Instructables: exploring - play - lego - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 3 Sep 2014 00:37:01 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lego Combination Lock Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Combination-Lock-Tutorial/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 12:07:30 PDT
How to build a Lego Spirograph - V1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spirographer-V10/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 20:04:15 PDT
Lego Stop Motion: Tips, Tricks, and Inspiration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Stop-Motion-Tips-Tricks-and-Inspiration/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 13:36:51 PDT
Basic Lego R2/R3 Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Lego-R2R3-Unit/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:37:57 PDT
Lego Assassin's Creed Hidden Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-1/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:18:42 PDT
Lego Tardis http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Tardis/
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:20:45 PDT
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-DL-44-Blaster-Light-Sound/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:20:21 PDT
Giant Cardboard LEGO Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Cardboard-LEGO-Blocks/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:54:07 PDT
LeGoldberg http://www.instructables.com/id/LeGoldberg/
LeGoldberg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SMALL.jpg jmarrufo In this Instructable, I'm going to show you how I made my very own Lego Rube Goldberg, or, LeGoldberg! I remember the first time I learned about Rube Goldberg in middle school I was completely captivated and inspired. And, like many kids, I grew up on Lego's since before I can remember (you know b...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:01:12 PDT
Lego Minecraft Steve http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Minecraft-Steve-1/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 13:31:24 PDT
Lego casino roulette http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-casino-roulette/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 09:27:21 PDT
How To Make A LEGO Ship In A Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-LEGO-Ship-in-A-Bottle/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 18:55:53 PDT
RC Lego Truck With Manual Transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Lego-Truck-With-Manual-Transmission/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 15:21:18 PDT
LEGO Semi, Grain Trailers, and Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Semi-Grain-Trailers-and-Bin/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:31:05 PDT
Legosaurus http://www.instructables.com/id/Legosaurus-1/
Legosaurus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SMALL.jpg mikolynn Hi Friends!Do you need a bunch of dinosaurs for your LEGO creations?Here I’m with the solution: The LEGOSAURUS!Little plastic dinosaurs refurbished to play with LEGO.(note: first I published it in "spanish" but I don't like how different languages works in Instructables)------------------Saludos ami...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:05:54 PDT
Custom Lego Castle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Lego-Castle/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:53:38 PDT
lego Iron man helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Iron-man-helmet/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:11:15 PDT
How to Make 15 LEGO Animals! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-15-LEGO-Animals/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:39:52 PDT
Kids LEGO Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-LEGO-Table/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:58:53 PDT
LEGO Gyroscope (Documented in GIF Form) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Gyroscope-Documented-in-GIF-Form/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 09:54:39 PDT
Lego Mindstorms Candy Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Mindstorms-Candy-Machine/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:46:06 PDT
Building Block Picture Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Block-Picture-Puzzle/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:15:39 PDT
Building a Drawbot with LEGO http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Drawbot-with-LEGO/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 08:06:31 PDT
LEGO MINDSTORMS Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-MINDSTORMS-Pet-Feeder/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 07:28:11 PDT
Large LEGO MineCraft Creeper Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-LEGO-MineCraft-Creeper-Bot/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:54:46 PDT
Transforming LEGO Game Boy Advance - "Vantage" http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-LEGO-Game-Boy-Advance-Vantage/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:24:21 PDT
Illuminated Mosaic LEGO Sprite Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Mosaic-LEGO-Sprite-Portraits/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:21:48 PDT
Lego Crayons http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Crayons/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 10:06:02 PST
Lego Key Holder and Note Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Key-Holder-and-Note-Clip/
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 11:34:35 PST
Fully-Functional LEGO Traffic Signal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Functional-LEGO-Traffic-Signal-Lamp/
Fully-Functional LEGO Traffic Signal Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/6GQW/HPRIBFA7/FNJ6GQWHPRIBFA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/6GQW/HPRIBFA7/FNJ6GQWHPRIBFA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/6GQW/HPRIBFA7/FNJ6GQWHPRIBFA7.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk As many of you know, most of my LEGO creations are a blend of my childhood passions, notably Transformers, Nintendo, and uh, traffic lights? Yes folks, it's a little-known Baron von Brunk fact, but when I was a wee lad, I had an offbeat obsession with roadsigns, traffic signals, and road constructio...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:44:21 PST
Mosaic LEGO Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-LEGO-Lamps/
Mosaic LEGO Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Blending my fascination with shiny, glowing objects with my lifelong passion of making LEGO models, over the years I've tinkered with numerous illuminated LEGO projects that contained a variety of designs and electrical components. Starting with the light-up stained glass stern of my Super Mario 3 a...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:34:27 PST
Adorable Owl http://www.instructables.com/id/Adorable-Owl/
Adorable Owl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/WWA4/HOHYBK3P/F8WWWA4HOHYBK3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/WWA4/HOHYBK3P/F8WWWA4HOHYBK3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/WWA4/HOHYBK3P/F8WWWA4HOHYBK3P.SMALL.jpg DarkOwlProductions I love owls and it's no secret: my username is a dead giveaway; that's why I simply could not resist making a Lego Owl.  I was so pleased with the results that I decided to make instructions.  He has full wing flapping capabilities and looks unbelievably adorable.  He has many uses: he can be the ce...
