Questions tagged [piece-information]

Questions asking for information about a known LEGO element/brick. Include the [Identification] tag for questions about unknown elements.

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What is the meaning of the available color lists in Bricklink searches?

Recent AFOL; figuring out Bricklink. I'm trying to understand the color lists that are retrieved by searches in Bricklink. Using Bricklink, I searched for part 3068a (2x2 tile without Groove), and ...
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Colors common to multiple parts?

New AFOL here, learning the ropes of BrickLink searches. Can't see how to do this, yet: For which specific colors are all of the following parts available? 2 x 2 Brick (Part# 3003). 1 x 2 Plate ...
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Differences in varieties of 2x2 tile ( 3068 3068a 3068b )?

New AFOL here. I am interested in the differences between the three flavors of 2x2 tile: 3068 Tile 2 x 2 (Undetermined Version) 3068a Tile 2 x 2 without Groove 3068b Tile 2 x 2 with Groove Could ...
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What kind of LEGO are these?

Can somebody tell me what are these round heads and these strange cars? I bought these from a bazaar. The heads are round. There weren't any bodies, just heads. The cars are strange. Looks like from ...
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2x2x2 cube with smooth plate on bottom?

I have a follow-up to my previous question about building a 6x6x6 smooth-sided cube. Do these three pieces create a 2x2x2 cube, smooth on top and bottom, and all four sides, with the height exactly ...
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What do these numbers on the top of these mini linear actuators denote?

I'm building 42082 and there are 4 of these but 3 unique numbers in the tops. 20X8 on two 29X8 on one 35X8 on another I'm guessing they are serial numbers from machines that made them but I wondered ...
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Opposite brick of Brick, Modified 1 x 2 with Studs on 1 Side

I was wondering if there was an opposite brick to this one: Basically, I am looking for a 1 x 2 brick with two holes on the side where I could join the brick mentioned above.
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Can you identify this axle coupling?

Can you identify this piece. It can be used to join 2 axles together and I'd like to order more. I've also seen some without the cross shape inside which I think can join bars together. side view ...
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Can you identify these mountain pieces

top view side view profile view 2 x 2 bricks added for size reference
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Can you identify these snowy icicles for me?

Can someone identify the part number for the downard pointing icicles in this scene?: If I can get the little groups of 3 snowballs on the roof too, that would be great.
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Identify pieces for this Griffin

I'd like to make just the top part of this griffin Can you help me identify the eye, ears, beak and that weird curvy white part on top? I think I can find the rest.
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How to locate pneumatic leak

I have a simple pneumatic claw with a 2 pump compressor that I built somewhat recently. It worked fine for a while, producing up to 4 bars of pressure, but then the system wouldn't increase the ...
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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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Booty Bay from World of Warcraft [closed]

I would like to build a replica of Booty Bay from World of Warcraft. Here's some screenshots: To make the ramps angled correctly, I'm planning on using something like part # 44570: Can you help me ...
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How to obtain a missing part?

I'm building the 21320 LEGO Ideas Dinosaur Fossils set. Looks like there is a part missing. I only have one of the part in the attached image. How can I identify the part number and obtain it?
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Overview on how to use special Technic parts?

I just came out of my "Dark Age" inspired by my kids growing up and getting more and more out of Duplo and into Lego. I bought a mixed lot of Technic parts and man, there are a lot of new parts! So ...
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Will Duplo trains fit onto a regular 6 stud LEGO track?

There's a thread here establishing that regular LEGO trains arguably fit onto Duplo track, but have trouble with underbelly clearance. What about the opposite? Will a Duplo train fit onto six-stud ...
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Why doesn’t part 30099 fit into the System?

Part 30099 - Brick Arch 1x5x4 Inverted doesn’t seem to fit into the LEGO system. I cannot find a part that fits on the bottom stud and provides continuity to the concave slope of the arch. A tile is ...
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What are these part numbers?

Can someone help me figure out what both of these LEGO part numbers are? The first two pictures are the same brick at different angles to show it's strange design, while the third picture is the ...
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Identify this license plate holder piece

Please tell me the name of this piece. I've been looking for it for hours on LDD and have tried searching for it with many names. I know that you use it for cars and it's a very common piece too. ...
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LEGO kit 42082 step 1041 issue

Gray part will not fit into black pieces labeled 1 and 2. Tried them all, doesn’t fit right. If I put the gray piece in the other end it fits, but that’s not how it’s supposed to go. It’s like the ...
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What part is this?

I need some help identify this part number or name. Thanks in advance.
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Ain't no mountain high enough… - what is the tallest LEGO piece?

What is the tallest LEGO single piece ever? Clarifications It must not necessarily be a purchasable block. By tallest, I mean a piece preferably in its natural standing position, although also the ...
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Does the LEGO Star Wars Holiday X-Wing (4002019) contain any unique pieces?

The 2019 LEGO Employee Gift 4002019 is a holiday-style Star Wars X-Wing Fighter. From what I can tell, this set is based on the current LEGO Star Wars X-Wing Fighter, with some different colored ...
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Does someone know this tire's origin? What set contains this piece?

