Forbidden LEGO

Forbidden LEGO

Build the Models your Parents Warned You Against!

Book - 2007
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It just may be impossible to exhaust the creative potential of LEGO® bricks. With an active imagination as your guide, there are endless possibilities provided you follow the LEGO Company's official (and sensible) rules. This means no cutting or tampering with bricks, creating models that shoot unapproved projectiles, or using non-standard parts with any LEGO product. After all, those little precision-molded ABS bricks can be dangerous on the wrong hands! Well, toss those rules out the window. Forbidden LEGO introduces you to the type of free-style building that LEGO's master builders do for fun in the back room. Using LEGO bricks in combination with common household materials (from rubber bands and glue to plastic spoons and ping-pong balls) along with some very unorthodox building techniques, you'll learn to create working models that LEGO would never endorse. Try your hand at a toy gun that shoots LEGO plates, a candy catapult, a high voltage LEGO vehicle, a continuous-fire ping-p
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : No Starch Press, c2007.
ISBN: 9781593271374
Characteristics: vi, 186 p. :,chiefly ill. (some col.) ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Dooley, Mike


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Feb 17, 2015

It is a great book with lots creativeness. It makes me want to buy the Tech Lego, but unfortunately they are so expensive.

Aug 13, 2012

An Interesting book, although it uses bricks from models and kits i do not have(such as the motors and battery boxes)

Mar 01, 2012

This is a pritty cool book. I wanted to build som of the set in this book, but I dont have some of the pieces needed and what I do not like about this book is that you have to cut some of the pieces in order to build some of the sets.

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Aug 08, 2015

ACroteau thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 99

mikemish Apr 28, 2013

mikemish thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

Jun 27, 2012

TheBwawker thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over


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