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 06:59:37 PST
LEGO Man Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Man-Costume-3/
LEGO Man Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/CVIZ/HN8245JG/FMKCVIZHN8245JG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/CVIZ/HN8245JG/FMKCVIZHN8245JG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/CVIZ/HN8245JG/FMKCVIZHN8245JG.SMALL.jpg jmartin90 This is my first instructable so I apologize if its long winded but I'll do my best to explain :) Planning!! And Supplies I used a combo of tutorials and inspiration from Pinterest and Instructables to come up with my plan. My biggest concern was keeping the costume in the right proportions. You...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 17:20:47 PDT
Homemade Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Halloween-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KDJ1/HN4ZL5OV/F6RKDJ1HN4ZL5OV.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Instead of going out and buying a cheap looking Halloween Costume this year, why not look around your house, see what you can find, and throw together your own awesome and totally unique homemade Halloween Costume! null null null null null null null null null nu...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:53:03 PDT
No-Sew Two-Face Costume (Lego Kids Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Two-Face-Costume-Lego-Kids-Version/
No-Sew Two-Face Costume (Lego Kids Version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/LE4S/HMVJ10O8/FV9LE4SHMVJ10O8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/LE4S/HMVJ10O8/FV9LE4SHMVJ10O8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/LE4S/HMVJ10O8/FV9LE4SHMVJ10O8.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts My oldest son wanted to be "Two-Face" from Batman (aka Harvey Dent) for Halloween this year. As the eight-year old that he was when I wrote this Instructable, his main exposure to Two-Face was the LEGO Batman Video Game. I searched and searched the web to find a pre-made costume, as I am a busy wo...
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:12:55 PDT
Megaman is back! http://www.instructables.com/id/Megaman-is-back/
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Fri, 29 Oct 2010 01:12:36 PDT
Lego USB Flash Drive Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-USB-Flash-Drive-Bracelet/
Lego USB Flash Drive Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/1DWX/HLBR6CES/FMV1DWXHLBR6CES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/1DWX/HLBR6CES/FMV1DWXHLBR6CES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/1DWX/HLBR6CES/FMV1DWXHLBR6CES.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I have seen a number USB flash drives bracelets around and really liked the idea. It seems like a convenient way to keep a  flash drive handy, though it does seem a bit geeky.  Now I am not one to shy away from my inner geek, rather I figured I would take it to another level and make a Lego flash d...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 19:57:40 PDT
R/C LEGO "Coaster" Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-LEGO-Coaster-Droid/
R/C LEGO "Coaster" Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QSMF/HKPXB555/FMRQSMFHKPXB555.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QSMF/HKPXB555/FMRQSMFHKPXB555.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/QSMF/HKPXB555/FMRQSMFHKPXB555.SMALL.jpg sath02 The Coaster Droid or "CDroid" is a bigger version of R/C LEGO 'Velocipede' Droid that I built recently. And this one I want to add the sensor to it so it could avoid hitting the obstacles. The "CDroid" uses LEGO® components similar to the previous built "LEGO® Track Bot", and "Dart Shooter Droid" u...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 13:45:00 PDT
Lego Business Card Holder with Magnetized Paperclip Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Business-Card-Holder-with-Magnetized-Papercli/
Lego Business Card Holder with Magnetized Paperclip Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5QQ8/HKVKYY9P/FTO5QQ8HKVKYY9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5QQ8/HKVKYY9P/FTO5QQ8HKVKYY9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5QQ8/HKVKYY9P/FTO5QQ8HKVKYY9P.SMALL.jpg heidio182 So this is my business card holder for work I made with Legos. I had thought of doing this awhile back then discovered Lego actually sells a business card holder set, it's pretty cool, but why spend $15 when you can use just a (small) handful of Legos and make your own? Making the business card hol...
