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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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Publishing instructions for MOC based on Lego Technic set

Are there any copyright issues in the case of creating a MOC based on a Lego Technic set, and then publishing my own instruction and/or video for it? Regards, Pavel
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Can you identify the set (looks like some crane)

We obtained it as part of bulk. Please help to find out which set it is from, Web search finds many cranes, but not like that one (could be MOC ;-)
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Please help identify this set & figures

Please help identify this set, and which sets these figures are from. Thanks!!
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Which set are these Mega Bloks pieces from?

Please help me identify which Mega Bloks set or sets these bricks are from. Any help is appreciated.
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BricxCC not seeing Serial Tower in Windows 10

Same problem with both the native 9-pin serial port and with a USB to 9-pin Serial adapter. Using Lego's original cable. Start BricxCC Version 3.3 (Build 3.3.8.10). It asks for the connection ...
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Which set is this LEGO car?

Please help me to identify the LEGO set. Thanks!
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How to make an object glow in Studio (Bricklink)

Is there a way to add glow color to objects in the Studio Bricklink? The thing I am trying to do is to make a glowing bulb so I can have it as a light source in enclosed areas (Like a room) and have ...
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What is the rarest LEGO set ever produced?

Is there a general consensus on what the "rarest" LEGO set of all time is? And if so, then what is it?
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Finding a Piece with a Picture

I have been trying to find this Lego Piece for a while now and I just can't seem to find it. I saw this Lego Warthog MOC on Youtube by hachiroku24 and wanted to build it, but I can't seem to identify ...
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Selling: Assembled or Disassembled?

I have several complete Lego sets that are assembled. I would like to sell them and want to know if I should ask a higher price if I disassemble them and organize the pieces? I also have the ...
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How to disassemble LEGO train engine base part# 28743?

I have one of the new Bluetooth engines (part 28743, but in the bottom it says Hub No 5 model) that has started to under-perform and make some noises, I think that it need some maintenance (maybe due ...
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How can I prevent my finger from getting injured between gears?

Recently I was building a prototype for a LEGO tank chassis and I tested it, but my finger got caught between the gears, resulting in my finger getting substantially cut. Are there any ways to prevent ...
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Is this 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. (Sorry about that!) (...
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How is this kind of structure made?

Recently I found a MOC made by Headzsets from Instagram, in particular this interesting structure from his EVA work. Here is a picture of his structure: (https://www.instagram.com/p/BtCymDRHJx6/) ...
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Identification of vintage sloping window

This is definitely Lego, it is written in the hollow studs. It does not have a part number underneath, only an 01 and a separate 3. I can’t find it in any of the usual databases. The yellow I’m ...
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Technic Piece needs identifying

I need some of this part but I’m struggling to find any sets they came in:
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Identifying Vintage LEGO Instructions

I bought a box of old LEGO from the charity shop and the instruction booklet is missing the front page so, I’m struggling to find out information on it and how old it is! Can anyone help?!
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online ev3 robot with laser tag

I made these EV3 robots that move like a player avatar in an FPS computer game and want to set up some of them in a room for people to play with by remote control over the internet. Youtube video of ...
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What are the longest 1×x and 2×x plates and tiles ever released?

As a follow up of this question, here is the question for plates and tiles. What are the longest 1×x and 2×x plates and tiles ever released by Lego? When there are differences, I can think of the ...
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When was this Lego Adventurers T-Shirt produced?

When was this Lego Adventurers T-Shirt produced, and what is its model number? The link says 1998. Is it correct? And where can I see the full design? https://www.ebay.com/itm/352740773574
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What is the longest 1×x brick ever released?

Out of curiosity: How long can a 1×x brick be? When there are differences, I can think of the following categories: Longest brick ever included in a regular Lego set Longest brick ever available ...
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Why isn't the new LEGO CV joint available on Bricklink or Brickowl?

In the new 4x4 X-treme Off-Roader set 42099 there are 2 new, sturdier CV joint pieces that I would like to have. If I search for 42099 on Bricklink I don't see a list of pieces included in the set. I ...
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Can you help me identify this set? (Emergency vehicles maybe?)

Bags are numbered 1-3. It looks like it maybe is some sort of emergency vehicle set? Bag 3 looks like a fire truck and bag 1 maybe a police car? Thank you!
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Can you help me identify this set?

I have this lone bag, and I think it contains a full vehicle, but it's from a bigger set, I believe, because of the number 2. Anyone know what set? I need instructions. (Dear Lego, please put set ...
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What's this Colour?

