Helping YOU build


This section is designed to help YOU build! Its not about any specific model, but how to build anything. Remember you can build anything you dream of, whether you are a kid, a teenager or an AFOL (Adult Fan of Lego). This area is a resource to give you a helping hand. I’m trying something new by adding this component to the blog, so if you have any feedback or any questions, comment or send me an email at chris.j.h.chris@gmail.com. Good luck and Happy building!

Step-by-step Building Guide

Making Custom Lego Minifigures

8 Comments Add yours

  1. Jacob Stevens says:

    Hey I am attempting to build a mid scale Enterprise-D model, but I have no good nacelle parts, could you recommend some parts to use for that?

    1. trekkie96 says:

      Mmm. Warp Nacelles are hard. I’d use roof pieces, either the 2 by 2 or 1 by 1 pieces depending on the size. You could also even use just flat pieces with a clear red piece at the front for the ramscoop and a blue falt piece in the middle of the nacelle, though that would only work if the model was small enough. Please send me a pic when you’re done!

  2. Christopher Quay says:

    Hi, i am having trouble finding inspiraton on what to build. I tend to use grey and black pieces, so spaceships are my specialty. But whenever I try to figure out WHAT spaceship to build, my mind goes blank. Every ship in existance has either been a lego set, or someone else built it before. PLEASE HELP!!!!

    1. trekkie96 says:

      I understand what you mean, I often find problems working out what to build. So you’d like a lego ship that hasn’t been built before? Well I found a lot of Andromeda ships have not been built (I would love to see some High Guard ships in lego!), as well as a lot of babylon 5 ships. I’ve also noticed very few BSG ships online. For black though, I find it is really good for making guns and grey can be used for Sci-fi weapons like a Star Trek Phaser or even props like Tricorders, etc. You could also make shuttlecraft/fighters (like F302s or Starfury’s) or any auxiliary craft. I hope that was of help.

  3. Christopher Quay says:

    Thanks! I’ll see what I can do! You can see my crations at MOC Pages, my name is Squierl of Doom.

    1. trekkie96 says:

      They are actually awesome!! Great job! I will add you to my sci-fi group on MOCPages

      1. Christopher Quay says:

        Thanks again; Just wondering, do you know of any good Star Wars ships that haven’t been done yet?

      2. trekkie96 says:

        That’s ok. Sorry, but I don’t watch much Star Wars. I do know though that the Star Destroyers have not been done well in Lego sets and maybe a coruscant diorama?

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