Your First LEGO Set
Posted 11 May 2012 - 05:57 PM
EDIT: I found it.
I also found out that it isn't even DUPLO.
Edited by TheRedGuy, 11 May 2012 - 06:02 PM.
Posted 19 May 2012 - 06:05 PM
i used to love building it & changing gears, watching the engine working & then dismantle to build the other kit you could make with the set!
however i sold it 2 years later to get a sega megadrive!
though i loved lego & building things (usually with imagination & not sticking to instructions) i never bought another set. that was until 2008 on our first trip to disneyworld & i entered the lego shop at downtown disney!
that was the first time i'd ever seen lego star wars! i fell in love! they had the 10179 millennium falcon for $400 (£200 back then!) which i drooled over but knew it wouldnt fit in our suitcases!
i got a few star wars small kits after that & after returning to disneyworld in 2009 to get married, i still had £300 of spending money left so when we got back i got the 10179 off ebay! :)
Posted 22 May 2012 - 05:45 PM
Before that though, other sets had been bought as "group gifts", so they belonged to everyone. That was my first personal set :)
Posted 04 June 2012 - 10:02 AM
Edited by harmacy, 04 June 2012 - 10:05 AM.
UCS does not mean 'Ultimate Collector Series', it means 'Unavoidable Cash Sucker'.
Posted 11 June 2012 - 04:44 AM
Definitely a 5/5.
Posted 11 June 2012 - 07:14 AM
Posted 25 August 2012 - 06:40 AM
Still have that "minifig" sitting around
Ha! I just spent several minutes on Brickipedia trying to ID this set! I think this was my first (non-Duplo) lego too! My first build-with-instructions set was probably 6592 Vacation Hideaway. It's been built and dismantled many times over the years...
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