Hack the… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using a Pull Back motor…?
Hack the Alarm Clock Stopper
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 1
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!
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 3
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.
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.
Hack the Kicks Sender
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 7
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.
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.
Hack the… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
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?
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
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.
Got what it takes to be the speed-sailing champ? Put your skills to the test with this LEGO® Technic Catamaran – which really floats on water! Built for speed, it’s packed with features to give you the edge on race day. Angle the sails, then use the dagger boards for stability as you sail through the water. Rebuild your model into a floating Race Power Boat for even more sailing adventures.
Access all areas with this awesome LEGO® Technic 42076 Hovercraft set, featuring an authentic black and white colour scheme, elevated cargo crane with operator’s cab and a raisable loading platform, plus a rugged expedition truck with a detachable cargo container. Manoeuvre the hovercraft to spin the twin rear fans and see them move from left to right as you steer into position. Then lower the ramp, drive the truck onboard and operate the crane to unload the cargo container. When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild this set to create a powerful Jet Boat!
Climb aboard the open cockpit of this high-tech, Ultralight Helicopter with its awesome white, red and black colour scheme and cool stickers. Move the joystick to control the tail rudder and spin the gearwheel to see the main rotor, tail rotor and detailed engine spring to life. This 2-in1 LEGO® