21 November 2019

2019 Parts Fest #2: Oscar Cederwall's Clips and Crustacean

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Today Oscar Cederwall returns to our Parts Festival, following his first post of geometric explorations, to present more fun and clever uses for our selection of new LEGO® elements.

The Shepherd's Staff

Sadly, Bo Peep's crook (Tool, No. 10 in Medium Azure – 49492 | 6256157) loses its clutch power on the curved hook part, so it can't be used with clips. It works great as antennae though. Here is some made-up crustacean.

Frozone's 4x4 Tile

Plate 4X4, Circle, W/ 2 Knobs ( 32627 |6250188), which is Frozone's CMF stand, is indeed a tile with a groove around the edge. Which should make it "legal" to attach clips to it.

And then this happened:

This is just an example of what you could build using this technique.

The 3x3 dome

There aren't that many 3x3 round parts so this dome is a welcome addition. It makes it possible to build cylinder shaped tanks with the engine-part... or a sub.

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1 comment:

  1. The sub was a great idea - that's the first dome that fits the engine part, right?