Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - play - lego - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:39:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:44:21 PST
Mosaic LEGO Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-LEGO-Lamps/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:34:27 PST
LEGO Man Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Man-Costume-3/
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 17:20:47 PDT
No-Sew Two-Face Costume (Lego Kids Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Two-Face-Costume-Lego-Kids-Version/
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:12:55 PDT
Bride and Groom Lego Couple Halloween Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Bride-and-Groom-Lego-Couple-Halloween-Costumes/
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 20:57:23 PST
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/
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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/
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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/
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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 14:36:45 PDT
Lego Chess! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Chess/
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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/
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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
R/C LEGO 'Velocipede' Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-LEGO-Velocipede-Droid/
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 20:44:05 PDT
Lego Picture Creator http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Picture-Creator/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 20:24:09 PDT
Mystery Lego Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystery-Lego-Storage-Box/
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 15:06:16 PDT
LEGO Recharge Station http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Recharge-Station/
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 02:26:18 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/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 17:11:54 PDT
Wireless LEGO Race Car Redux http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-LEGO-Race-Car-Redux/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 10:54:31 PDT
Lego & Wood Bedside Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Wood-Bedside-Table/
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 15:04:03 PDT
Lego Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Puzzle-Box/
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:07:37 PDT
Lego Working Lamp, Drawer, Coaster, And Table Top. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Working-Lamp-Drawer-Coaster-And-Table-Top/
Lego Working Lamp, Drawer, Coaster, And Table Top. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/OYHN/HJAHSGAH/FC3OYHNHJAHSGAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/OYHN/HJAHSGAH/FC3OYHNHJAHSGAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/OYHN/HJAHSGAH/FC3OYHNHJAHSGAH.SMALL.jpg Zachary4801 This is my first Instructable! (Even though I have used Instructables for years) I hope you guys like it! The point of this instuctable is for the building blocks competition! Or whatever it is called... Anyway this Instructable will include: a working lego lamp, a drawer, a coaster, and a table-top...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 14:43:35 PDT
LEGO Hi-Chew Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Hi-Chew-Dispenser/
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 20:19:02 PDT
Lego FJ Holden http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-FJ-Holden/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 01:42:28 PDT
Lego Jewels - 6 Customizable Lego Jewelry Designs http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Jewels-6-Customizable-Lego-Jewelry-Designs/
Lego Jewels - 6 Customizable Lego Jewelry Designs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/ZHK1/HIUXBBYU/F3DZHK1HIUXBBYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/ZHK1/HIUXBBYU/F3DZHK1HIUXBBYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/ZHK1/HIUXBBYU/F3DZHK1HIUXBBYU.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia I hit up the Lego store recently and went a little crazy. Here are 6 pieces I created (many are highly customizable) and how to do it yourself. For those Lego purists out there, I have to warn you that there is mass mutilation of Legos in this instructable. Continue only if you can handle Legos bein...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 21:31:44 PDT
The Legoduino Circuit Learning Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Legoduino-Circuit-Learning-Project/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 11:19:04 PDT
Lego Minifigure Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Minifigure-Bracelet/
Lego Minifigure Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/S4NE/HINOE9O4/FAPS4NEHINOE9O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/S4NE/HINOE9O4/FAPS4NEHINOE9O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/S4NE/HINOE9O4/FAPS4NEHINOE9O4.SMALL.jpg M3G I'm seeing a lot of Lego jewelry these days, including quite a bit here on Instructables. I decided to jump on the band wagon and make some, and the first thing I thought of was a bracelet made of minifigures. I looked around but i couldn't find any instructions on how to make one, so I designed one...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 21:05:01 PDT
LEGO organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-organizer/
LEGO organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/DVVE/HDOW67DG/FMIDVVEHDOW67DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/DVVE/HDOW67DG/FMIDVVEHDOW67DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/DVVE/HDOW67DG/FMIDVVEHDOW67DG.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Even though I have a 'spot' for my keys and wallet I still end up misplacing them. The LEGO organizer is a fun and convenient place to store all your everyday carry things. A standard LEGO base plate is stuck to a wall, bricks and plates attached to everyday items make them all attachable to the mat...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 10:34:26 PDT
Lego Assassins Creed Hidden Blade V2. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Assassins-Creed-Hidden-Blade-V2/
Lego Assassins Creed Hidden Blade V2. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/DGY0/HGU27WTG/FBLDGY0HGU27WTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/DGY0/HGU27WTG/FBLDGY0HGU27WTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/DGY0/HGU27WTG/FBLDGY0HGU27WTG.SMALL.jpg 001000120 This is the revisit of my Assassin's Creed LEGO Hidden Blade, this version sports a slim design and lets be honest it makes the first one look like a wrist mounted shovel. Hidden Blade Base Blade Blade Lock and finishing touches
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Fri, 17 May 2013 22:07:44 PDT
Assassin's Creed LEGO Hidden Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Assassins-Creed-LEGO-Hidden-Blade/
Assassin's Creed LEGO Hidden Blade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/ELCH/HFSHUCMP/FSJELCHHFSHUCMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/ELCH/HFSHUCMP/FSJELCHHFSHUCMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSJ/ELCH/HFSHUCMP/FSJELCHHFSHUCMP.SMALL.jpg 001000120 The lego tecnic version of the assassin's creed hidden blade. Hidden Blade Base Blade Lock Blade
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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:20:54 PDT
LEGO pistol (working) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-pistol-working/
LEGO pistol (working) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/YL4F/HET0YBT3/FK4YL4FHET0YBT3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/YL4F/HET0YBT3/FK4YL4FHET0YBT3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/YL4F/HET0YBT3/FK4YL4FHET0YBT3.SMALL.jpg 001000120 A working LEGO pistol. Handle Barrel Trigger Fin Pull back on the bar until first click then slow down and pull until the second click.
