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What website will allow me to create VERY SPECIFIC minifig heads, torsos and legs?
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As an alternative to Hugo's suggestion of Studio Part Designer you might want to try Mecabricks. I find Studio easier to work with in many cases because it is a native application. Both tools allow ...

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Who can make a custom made LEGO 777 airplane?
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Henrik is spot-on with his suggestions for more details and things to think about here. But I have a particular suggestions for the who part of your question: talk to BigPlanes from youtube that ...

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Millenium Falcon 75192 Disassembled Storage
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The 75192 Millenium Falcon has 7513 Parts (as I'm sure you know) and so you're going to need to a lot of space to be able to store it. While there are lots of great databases for LEGO parts and sets ...

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Need help with a vintage LEGO set
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[I'm going with Alex's identification here of set 700.1-2 "Gift Package".] This is a very vintage set in LEGO land. Twice as many people want it on brickset as have it. There aren't many ...

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Motorizing Crocodile Locomotive set 10277 - are there any sets that include hub & motor I need?
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These parts are not found in the same set at this time, but there may still be an adequate solution. This is a good question for Bricklink. In Bricklink terms the numbers you listed are for the "...

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Unidenitified LEGO set - Star Wars stormtroopers and droids and stickers
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I'd say you have multiple kits there, but a big chunk of it appears to be the Assassin Droids Battle Pack (Item No 8015-1 and instructions are available). The Assassin Droids only came in that pack. ...

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Set identification - Movie set
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[ Alex and Andrew have already identified the sets, but I'd like to add a bit of context. ] Seeing the directors and camera instantly reminded me of the Moveimaker sets. I had forgotten that there ...

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How should I go about buying 10-20 generic minifigs?
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You can get 11 generic minifigs in one set: 40516: Everyone is Awesome! And you get lots of tiles and plates too.

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Prepare for Wedo WRO
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LEGO has this page which mentions World Robot Olympiad (WRO) and FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL). There's a tag for FLL (fll) on Bricks.SE so you can see what other folks have asked about it.

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Are the plastic bags inside the LEGO box recyclable?
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According to this bricksetforum thread (and also true of the LEGO sets we have around right now) the LEGO bags are #5 plastic which is accepted by Whole Foods and some municipal recycling services. ...

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What 3D modelling services could I use to create custom LEGO pieces?
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I'm sorry you've been frustrated with Blender. It is complicated and not as intuitive as it could be, but the alternatives are vastly more expensive for slightly better UX. 3D modeling is a lot of ...

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Are there any sets without a lot of fluff?
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While I really agree with Nathan's take on this, I'd like to point out another option. Why not just get a bucket of bricks like the 10698: Large Creative Brick Box? You even get a decent container ...

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Building techniques for designing a LEGO City Street scene?
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Calculations / Pre-process I started off by guessing that your MOCs are about 7 minifigs tall. If a minifig is 4 bricks tall that makes the overall height 28 bricks tall. It looks like the tallest ...

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Boxes for individual sets
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Props to jncraton's take on this. I have an alternative suggestion, that may work for smaller sets. While I don't have sisters to keep out, I do have a variety of small sets that I can't keep ...

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Are silicone rubber bands safe for LEGO?
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Silicone does not appear to be safe with ABS plastic This sounded like a good idea to me since silicone works well in other extreme circumstances like baking, but the quick research I've done says ...

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LEGO 75192 UCS Millennium Falcon: I need to store this set, not display it
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First, movers are widely varying in quality. You might get folks that are poets and scholars or you might get somebody that drops every box. If you've gone with the cheapest movers or this is your ...

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Can you identify this LEGO car set?
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That looks like part of the Power Racers Theme, set 8647-1 "Night Racer". From 2005, 76 parts.

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Online link to the LEGO NXT firmware (v1.31) source code or IAR ARM LEGO development tools?
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What you are asking for doesn't exist at this time. The links you provide to github are not official LEGO products, but the work of an open source project as described on their home page that has ...

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How tall is the Saturn V set in LEGO units (studs, bricks etc.)?
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I've been contemplating this question for quite a while. In the great tradition of this site I felt this needed practical verification. I decided to make a ruler based on scaling up set 5005107, ...

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Which brick is the gray one?
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The gray part is a 43713 "Wedge 6 x 4 Triple Inverted Curved". It has appeared in 231 sets since it was introduced in 2003. Your picture looks like light gray. This part has only been in 28 sets ...

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How to check completeness of a bought set?
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You're definitely going in the right direction with this. I've done this for sets that family had that had missing pieces as well as to part together sets that I wanted to build. I print out the ...

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Buying specific part variant on BrickLink
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I'd say this is something to look out for when dealing with a part that BrinkLink itself notes is very similar to other part numbers. Reading the detailed notes about buying sets is more important ...

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Scarcity of electric parts: motors etc
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LEGO seems to put significant effort into make products available at various price-points. Products like the Ferris Wheel and Carousel are a bit better with a motor, but you can get most of the fun ...

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What is this grey LEGO light and sound element with neon green attachments?
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That looks like the "Electric, Light & Sound 4 x 20 x 5 Insectoid Stinger, Top". The part number is x239top on bricklink. It was only in 4 sets in 1998. The whole Insectoids product line was ...

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Was there ever a LEGO store in Miami International Airport?
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I couldn't find any mention of a full LEGO store in MIA on the web. Looking at the other logos that are recognizable I would guess that they don't represent full stores, but products available in the ...

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Where to buy rare old LEGO sets?
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If you already have a specific set in mind BrickSet provides links to ebay, bricklink, etc. to get a good overall idea of what prices look like. BrickSet also has a tag for pneumatic sets. I use it ...

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How deep can discounts on Amazon get?
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I've watched the the BrickSet Amazon.com notices for the last year or so. Most of the discounts are in the 20-35% range, but sometimes they get up to 50% off for $9.99 sets. If you're on BrickSet ...

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The controversy around clone brands
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Cultural differences around intellectual property The Western World has a very author-centric view of intellectual property (IP) which mostly plays out in copyright law. We've pushed so hard to ...

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Technic bits set
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Something similar was asked before, but this is a different way to ask it and maybe it is time for some updates. LEGO LEGO has released sets of Technic parts at various points in time. Some sets ...

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Are only two new train sets available in August 2018?
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As jncraton noted LEGO is going through a transitional time now. Sadly trains are not a huge portion of their sales so it tends to ebb and flow through time anyway. So if you want a train definitely ...

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