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#1 Brickwarrior

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:00 AM

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This is a simple MOC, but building a minifigure-scale soda machine with lettering turned out to be a fun challenge.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:12 AM

It's purdy. :thumbup:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:17 AM

Seeing Ricecracker in here, made me felt that this is more appropriate in our town forum.  :wink:

Nice simple MOC, a pretty good way to add these onto the streets pavement.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:49 AM

Looks nice. I would make the word sign a stud lower, though to make it equal.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 03:24 AM

Tempting. I'm trying to cut down a bit on this stuff, but that red and white sign reminds me of the lovely taste :) thankfully, there's nothing in my fridge...

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 11:26 AM

Excellent cola machine 'Brickwarrior', Brick On while drinking cola....actually that's what I'm going to get right now....a cola ! :laugh:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 12:03 PM

Nice MOC and yes it does make me want a Cola right now :)
Thankfully the nearest place to get one is a long walk away and I am too hungry (and too busy sorting this massive pile of unsorted LEGO) to go get one :)

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:21 PM

Nice Coke machine ...and clever building technique!  :thumbup:
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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:25 PM

Fantastic - definitely putting one in my town!

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 02:37 PM

Very nice MOC. Maybe one thing you could do to improve it, is to put a metallic grey 1x1 round plate on the can in stead of a white one.  :thumbup:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 03:15 PM

Brickwarrior,

In case you don't know, EB site guidelines state that posted images should be no larger than a size of 800x600.  Please remember this for the future.

I have edited your post with classic-town's down-sized image.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 08:41 PM

Very nice work!   :thumbup:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 10:45 PM

I really like this - Tempted to make a version for my town - It would make a great addition to a modular - well done.
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Posted 07 February 2012 - 10:50 PM

Very nice Coke machine! I love the lettering, especially because it's on a small scale. Great job!  :thumbup:
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Posted 08 February 2012 - 01:17 PM

Thanks everyone!  I've worked briefly on a version 2.0 of this that has an even cleaner rectangular shape, but it's difficult to do without the size increasing a noticeable amount.  It is easy to do without the lettering, but the lettering was the whole point.

Phred, I missed that about the image sizes but will make sure I'm following the rules in the future.

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Posted 09 February 2012 - 02:15 AM

Nice attempt at a vending machine, can't really make out the coke word though
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