This 21st alternate from set 5867 was designed as an exclusive for the 2nd Build-it book. Already built in early 2012, this design has been under wraps for a long time to be finally revealed in Nathanaël Kuipers’ 2nd Build-it book. Of all the other alternates from set 5867, this is probably one of the […]
Alternate number 22nd of LEGO Creator set 5867: a Hot Rod. Earlier on, one of the alternates I built from this set became a Street Rod. Even though it was a nice looking model with an interesting build, it didn’t really had the proper characteristics that Hot Rods are known for. So after revisiting this […]
This funny robot character is an alternate of Designer set 4888. This set has some great parts, but it’s tricky to come up with any good alternates. Luckily it contains a lot of hinges, so I was able to build some articulated droid, called Mr.Y, which fully spelled forms MisterY.
Another alternate of Creator set 5867: #14 Muscle car. Muscle cars are particularly well known from the US, and basically consist of a stock car with a high performance, often V8 engine. They look quite ordinary and square, but have some specific features that give muscle cars their unique character. As an exemple one can […]
The LEGO® Build-It Book, Vol. 1: Amazing vehicles is now officially available! This book contains step-by-step, full color building instructions for 10 iconic vehicles. With just one group of LEGO bricks, you’ll be able to build any of the 10 models included in the book—from the easy-to-build Go-Kart to the intricate Rescue Truck. Other models […]
Alternate #19 of set 5867 Super Speedster: Wheel Loader. This type of heavy duty work vehicle is often seen on mining sides. Different than the alternates of this set before, the challenge here was making it as authentic as possible, and at the same time including working functions. When you can choose any part you […]
Alternate #16 of set 5867: Dune Buggy. This off-road racing vehicle is capable of taking any obstacle. Due to its light weight and a strong V4 engine on the back, it’s not only robust, but also quite fast, ideal for off-road racing events.