Desktop Shelving Epic Continues: Notched Shelf Added in the Middle

What began as a simple shelf to raise some of my LEGO sets off the workspace of my desk and rose to incorporate a higher shelf to accommodate more sets that I brought back from my parents’ home is now a three tier Franken-shelf. It quickly became evident that I needed more shelf space forContinue reading “Desktop Shelving Epic Continues: Notched Shelf Added in the Middle”

Updated and Expanded LEGO Iron Man’s Hall of Armor

While continuing to sort my LEGO brick collection, I discovered four more Plate (A) 4M 45° pieces. With these special elements in-hand, I updated and expanded my LEGO Iron Man’s Hall of Armor, which I wrote about previously here. I used a similar repetition for each armor suit pod, but I added one stud roofContinue reading “Updated and Expanded LEGO Iron Man’s Hall of Armor”

Everyday Carry (EDC) LEGO with Tiny Sets, Minifigures, and Muji’s Portable Case

Usually when folks talk about Everyday Carry (EDC), they are referring to preparedness, emergency readiness, and SHTF. It can also mean the kit that one carries on his or her person everyday for whatever reason. I would like to expand EDC to include LEGO. For me, and I suspect many others, LEGO is a sourceContinue reading “Everyday Carry (EDC) LEGO with Tiny Sets, Minifigures, and Muji’s Portable Case”

Building City Tech’s New Academic Building at 285 Jay Street With LEGO

Over the past few days, I build a small scale model of the new City Tech academic building at 285 Jay Street. Still under construction, this model highlights its eventual glass-covered transparency (see this PDF for additional renderings of the building’s completed construction) with the model’s approximately 160 clear 1×2 bricks: My Serious Change ThroughContinue reading “Building City Tech’s New Academic Building at 285 Jay Street With LEGO”

Customized LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75105 from The Force Awakens

Introduction After watching Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens for the first of four times (so far), I purchased the new LEGO Millennium Falcon 75105 (LEGO website page and Brickset model page). It is a wonderfully designed model that balances play with detail. This latest Falcon model from LEGO captures how the passage of timeContinue reading “Customized LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75105 from The Force Awakens”

With Grading Done, I’m Preparing for a Hot Summer with a New Attic Fan

I am trying to get a jump on a hot-hot summer, because last summer was a scorcher. While there are a lot of things that I would like to do to our house, some things are more affordable than others. My attic fan installation project today was one that had potential to help out without costingContinue reading “With Grading Done, I’m Preparing for a Hot Summer with a New Attic Fan”