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lego pieces stuck together! a stick 6m w/flange and a nose cone small 1x1 triangle

My lego pieces, a stick 6m w/flange and a nose cone small 1x1 triangle, are stuck together. I've been trying to seperate them but they just won't. Any advice?

asked by Alex 5 votes
answered by TheBrickBlogger 3 votes

Is it safe to remove PC (polycarbonate) arms from minfigures?

I would like to replace the clear PC arms on the Chima ice figures with opaque ABS. Would I still be able to use the clear PC arms with other figures after I have removed them? I know that removing …

abs pc  
asked by Windfire 4 votes
answered by TheBrickBlogger 2 votes

Chinese Knockoffs?

I'm looking at the Lego Super Star Destroyer on eBay and I see that a number of people are selling it for ~$600 USD. From time to time there are bids that sell at ~$300 USD that claim to be sealed and …

asked by mj_ 4 votes
answered by Huw Millington 4 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

A piece with no place in Heartlake Stables

I recently bought this set for my niece for her birthday, when we were finished setting it up we noticed a larger orange piece that we couldn't find a place for but was in the set and in the back of …

sets friends  
asked by Anna 11 votes
answered by Joubarc 14 votes

How to make Mindstorms respond differently, depending on which sensor is triggered?

I am new to Mindstorms (but in my day job I am a programmer). I want to make my robot do one thing if the touch sensor on port 1 is pressed, and do something different if the touch sensor on port 2 …

nxt mindstorms programming  
asked by AJ. 7 votes
answered by Matthew Bernhardt 3 votes

Is there any other way to program the Lego Mindstorms NXT other than the provided software?

I'm curious to know if there is any way to program the NXT other than the provided software. I don't necessarily have any issue with the software. Does the program created by the software translate …

mindstorms nxt programming  
asked by Jasarien 30 votes
answered by Joubarc 15 votes

What are some examples of advanced train layouts possible with the PF train sets?

I recently got my first train set, the Constitution Chase, and it has sparked my imagination for building train layouts. My 3-year-old son has a small collection of wooden trains and we enjoy building …

asked by Mr. Shiny and New 安宇 6 votes
answered by jncraton 7 votes
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