Thursday, August 30, 2018
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How To Build A Massive LEGO Ship

Lego makes ridiculously cool MAERSK Lego ship kits but if you really want to impress your friends you’ll need to purchase haze grey blocks in bulk and build your own. You’ll...

August 30, 2018
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Friday, September 2, 2016
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Meet The New Guinness World Record Breaking (Lego) Ship: M/V Jubilee Seaways

Two weeks & over a million bricks built by 7,000 people in 21 countries all over DFDS culminated in an official Guinness World Record for Largest LEGO Ship (supported by...

September 2, 2016
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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Lego Stena IceMAX Build Time-Lapse

Here’s a time-lapse showing the building of the Lego-version Stena IceMAX drillship at LSME (that’s Lego Shipyard and Marine Engineering). The video is the second from creator Andrew Mcalpine, following...

August 27, 2015
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Thursday, December 4, 2014
Maritime News

Watch: The Best Triple-E Lego Kit Construction Time-Lapse On the Internet

Check out this awesome time-lapse showing the construction of a Triple-E (lego kit) at the LSME shipyard (that would be Lego Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering).

December 4, 2014
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Monday, August 6, 2012
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Legos, Science and Underwater Robots

  A (semi) secret government operation quietly wrapped up in April to build what some are calling the US Navy’s coolest structure, a research facility for the development of autonomous...

August 6, 2012
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011
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Giant Lego Man Is At It Again….

The mysterious 8-foot tall lego man is at it again, this time appearing on a Sarasota, Florida beach sporting a t-shirt saying “no real than you are”. The rumored origins...

October 26, 2011
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Monday, May 23, 2011
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Heroic Ship Maersk Alabama… LEGO Edition

This weekend gCaptain attended MakerFaire San Francisco, an annual event that brings hobbyists and tech enthusiasts together to share their creations. In all we were disapointed with the relative low...

May 23, 2011
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Friday, June 5, 2009
Interesting

LEGO Battleship Yamato – The Toy Megaship

We have covered many maritime LEGO creations in the past, including a rather impressive Aircraft Carrier, and have even been told of a mystical all LEGO port in Carlsbad California...

June 5, 2009
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Friday, October 31, 2008
Offbeat

Lego Man! Photos Of The Beached Toy | UPDATE: Third Lego-Man Washes Ashore In Florida!

UPDATE: A third mystery lego-man has washed up on a beach in Florida.  What is happening!  Read here for the update!! ORIGINAL: To the delight of children in the area,...

October 31, 2008
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Tuesday, January 29, 2008
Offbeat

Lego Ships – M/V Lego Aircraft Carrier, Lego Lighthouse, Lego Bulk Ship

In celebration of Lego’s 50th anniversary we bring you Lego Ships, Lego Lighthouses, Lego Aircraft carriers and other nautical lego sets. Lego Aircraft Carrier This absolutely enormous Lego aircraft carrier...

January 29, 2008
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Sunday, December 23, 2007
Interesting

The Ultimate Christmas Gift For A Future Mariner

With a 5m LOA (nearly three times larger than G.I. Joe’s Carrier) Gizmodo brings us the World’s Largest Toy Aircraft Carrier: “an absolutely enormous Lego aircraft carrier. Made from over...

December 23, 2007
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