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:12:38 PDT
Making Rocket Fuel With Kitchen Chemistry! http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Rocket-Fuel-With-Kitchen-Chemistry/
Making Rocket Fuel With Kitchen Chemistry! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/HZZB/HEKLLVUZ/F4IHZZBHEKLLVUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/HZZB/HEKLLVUZ/F4IHZZBHEKLLVUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/HZZB/HEKLLVUZ/F4IHZZBHEKLLVUZ.SMALL.jpg The King of Random Today we're doing some kitchen chemistry using common household items.  This is the type of cooking that gets me excited, because I'm experimenting with recipes for solid-state rocket fuel. www.thekingofrandom.com Watch The Video! WARNING: This project should not be attempted without adult...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 11:52:26 PDT
A LEGO® Built Micro Scale Set of Longmont Museum, Colorado by Imagine Rigney http://www.instructables.com/id/A-LEGO-Built-Micro-Scale-Set-of-Longmont-Museum-C/
A LEGO┬« Built Micro Scale Set of Longmont Museum, Colorado by Imagine Rigney - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/0L5F/HEBNAHBM/F250L5FHEBNAHBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/0L5F/HEBNAHBM/F250L5FHEBNAHBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/0L5F/HEBNAHBM/F250L5FHEBNAHBM.SMALL.jpg Imagine_ An originally designed set for ages 12 and up. 290 Pieces Original Design ©2013  Imagine Rigney for The Longmont Museum, Longmont Colorado LEGO®, the minifigure, and the brick configuration are property of The LEGO Group of Companies, which does not sponsor, own, or endorse this creation. 1. I ma...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:03:25 PDT
LEGO Minifig Case http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-LEGO-Minifig-Case/
LEGO Minifig Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/ZLYO/GKQ39C3G/FMWZLYOGKQ39C3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/ZLYO/GKQ39C3G/FMWZLYOGKQ39C3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/ZLYO/GKQ39C3G/FMWZLYOGKQ39C3G.SMALL.jpg bishop778 I found out recently that LEGO released a line of Minifigs that came in sealed mystery bags. I saw the series that was out at the time and found them pretty cool, considering I had not touched a LEGO toy in ages. So I bought one. At ~$3 a pack, you gotta think what's the harm right? Well, what star...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 20:50:11 PST
Lego palm pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-palm-pistol/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 14:51:53 PST
Wireless Lego Race Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Lego-Race-Car/
Wireless Lego Race Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ZVGF/HA4MMAN8/F3TZVGFHA4MMAN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ZVGF/HA4MMAN8/F3TZVGFHA4MMAN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/ZVGF/HA4MMAN8/F3TZVGFHA4MMAN8.SMALL.jpg sath02 Lego Bricks are great to use as a sketch tool. I can build a mock up, then tear it down. I can create different designs, if it didn't worked I can tear them down and rebuild another model without wasting anything. Or I would build two models at the same time and compare them side by side, and see wh...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 13:11:44 PST
Lego Track Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Track-Bot/
Lego Track Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TRQQ/HBXWRUKK/FETTRQQHBXWRUKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TRQQ/HBXWRUKK/FETTRQQHBXWRUKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/TRQQ/HBXWRUKK/FETTRQQHBXWRUKK.SMALL.jpg sath02 What I really love about Lego's Modular System - no matter how old or new the components are, they still can be fit together. We can also mix them up using components from one kit with some others. This project is certainly a proof of that. Motivation I owned an incomplete Lego's Star War Battle D...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 15:44:34 PST
Lego Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Candy-Dispenser/
Lego Candy Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/43S1/GWKKMPM7/F4H43S1GWKKMPM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/43S1/GWKKMPM7/F4H43S1GWKKMPM7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/43S1/GWKKMPM7/F4H43S1GWKKMPM7.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey This candy dispenser provides a fun way to get a delicious sweet treat. A simple slider mechanism doles out the goods and the top has an easy-release lid. The Lego Candy Dispenser is a super simple build and doesn't take a bunch of crazy pieces but still results in an impressive way to share your ...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 10:15:37 PST
Lego CVT-IVT http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-CVT-IVT/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 07:39:05 PDT
How to conveniently hang almost anything with LEGO and sugru - USB cable desk tidy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-conveniently-hang-almost-anything-with-LEGO/