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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 14:36:45 PDT
Lego Chess! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Chess/
Lego Chess! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CBLA/HKUBA0KM/FRWCBLAHKUBA0KM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CBLA/HKUBA0KM/FRWCBLAHKUBA0KM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CBLA/HKUBA0KM/FRWCBLAHKUBA0KM.SMALL.jpg matthewper0 what to do on a rainy day! build a lego chess board/set. Hope you enjoy! (since I spent 3 hours on making this) What Do You Need. 1. some kind of a plate to put everything on.2. 32 white 2x2 blocks and 32 black ones3. 32 round grey things (I don't know how you call them) 4. 20 white 1x1 blocks a...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 19:16:25 PDT
How to make a Lego "Superman" costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Lego-Superman-costume/
How to make a Lego "Superman" costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/8Y8C/HKM90WDC/FZE8Y8CHKM90WDC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/8Y8C/HKM90WDC/FZE8Y8CHKM90WDC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/8Y8C/HKM90WDC/FZE8Y8CHKM90WDC.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations For Wizard world 2012, I thought i wasn’t going to have enough time to build an intricate costume.. so why not just build a lego one~ sounded easy enough.. it took me about 5 days total. I was thinking about which lego person to be, and then i thought, “Why not use this to surprise some kids at a ho...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:24:30 PDT
LEGO Rope Slide http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Rope-Slide/
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 08:25:34 PDT
Lego Picture Creator http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Picture-Creator/
Lego Picture Creator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/8DM1/HK1DG2D2/F198DM1HK1DG2D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/8DM1/HK1DG2D2/F198DM1HK1DG2D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/8DM1/HK1DG2D2/F198DM1HK1DG2D2.SMALL.jpg dalekim If you’ve ever wanted to recreate a digital photo using Legos with the help of only a web browser, this instructable is for you. I came up with this idea for the Toy Building Blocks Contest of August 2013, but I was certain there was no way this was a new concept. That turned out to be true. Years a...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 20:24:09 PDT
R/C LEGO 'Velocipede' Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-LEGO-Velocipede-Droid/
R/C LEGO 'Velocipede' Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/X0KQ/HJUWS9NX/FUXX0KQHJUWS9NX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/X0KQ/HJUWS9NX/FUXX0KQHJUWS9NX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/X0KQ/HJUWS9NX/FUXX0KQHJUWS9NX.SMALL.jpg sath02 I built this 'Velocipede' Droid by using parts from existing LEGO® set  -  "Star War 7748, The Clone Wars Corp Alliance Tank Droid" (2009) and some other LEGO Technic Bricks, Plates.  The original 7748 set (See Photo 4) contains 196 pieces. I used only 76 pieces out of 196 (approximately 38% of the...
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 20:44:05 PDT
Mystery Lego Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystery-Lego-Storage-Box/
Mystery Lego Storage Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DF14/HJZ869BC/F3TDF14HJZ869BC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DF14/HJZ869BC/F3TDF14HJZ869BC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DF14/HJZ869BC/F3TDF14HJZ869BC.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv In this Instructable I am going to show you, how to make a Lego storage box, that can only be opened if you know the trick. Ever since I have seen this official LEGO Storage Brick I fell in love with it. The only thing that really bothered me was, that they slide open when you try to lift them (and ...
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 15:06:16 PDT
LEGO Recharge Station http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Recharge-Station/
LEGO Recharge Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/4NRO/HK1DFJH8/FRR4NROHK1DFJH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/4NRO/HK1DFJH8/FRR4NROHK1DFJH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/4NRO/HK1DFJH8/FRR4NROHK1DFJH8.SMALL.jpg SteevAtBlueDust I'm a comparatively light user of portable electronics - I have one DSLR, one iPod, and one mobile. Still, that's three things I have to remember to keep charged and ready. So, I build this recharge station! It is functional, compact, and acts a visual remind of what hasn't been charged yet. Mak...
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 02:26:18 PDT
LEGO Nintendo 64 Transformers http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Nintendo-64-Transformers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Created specifically for the Toy Brick Contest in the summer of 2013, I present to you my latest LEGOformers: Ultra Hexacon and Tetragon, the transforming Nintendo 64 and controller, along with their transforming game pak minions Hot-Shot, and Mecha Kong! These original LEGO models are made in near-...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 09:59:30 PDT
How to make a Lego stop-motion construction movie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Lego-stop-motion-construction-movie/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 08:49:33 PDT
How to Build a LEGO Flashlight Block http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-LEGO-Flashlight-Block/
How to Build a LEGO Flashlight Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/LP2A/HFD11L3R/FCILP2AHFD11L3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/LP2A/HFD11L3R/FCILP2AHFD11L3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/LP2A/HFD11L3R/FCILP2AHFD11L3R.SMALL.jpg bradk3 Some time ago, I came across an Instructable for a LEGO LED Flashlight (find it here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-LED-Flashlight/) and loved the idea.  Inspired by one of the suggestions made in the comments section as well as a couple of ideas of my own, I designed and built my own version...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 17:11:54 PDT
LEGO Stained Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Stained-Glass/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4MIK/HJUWS4SH/F2X4MIKHJUWS4SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4MIK/HJUWS4SH/F2X4MIKHJUWS4SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4MIK/HJUWS4SH/F2X4MIKHJUWS4SH.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey A fun building technique using transparent cheese slope pieces.  I built a frame by attaching two stacks of 6 1x2 bricks onto a 2x6 base two plates thick. Next I added 2 stacks of transparent 1x2 bricks and toped it off with a 2x6 plate layer and finally a tile layer. I started an anchor layer of c...
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 22:33:08 PDT