic car with bird driver

I have 2 parts left from a kit I had as a kid. I'm trying to find out what the kit was? I'm ALMOST sure the driver was a pose-able bird man, many thanks!
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What is this “patent pending” part?

I found this part in our LEGO collection, and I'm really curious what it might be, it looks old and says "Pat. pend" on the back. Do you know? Thanks!
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What ball-joint cup piece or configuration of pieces is shown in this render?

What is the name of this particular ball-cup, or piece combination that forms the thigh component circled below? I have been unable to identify the gray cup piece when comparing it to other parts in ...
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How do I know if this wooden LEGO duck is real?

I bought this wooden duck and I am wondering if this is a real LEGO item.