Life Size LEGO STAR WARS X-Wing Fighter Debuts in Time Sqaure

Ever dream of having a life size Star Wars vehicle? How about a LEGO version? Now you can see a huge LEGO version in person at Times Square. See the photos after the jump.

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By TheDailySuperHero - 5/23/2013


Disney, Lucasfilm and LEGO have introduced the world's first life-size LEGO X-Wing Fighter in Times Square in New York City. Check out the specs and photos taken straight from the press release.

-Contains 5,335,200 LEGO bricks
-Weighs 45,980 pounds
-Height: 11 feet / 3.35 meters
-Length: 43 feet / 13.1 meters
-Wingspan: 44 feet / 13.44 meters
-32 builders spent 17,336 hours to construct; about 4 months
-Built in the LEGO Model Shop in Kladno, Czech Republic
-Is a one-to-one replica of LEGO Star Wars set #9493; The model is 42 times the size of the retail building set The model was heavily engineered to withstand all the transportation, setup/break down and to ensure it was safe for Times Square given the subway system below and California's seismic requirements for the LEGOLAND California Resort installation.












Source: StarWars.com
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jessepostal - 5/23/2013, 11:39 AM
This is someones job. People are living off playing with legos. Think about that.
Koala0226 - 5/23/2013, 12:46 PM
"If you take out 1 lego does it crumble into a million pieces" You obviously don't know how Legos work...
ManofSteel22 - 5/23/2013, 12:54 PM
They glue this shit together,I've been to lego land here in the uk many moons ago and they don't even properly attach the bricks,they glue them any way they want lol
alamborn19 - 5/23/2013, 1:03 PM
@SUPERMAN2013- "many moons ago" dude no used that term since before Thor was born
FrankieDedo - 5/23/2013, 1:09 PM
LEGO made of LEGO???

LEGOCEPTION.
ManofSteel22 - 5/23/2013, 2:48 PM
[frick]ing ages ago * better? ;) haha

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