Countless hours of LEGO® fun for both novices and seasoned enthusiasts! Easy-to-follow, step-by-step diagrams and full-color photos show how to use LEGO® bricks to create a fleet of emergency and heavy-duty vehicles, including a police helicopter, a fire tanker truck, an ambulance, a SWAT team truck, and dozens of others. Each model features a "pieces required" list to ensure that builders have the right equipment on hand.
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Chanh Ngoc Truong is a passionate fan and builder of LEGO® constructions. A native of Vietnam, he graduated Hanoi Polytechnic University, then moved on to advanced studies in 3-D modeling at the VTC Academy, an institute that provides training in subjects related to multimedia production. He has contributed LEGO® designs to several other books. Francesco Frangioja is a well-known LEGO® enthusiast and builder. After rediscovering his passion in 2010, he began collaborating with several communities of LEGO® fans. He is a Certified Facilitator by Trivium and the Association of Master Trainers in the LEGO® SERIOUSPLAY® method and materials for the design and delivery of workshops according to the LEGO® SERIOUSPLAY® method. Enrico Lavagno is an author, editor, and translator who has collaborated on various projects with many major publishers.
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The book you're about to read was inspired by the author's passion for both engineering and LEGO® bricks. For the vehicles in this book, you'll find important information about the real vehicles (how and where they're used, mechanical characteristics, etc.) and technical specifications of the corresponding models constructed in LEGO® bricks.
This book includes step-by-step instructions for the construction of each model. The aim is to help the reader learn techniques, "tricks," and methods for building any kind of object with LEGO® bricks. So get ready to unleash your imagination and your creativity so you can build ... anything you want!(Continues…)
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Table of Contents
LEGO ACTION VEHICLES, 3,
ABOUT THE AUTHORS, 4,
WHERE TO BUY ASSORTED LOOSE PARTS, 8–9,
TELESCOPIC HANDLER, 12–17,
AIRPORT FIRE TRUCK, 18–25,
BOX TRUCK, 26–31,
CEMENT MIXER TRUCK, 38–43,
GARBAGE TRUCK, 44–49,
HAZARDOUS LIQUID TANKER, 58–63,
CONSTRUCTION SITE DUMP TRUCK, 64–69,
FIRE AND RESCUE TRUCK, 70–73,
MOBILE CRANE, 74–79,
SNOWBLOWER TRUCK, 86–89,
SEMITRUCK CAB, 90–93,
POLICE MOTORCYCLE, 100–103,
STRADDLE CARRIER, 104–109,
SKID-STEER LOADER, 110–113,
CAB FORWARD LOCOMOTIVE, 114–117,
COAST GUARD BOAT, 118–121,
HEAVY-DUTY TOW TRUCK, 128–131,
TOWER CRANE, 132–135,
POLICE TRANSPORT, 136–139,
FIREFIGHTING AMPHIBIOUS AIRCRAFT, 140–145,
POLICE HELICOPTER, 158–161,
FIRE TANKER TRUCK, 162–169,
SEMITRAILER TRUCK FOR HAULING TIMBER, 170–175,
SWAT TEAM TRUCK, 176–181,
SEARCH AND RESCUE HELICOPTER, 200–207,