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Top new questions this week:

What Can I Build With This

I have set of lego pieces that I bought second hand that, I know its a full set because the bag was unopened but i have no idea what i'm supposed to build with it,

identification sets  
asked by Zachary 4 votes
answered by Phil B. 5 votes

Difference between gyro sensor and compass sensor

Does the HiTechnic compass perform the same function as the gyro sensor? I have been trying to find out the difference.

asked by Harmony 3 votes
answered by jncraton 2 votes

Is there a lego podcast?

I have tried to find a podcast about lego but havent found any currently active. There seems to be some old ones out there with a couple of episodes, but nothing new that I could find. Anyone knows ...

asked by UlfR 2 votes
answered by TheBrickBlogger 3 votes

Custom Power Functions plug design

I'm considering the possibility of making my own Power Functions-compatible sockets for a project. I'm designing a module board for a single-board-computer with motor drivers and would like to encase ...

technic power-functions cad electronics diy  
asked by Shadocko 2 votes

Will the Mindstorms EV3 software run on OS X El Capitan?

El Capitan was released a few days ago, and I want to upgrade. Will there be issues with the software, or will it run nicely on El Capitan? My Mac: Retina MacBook Pro 13", Early 2015

mindstorms ev3 software compatibility ev3-g  
asked by NithNugget17 1 vote
answered by David Lechner 2 votes

Bulk LEGO as presents

I've bought a couple of bulk LEGO bundles with the idea of gathering up the identifiable sets, printing out the instructions (via BrickSet or similar) and then giving them as presents to my kids over ...

asked by Craig 1 vote
answered by zovits 3 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

lego ideas (with traditional bricks)

I would like to find a large catalog of Lego designs/ideas that can be built with "traditional" lego bricks (both normal and duplo). I have found many nice designs in the web, but most of them ...

building design  
asked by Sergio 4 votes
answered by jncraton 5 votes

Lego Mindstorms RCX RIS 2.0 IR tower Windows 7 / Windows XP driver

So I've recently dug up my old Lego Mindstorms RIS 2.0 (RCX) and have spent the past few days trying to install it into my Windows 7 laptop. It worked fine, except it could not find the correct ...

mindstorms rcx  
asked by Daniel 6 votes
answered by mcqwerty 7 votes
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