How to conveniently hang almost anything with LEGO and sugru - USB cable desk tidy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SMALL.jpg projectsugru LEGO is awesome, but making a USB cable desk tidy with LEGO is even more awesome !!!!! WHAT YOU NEED: sugru LEGO tissue paper Why sugru is good for this: 1: bonds to ABS brilliantly :) 2: bonds to most other materials 3: you can remove sugru from most non porous surfaces without leaving any marks...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 09:31:29 PST
How to make LEGO bendy! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-LEGO-bendy/
How to make LEGO bendy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/ATXI/HAOPQRWG/FA4ATXIHAOPQRWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/ATXI/HAOPQRWG/FA4ATXIHAOPQRWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/ATXI/HAOPQRWG/FA4ATXIHAOPQRWG.SMALL.jpg projectsugru We love playing with sugru and LEGO. Check out our video of LEGO experiments: Recently we made a MEGA breakthrough.   BENDY LEGO! Imagine. LEGO that can bend! We have used it to make amazing LEGO bracelets. What would you do with it? That's right. And now we're going to show you how....
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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 06:18:39 PST
LEGO Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Light-Switch/
LEGO Light Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/AJ81/H0HWDEW1/FBOAJ81H0HWDEW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/AJ81/H0HWDEW1/FBOAJ81H0HWDEW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/AJ81/H0HWDEW1/FBOAJ81H0HWDEW1.SMALL.jpg Jason Bedard I make a monthly pilgrimage to my local LEGO Store. On my recent trip I visited the mall's bookstore afterwards.  There I was looking through a book on Steam Punk design and saw a light switch mod that I really liked.  This got me thinking of other cool switch mods and with LEGO fresh in my mind a d...
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 11:30:39 PDT
LEGO + sugru = 4 awesome projects (+ video) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-sugru-4-awesome-projects-video/
LEGO + sugru = 4 awesome projects (+ video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SMALL.jpg projectsugru LEGO is awesome, but what if you could make everything LEGO compatible !!!!! Because LEGO is made from ABS, (one of sugru's favourite materials to bond to) we came up with some great projects using sugru to help make LEGO even better !!!!! All you need is sugru, LEGO and stuff to bond them to :) ...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 11:05:34 PST
R/C Lego Car http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Lego-Car/
R/C Lego Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/NL0R/H9T40W7P/FE7NL0RH9T40W7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/NL0R/H9T40W7P/FE7NL0RH9T40W7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/NL0R/H9T40W7P/FE7NL0RH9T40W7P.SMALL.jpg sath02 I like the Lego modular system, especially Lego Technic. I have a collection of Lego Technic Vehicles, i.e. Road Rally V (8225), Rough Terrain Vehicle (8270), Formula 1 Race Ca r(8808), etc. These small Lego vehicles could be upgraded to use (rare to find!)  Electric Motor Kit (8720) to drive the ...
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Tue, 27 Nov 2012 13:45:44 PST
DIY Lego USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Lego-Thumb-Drive/
DIY Lego USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/N53S/FYTCLVJE/FGHN53SFYTCLVJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/N53S/FYTCLVJE/FGHN53SFYTCLVJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/N53S/FYTCLVJE/FGHN53SFYTCLVJE.SMALL.jpg Emsaid In this instructable I will show you how to make a mod and make a Lego thumb drive, so get out your old Lego collection and start building! You Need: -Thumb Drive -Lego bricks -Super glue -Razor blade -Dremel Taking Apart your Drive First, take apart your thumb drive by cutting it open with the...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2009 20:25:10 PDT
Motion sensing Lego figure nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-sensing-Lego-figure-nightlight/
Motion sensing Lego figure nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/0IY8/H7S57899/F200IY8H7S57899.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/0IY8/H7S57899/F200IY8H7S57899.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/0IY8/H7S57899/F200IY8H7S57899.SMALL.jpg fred27 Since becoming a dad about a year ago, I find myself strangely drawn to things like Lego, Scalextric and remote control toys "for my son". I also feel that ratherjust than buying toys I want to make personal one-off stuff for him and introduce him into the ways of being a maker himself. I saw th...
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Wed, 3 Oct 2012 14:14:20 PDT
His and Hers LEGO costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/His-and-Hers-LEGO-costumes/
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 09:22:44 PDT