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With some Power Functions elements and a few extra pieces, it's pretty easy to turn the Rally Car into an RC car. Here's a quick demo video of my design in action. And here are the instructions I made for it. Required extra pieces First you are going to need some extra pieces: Power Functions: 1x - Servo Motor 1x - IR Receiver 1x - Battery Box 1x - L-...


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Unfortunately, this is common to several colors in the LEGO color pallette. According to this article on Eurobricks.com, The LEGO Group (TLG) made a change in the early 2000’s in how they make their colors: they used to have premixed color granules but abandoned those in favor of a system of white granules with colored dyes added in. This new system allows ...


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After a bit of research, it looks like this is a new part for 2018. The part that it is likely replacing is the old flower petal with stud connections: Old: New: The new part has 5 petals instead of 4, and they are shorter so that they don't collide with neighboring parts at any angle. New Elementary did a writeup on the new flower parts that includes an ...


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This part was introduced for licensed polybags in the Racers Ferrarri line (30195 and 30190): It has been used that way a few other times since then, but it has also been used a few other ways in released sets. It was used in 95012-1 BARC Speeder with Sidecar to round out the back end of the CIS speeder nicely: And identically in 75017-1 Duel on Geonosis: ...


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