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Brick Breakdown: LEGO The Flintstones

(Written by William) We discussed the #21316 LEGO Ideas The Flintstones┬áset previously (see links at the end of this post), so today we will spend more time talking about the building techniques. However, before we begin, I would like to make some general comments about the set. I have to say that I agree with […]

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BuWizz remote control for LEGO models

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Back in December of last year, I was contacted by Jim from BuWizz.com, and he shared a video about their awesome LEGO brick contraption called the Beer Bot with extension crane, mechanical claw, and bottle opener (see video below). The robot is operated by the LEGO-compatible BuWizz brick, which is a compact, high-performance remote control […]

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Brick Breakdown: LEGO Statue of Liberty

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(Written by William) I was very excited when I heard LEGO was going to release a new Statue of Liberty set. I had been in the middle of my dark ages as a fan when the big #3450 LEGO Creator Statue of Liberty was released. My anticipation grew as I found out that this time […]

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Brick Breakdown: App-Controlled Batmobile

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(Written by William) When LEGO fans (including myself) first heard about the #76112 LEGO App-Controlled Batmobile, there was great excitement about its potential. However, when images of the set were finally revealed, we were all scratching our heads. The price seemed high, even with the new LEGO Powered Up components, and the vehicle didn’t look […]

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Stactiles – construction without instruction

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With the popularity of LEGO, it was inevitable that small companies will spring up to try to get in on the action. LEGO customizers who cater to LEGO fans with custom accessories and printing services have been around for a long time, but now there are also companies making many other LEGO-compatible products for the […]

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Custom LEGO cars with instruction videos

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There are a number of ways LEGO fans can share building instructions and tutorials for their custom models. Taking pictures of the building steps is a pretty straightforward process, but it’s quite tedious. Generating building instructions with LEGO Digital Designer (or other design software) is another common method. Although instructions created this way will look […]

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Tips for starting your own LEGO podcast

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(Written by William) With the New Year coming up soon, I know that many people are thinking about trying something new. As LEGO fans, we may plan a big building project, look into joining a local club, take up LEGO photography or brick-filming, participate in a building competition, publish a LEGO book, or try out […]

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Building tutorials: LEGO walls & landscapes

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About a year ago, we discussed a series of advanced building techniques for constructing realistic brick walls out of LEGO elements (see: LEGO Building Technique: LEGO Brick Walls). These techniques yield amazing results, but they are also quite complex and time consuming to build as well as parts-intensive. This doesn’t have to deter you from […]

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Explained with LEGO Bricks – video series

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The LEGO Group recently launched a new educational fun-fact series on its STEM-focused YouTube channel for kids, called LEGO Discover. The aim of the channel is to provide a world-class and inspiring STEM program for boys and girls, through LEGO bricks and play. You will find cool LEGO robot builds, videos on fun challenges that […]

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Mbriks – magnetic bricks at Kickstarter

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I was recently introduced to an interesting LEGO compatible product that is currently on the last days of its Kickstarter campaign. Creator, Evan Grove, contacted me and asked if he could share a bit about the project with our readers. Evan also sent me a sample of his product, so I could test it out […]

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