Hack the… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using a Pull Back motor…?
Make moves with pull-back hacks!
Unleash your creativity by hacking the Technic™ pull-back function! You can use it to power up cool vehicles and builds. Need inspiration? Watch these fans creations make serious moves using pull-back hacks!
Reach for the sky!
Learn how to create a flying propeller using a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back motor. See how Joseph uses LEGO pieces to make an axle and a crank. What else can you do with a pull-back? Watch the video to get inspired!
You’ve blown our socks off!
Wow! You LEGO® Life creators really are the best! We’ve loved seeing all of your amazing hacks. Check out the video to see some of the highlights. Remember to keep on sending us your own epic hack ideas. The awesome creators featured are: CiekawskiInspektorAparat DirektorFlexiblerAlien EleganckiOficerKot GrafClevererOtter GreatestJumpyInfearno ImperatriceZucca024 SenseiSparaconDécisif SilnýCísařJežek ŚwietnaSiostraOpona WysportowanyKapitanKrait 용맹스러운리조챔피온
How many hacks are in this video?
How many ways can you hack a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back vehicle? What’s your favorite morning routine hack? Tell us in the comments.
Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
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Are you ready to Hack the Pull Back?
Our little Pull Back motor can be used in (literally) millions of ways. So to see exactly how many, we want YOU to hack it and rebuild it into something totally awesome and unique!
Hack the… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
Watch the MOVE IT stunt blooper real
Sometimes the best moments in any challenge are when things don’t go to plan! Check out this blooper video to see some of the funniest bits of the MOVE IT challenge.
Hack the Kicks Sender
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The biggest challenge ever?
Big. Bold. Ambitious. There was nothing small about the Move It challenge! Watch the video to be blown away by the size of this stunt and get inspired to create your own Move It builds.
Brilliant board game hack!
Check out this cool video to see how Bre hacks a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back motor to create a board game timer. Feeling inspired? What cool hacks can you invent?
Climb aboard the gigantic Mining Truck! The awesome scale of this massive vehicle has been captured in this LEGO® Technic model, featuring huge wheels, detailed engine with moving piston and transmission belt, heavy-duty bumper and grill guard, tipping cargo bed, driver's cab and working steering. Maneuver the mighty machine into position, then tip and lock the massive cargo bed to deliver the load! Features a cool yellow and black color scheme. This 2-in-1 model rebuilds into a rugged Wheel Dozer.
Power up the rugged LEGO® Technic 42073 BASH!, featuring an awesome red, black and gray color scheme with cool racing stickers, heavy-duty front bumper, large rear spoiler and huge chunky tires. Activate the powerful pull-back motor to experience this vehicle's amazing power and acceleration, and see the engine crash out of the car body on impact… BASH!
Porsche 911 GT3 RS
Celebrate innovative engineering and design from one of the world's leading car manufacturers with this stunning LEGO® Technic model. Developed in partnership with Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG, this elegantly packaged LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS with its sleek aerodynamic lines, adjustable rear spoiler and orange bodywork is packed with authentic features and functions that capture the magic of the iconic supercar, and the attention to detail is clear from the outset! Open the doors and you'lldiscover an elaborate cockpit with racing seats, working gearbox, steering wheel with gearshift paddles, detailed dashboard and a glove compartment containing a unique serial number. Lift the rear lid and you'll have access to a detailed flat 6 engine with moving pistons, while under the hood you'll find a storage area with suitcase. Red suspension springs, detailed brake calipers and original-design rims with special low-profile road-gripping tires add the final touches to this magnificent mod el!
App-Controlled Top Gear Rally Car
With laser focus you slide behind the wheel. Nothing matters but the speed! Take control of this cool LEGO® Technic™ Top Gear Rally Car and get ready for the drive of your life! Controlled using the LEGO Technic CONTROL+ App, you’ll discover a host of neat functions, including realistic sounds and real-time feedback. Take on challenges, earn achievements and access inspirational Top Gear content.
Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3245
Climb aboard the awesome Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3245! This huge, robust, 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic model is packed with authentic details and features. Turn on the included Power Functions large motor and engage the advanced pneumatic system (new for fall 2015) for complete control over an array of exciting motorized functions. You can operate the ultra-versatile crane arm mechanism, open and close the grabber, extend the outriggers or raise and lower the tipper body! Twin axle steering, double differential drive and fully independent suspension provide ultimate maneuverability, and the driver's cab tilts to reveal a detailed 6-cylinder engine with moving pistons. Open the cab doors to access the detailed interior with dashboard, blue seating and steering wheel with Mercedes-Benz logo. This meticulously detailed 2015 model also features an extendable crane arm, 4 suspended axles, double wheels on the 2 rear axles, opening tailgate, warning beacons, wing mirrors and comprises 2793 elements, making it one of the largest LEGO Technic models we have ever produced. An authentic white, gray and black color scheme and iconic 3-pointed Mercedes-Benz star add the finishing touches to this impressive model. When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild it into the rugged Mercedes-Benz Articulated Construction Truck.
Power up the super-rugged, super-cool Getaway Truck. This tough LEGO® Technic™ monster truck model features extra-wide rims with huge chunky tires, 2 large side-mounted exhaust pipes, heavy-duty front bumper and an awesome red, black and gray color scheme with cool flame stickers for a real bad-guy look! Activate the powerful pull-back motor and leave the competition behind!
