Move the submarine’s robotic arms to collect samples from the seabed. It’s nice that the same set of blocks can be used in 3 different ways to get a lot of play for not too much money.
Legos are so expensive that it’s nice to buy versatile sets. These are great for my 5 year old nephew to put together with a little guidance from his dad.
You can learn a lot by studying its construction. The second and third models are much less inspiring or fun.Note that since the hull is build out of individual brick and pieces, the boat does not float. He really liked the boat and the crane type arm that comes off of it.
I would highly recommend this to anyone going on a long trip. Kid plays with this all the time but doesn’t play with chinese tinker toys as the parts get stuck and break when trying to unstick. Rebuilds into a cargo plane or a large submarine. Operate the ship’s boom to lower the sub into the sea, then submerge and explore!
Lego Creator 2016 Ocean Explorer All 3 Builds Reviewed!
The three instructed builds offer detailed and complete looking models. The ship is the standout option and uses all. .. My 8 year old grandson was thrilled to receive this. He couldn’t wait to start playing with it. The hull incorporates some interesting, more advanced building methods to achieve its pointed keel. Boat features an iconic dark-blue, red, white and gray color scheme. Submarine features a yellow, gray and black color scheme. Turn the crane and lower the submarine into the sea!
Move the submarine’s robotic arms to collect samples from the seabed. Submarine measures over 1” (3cm) long and under 1” (1cm) high and 1” (1cm) wide. Cargo plane measures over 2” (6cm) high, 5” (14cm) long and 5” (14cm) wide. Large submarine measures over 3” (8cm) high, 3” (10cm) long and 2” (6cm) wide. Combine with the 31040, 31041 and 31043 mini-vehicle sets for extended play.
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