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Practical LEGO Technics: Bring Your LEGO Creations to Life by Mark Rollins

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CHAPTER 7

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LEGO Technic Aviation: Airplanes and Helicopters

The Technic LEGO system has a few airplane kits, and although none of them have actually flown through the air (as of yet), they are of pretty good quality. Not only do they allow a user to create a miniature replica of some of their favorite aircraft, but they often have some features that make them very realistic.

This chapter will cover how to construct a basic LEGO Technic airplane and how to “give it wings.” I assume that if you are going to build an airplane, then you want it to have the attributes and abilities of real airplanes like working propellers, flaps, and a rudder.

I will ...

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