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Tacoma World Banner..... in Lego :)

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by NetMonkey, Oct 22, 2011.

  1. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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    NetMonkey

    NetMonkey [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So i had some spare time at work this week and i came up with a new lego project to build. i kept looking at the banner on the top of the TW website and wondered if i could re-recreate it in lego. some of the master builders at work have made letters out of lego, but they have done it in stellar detail. i think what i made turned out pretty good, but its nowhere close to what the builders at work can do.

    anyway... here is what i came up with.
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    here i am in the process of building it at work.
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    i was thinking about making the "TW Pumpkin", but that would have been too hard for me (and we dont have many orange bricks), but i may add the toyota logo at the left. there are alot of curves in the logo so it will be very challenging.

    i have no idea where i am going to put this thing. my wife said i could mount it to the wall in our office... i need a room just for lego building :)

    thanks for looking :)
     
  2. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    Thats great! Great job man
     
  3. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    707tothe907

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    Now do the "tacoma owners and enthusiasts" part.
     
  4. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    No flippen way :eek: you work at a Legos factory???? :D haha jk

    Looks good :thumbsup:
     
  5. Oct 22, 2011 at 2:32 PM
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    NetMonkey

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    that would be impossible for me :)
     
  6. Oct 22, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    They let you build that at work?! looks good bud!
     
  7. Oct 22, 2011 at 3:30 PM
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    NetMonkey

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    i built most of it today (saturday).

    i built most of the letters during some slow times during last week.
     
  8. Oct 22, 2011 at 3:31 PM
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    I bet thats about 100 bucks in legos
     
  9. Oct 22, 2011 at 3:33 PM
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    now build a Lego tacoma :D
     
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  10. Oct 22, 2011 at 5:05 PM
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    Pretty cool. Where do you work?lol
     
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  13. Oct 22, 2011 at 5:18 PM
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    That is sweet. I'd definitely take one if your gonna make them. Something like the words Tacoma and the Toyota emblem would definitely sell....
     
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    Thats awesome :thumbsup:
     
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    Very cool!

    See if you can creat some sort of back lighting for the letters
     
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    Nice job!

    I'd love to build a scale model Tacoma out of Lego...
     
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    Haha, that's pretty cool man!
     
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