Mini CLAAS XERION
Love tractors? Love building? Then you’ll love this LEGO® Technic™ Mini CLAAS XERION (42102) tractor. In the famous CLAAS colors, this eye-catching tractor is top of its class. And its good looks are just the start. This powerful machine is packed with features to tackle jobs in the field or farm. Great news for busy farmers; the tractor rebuilds into a Harvester, with steering and rotary cutter.
Ready for an action-packed shift at the construction yard? You’ll power through the tasks with this awesome LEGO® Technic™ Mobile Crane. Steer into position, put the outriggers down then climb into the cabin to operate the crane. Raise the boom and extend the telescopic arm to impressive heights, (up to 78cm!). Then use the hoist to lift the concrete pillar before heading to the next job.
Engines ready! Drivers ready! Pull back, release and GO, GO, GO! Dragster racing has to be the ultimate speed challenge, so put your building skills to the test and create this awesome LEGO® Technic™ Dragster car. Just pull back and release to see it speed along. Then lock in the wheelie bar to perform heart-pumping wheelies. Want more action? Rebuild the Dragster into a super-fun pull-back Hot Rod.
Carry out heroic rescue missions with the LEGO® Technic™ Rescue Helicopter. This realistic model comes with a cool red, white and black color scheme and an array of realistic features and functions. Spin the rotors, open the side and rear doors, and operate the winch to lower the rescue stretcher… it's just like the real thing! Rebuild this set to create a futuristic Concept Plane.
BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Celebrate innovative design and engineering with this amazing LEGO® Technic model. Developed in partnership with BMW, this detailed replica captures the unmistakable, iconic lines of the real-life machine and features a blue and black color scheme, handlebar steering, BMW Motorrad's unique telelever front suspension system, aerodynamic windshield and a detailed dashboard and exhaust. Raise the kickstand and maneuver the motorcycle to see the visible shaft drive and 2-cylinder boxer engine springto life. Large top case and luggage panniers with opening lids, and black spoke wheels with all-terrain tires add the final touches to this magnificent model! Rebuilds into a unique concept model, created in collaboration with BMW designers. Interactive, 3D digital LEGO® Building Instructions app available online, for both models!
Airport Rescue Vehicle
Race to the rescue with this outstanding 2-in-1, high-tech replica of a real-life airport rescue vehicle. This detailed model features a classic red, black and gray color scheme, large driver’s cab with detailed dashboard, wing mirrors, opening tool storage compartment, 4-cylinder engine with moving pistons, twin-axle steering, double rear axle and chunky tires. Activate the boom to position the water cannon and extinguish the flames! This Power Functions upgradable model can be rebuilt to create an awesome Fire Rescue Vehicle!
LEGO® Technic CONTROL+
Meet the most immersive play experience ever from LEGO® Technic: A richer way of controlling your vehicles through new electronic components and a free app for your smart device, working together to bring your play closer to how real-life vehicles function. CONTROL+ equals realistic multi-function control plus new awesome possibilities – like automation, authentic sounds, alternative ways of control, challenges and achievements and live data feedback from your model.
Cool solutions for everyday problems
See how Damien uses LEGO® Technic elements to help him enjoy his favorite TV show. And discover why mistakes don’t matter when it comes to inventing cool stuff! Check out all the videos from the Move It stunt for more inspiration.
A hack to light up your world!
Brighten up your builds with spinning lights! Check out the video to learn a cool hack for creating an impressive spinning light using your LEGO® Technic™ pieces and a pull-back motor. Why not have a go yourself?
Meet the female stars of motorsports
We’re celebrating the achievements of female drivers in motorsport. - Sports car racing driver Christina Nielsen from Denmark was the first woman to win a major full-season Sports Car Championship in North America. - The first woman to compete in a Formula 1 race was Italy’s Maria Teresa De Filippis in 1958. - The woman who competed in the most F1 Grands Prix is Italian driver Lella Lombardi. - There have also been several female test drivers and development drivers in motorsport including Susie Wolff and Jamie Chadwick.
Take your minifigures for a wild ride!
When you use your imagination, anything is possible! Check out this video to see how adult creator Nard hacked the pull-back to create a carousel for LEGO® minifigures.
Can a car become a clock?
Can you use a car to make a clock? You can when you hack the pull-back! Check out this video to see how Alexander builds a table clock powered by a pull-back motor.
Creative problem-solving in action
Your hands are full. But you need to open the door! What do you do? Discover how Anika found a solution using LEGO® Technic elements. Discover more about the Move It challenge.
Epic builds – Cool moves
Can you make a ball move using LEGO® Technic elements? What about a wheelbarrow? That was the challenge for these 2 robotics experts. Get inspired and discover more about the Move It stunt.
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Power up your paper planes!
Wish you could throw a paper plane further? Here’s a cool way to get your paper creations flying! Watch the video to see how adult creator Nard hacked the pull-back to create a cool launching device. Why not try your own hacks and see what you can create!
See a counterweight in action
Ever wondered why a counterweight is so important when transporting a heavy load? Watch this video from the MOVE IT stunt to find out.
Top tips to supercharge your hacks!
Want to make YOUR pull-back hacks the most epic hacks EVER? Check out the video and learn from inventor Joseph as he hacks a pull-back motor to invent a paper airplane launcher.