I bought a box of LEGO in a second-hand store for my niece and in it was 4 of these wheels. Can someone help me find it so I can build the rest?
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Missing parts in a Lego Mindstorms box [duplicate]

Could it be that there are parts missing in a LEGO box? I've a new set of LEGO Mindstorms (reference number 31313) and I'm missing the parts 4499858 4211805 Where could I get them?
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Hidden Side Paranormal Intercept Bus, Ghost Video Game?

The Hidden Side Paranormal Intercept Bus makes several references to classic LEGO sets and video games, like Rock Raiders and Bionicle. I'm wondering about the game sticker featuring a ghost. It ...
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Connected flexible 2 x 2 white plates - what set?

I'm going through my old Lego collection and trying to identify the original sets they're from. The bulk of the Lego is from the 70s and 80s. I have a piece that is two white 2 x 2 plates joined ...
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Need basic info re Lego terminology including common scales and measurement of basic brick

Where can I find basic Lego terminology illustrated with Lego parts, e.g. what's a stud? what's a plate? I also need to know the names of the most common scales of basic Lego kits, and measurement of ...
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Complete set of 2004 Knights Kingdom card images?

Back in 2004 LEGO released a Knights Kingdom line of sets with trading cards for a trading card game. Those trading cards had some pictures and story information on them. I was able to find pictures ...
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How to fix cracked minifig arms?

I have a few minifigs with their arms cracked lengthwise, which is a big problem as the hands constantly fall off at the slightest touch (or even fall off of their own accord). Is there any way to fix ...
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How to verify authenticity of smaller LEGO parts?

Can anyone help me identify the logo or mark on some smaller LEGO pieces? I have many 1*1*2/3 slope with no LEGO stamp but do have a (C) copyright symbol (full circle not just brackets) and a number ...
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Where is the motor in the 42082 Rough Terrain Crane box supposed to be?

The Rough Terrain Crane set (42082) has an outer box with a lot of parts-bags and the 4 wheels in it. And there is an 2nd inner box with the manuals, the battery-holder and more parts-bags. I ...
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What is the use of a single ultrasonic signal?

The EV3 ultrasonic sensor has an advanced mode that includes an option to use single or continuous sensing as described in the Help page: You can choose whether the sensor sends a single ultrasonic ...
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Help Me Identify This Brick / Bracket

I'm trying to recreate the building in the picture (Berghain by Matteo Plateroti), but I'm having trouble finding what bricks, tiles, or brackets were used at the bottom layer with white stripes. I ...
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What are these parts? Building Tip: Traffic Light Lego Creator

This look like a sturdy well designed set of traffic lights by LEGO. The constructing video links are below. Unfortunately LEGO didn't provide the part details. I am no expert, can anyone help? On ...
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Why do Technic beams have an odd number of holes?

Why do LEGO Technic beams tend to have an odd numbers of holes? Is it for making it suitable for designing models? Or does the owner of The LEGO Group love either odd or even numbers?
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Which part is this grey circular piece?

Hello all, the base of the gun barrel, does anyone know which part is it?
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Minecraft The Nether 21106 microworld set bags?

Can anyone tell me how many plastic pouches come in this set? My box has five plastic bags and two instruction books. And also one long orange piece separately. I'm trying to find out if I am missing ...
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Detect distances over 255cm with EV3 ultrasonic sensor?

In my use case, I have to detect things about 3-4 meters. I don't need to be accurate, +-2 or 3cm is enough. The EV3-G and most other places have a max distance of 255cm, which I understand that it is ...
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Does everything produced by The LEGO Group count as “LEGO pieces”?

I'm wondering if things like LEGO store plastic bags, LEGO boxes, instruction booklets, packaging etc., count as "LEGO pieces" if I incorporate them into a build for the purposes of posting as a ...
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What is the wall thickness of a lego brick? [duplicate]

Different sources show different thickness for the wall. I've seen everywhere from 1.0mm to 1.8mm. I need to know with a high degree of confidence since I'm making an aluminium lego piece of a school ...
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Pearl gold vs flat dark gold

I've ordered 4 "pearl gold" pieces of part 92690 on BrickLink. Unfortunately, the seller had to adjust the order as he only had 3 such pieces, he proposed adding two more in "flat dark gold" in ...
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Electric motors - what for beginning?

I just got my first Technic joblot and now I am thinking about adding motors. I already have some - cheap ones from Amazon. I attached 1 axle pin to such motor with glue gun, works well except one ...
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Buy new lego tires/tyres and treads

I'm part of a Lego team making competitive bots, and noticed that newer tires have better traction than our tires which are 5 years old. Any ideas where I could buy new tires? I've tried lego.com's "...
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Where is the 15068 PLATE W. BOW 2X2X2/3 in LDD?

I can't seem to find this piece in ldd, and it's a very common piece. I'm using the extended version. where is it?
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Is there a database of images of LEGO pieces without a background?

For a project I am working on, I need pictures of individual LEGO pieces, but with a transparent background. Does such a database exist?
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Hi. I’d Like To Identify The Bricks In The Picture

I’d like to buy these bricks but I’m having trouble identifying some of them.
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Scarcity of electric parts: motors etc

Having bought parts in bulk several times I came to realization that electric parts are scarce resource in Lego world. The cost of plastic parts comes at around 10% of original price but there are so ...
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Is this grey piece a LEGO part?

I have this piece in our box of random LEGO. It doesn’t have any studs to connect to so wonder if it’s even a LEGO piece. Added a picture with other pieces for size perspective.

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