Blue on the left, unknown in the middle, dark turquoise on the right. I've tried every possible color on Bricklink and a couple color guides, I'm lost. Additional detail: It's got a slightly ...
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Technic beam centering for beam with even length

I design stereo camera housing for robotics (3d printing). I want the housing to be able to connect to both LEGO Classic and LEGO Technic blocks. I designed 2 groups of 4x4 holes/pins on the bottom/...
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How do you make a custom Lego piece/figure?

I have googled this countless times and there just isn't anything close to what I want. I want to be able to print and design pieces: minifigure accessories, minifigure designs, pretty much make my ...
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Help identifying Star Wars

My nephew handed down his LEGO pieces to my son. Most of them seem to be Star Wars. I need help to identifying them so I can download instructions. Appreciate your help! :-)
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Finding all my owned minifigs

Let's say I've uploaded all my sets to Brickset or Rebrickable or something similar. Is there a way I can download pictures and part descriptions of all my 1000 minifigures? Let's say I have a ...
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Is there a “software” which find alternate models for owned sets?

I know for example the catalog of bricklink and now I wonder if there is a software which can calculate from the inventory lists which other models one can build with an owned set? To more detail: If ...
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Problem-shooting on 8070 “Super Car” with Power Functions

I have recently bought a used Lego Technic car (8070 Supercar). It was not fully built, and from the instructions I learned that it was fully built except for approximately the last 10 steps. I ...
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What is the white building pictured in the San Francisco (21043) set?

Can someone help identify what the red-circled building is (not the cylindrical Coit Tower) in this set? The others are obvious, but this one does not seem to be identified in any of the official ...
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Ev3 PID line follower with medium motors

I am stuck on creating an efficient line follower with medium motors. The problem is that the motors are rotating in different ways so I can't use the steering block. I would appreciate any kind of ...
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Difference of Lego products

I came across the Lego Ideas and the original one, and it doesn't seem to have any difference. It's just a normal house, but on a book? Can somebody help me tell the difference, as my son wants to ...
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What is the identity of this bumper part from a photo?

Can anyone tell me what part this is?
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Is this a Lego? And what is it?

Very strange piece with soft rubber bristles. Bought in a misc box from a garage sale for my son and daughter.
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Arduino-izing LEGO Technic - and now I need some ideas for the Lego Service Truck 8071

I am starting a project - Arduino-izing LEGO Technic - and now I need some ideas for a car / vehicle to choose. This project starts out as a quest to find a way to combine the ease of LEGO Technic ...
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Star Wars ship identification

Tried searching it through google but it didn’t come up with a result. Please help me identifying this one.
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Help identifying Star Wars and maybe one another set(s)

Got these as a gift. This is supposedly Star Wars, and maybe one other set, possibly some car. Thank you.
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What ski part is this?

I looked through the usual places bricklink/rebrickable. I can't seem to find what part this is. It has no markings other then Lego and LEGO Group. I seem to remember it going to a set where this ...
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Restoring valuable minifigures

I recently purchased a lot of LEGO minifigures. Included in the lot was a first issue green goblin. The figure is in great condition aside from having a permanent marker line on the torso. Is there a ...
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T-R3X the look My Block problems [duplicate]

OK I am making the look My block for the T-R3X program but there is this block which don't know how to make at the end of the diagram in the book.
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I am looking for building instructions for the Megabloks Viking Ship 9604

I have parts of the Megabloks set 9604 Viking Ship but can not find the building instructions for it. The goal is to be able to complete this set.
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What minifigure is this?

Please help identify which minifigure this is. My son wants to know which set it might have come from? Can someone help us?
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Trying to identify old 2x4 plate

Another odd-ball in my endless sorting and cleaning: a basic 2x4 black plate, but with two raised hollow tubes, larger than a stud. No part number. Here's a picture of it:
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What is the quietest LEGO motor?

I am trying to make a sort of LEGO dolly for filming videos, but the motors emit a lot of sound. I noticed the train motor is quieter than the other motors I have, but it is still too loud and it ...
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my nxt is not updating it says it cant locate the nxt

I am using a bluetooth connection trying to update firmware from 1.05 to 1.31 and it displays the message cannot locate NXT device to download firmware. My NXT works fine other than that. I got it ...
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What happened to “LEGO Service”?

In the 1990s, besides the main sets, there were some supplementary sets that were basically just parts collections. At least in Germany, these were offered under the name "LEGO Service", and listed in ...
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Will the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 software run on macOS 10.15 Catalina

I'm currently running macOS 10.14 Mojave and I see this warning when I start the EV3 programming software: Will it stop working if I upgrade to Catalina? Is there an alternative?

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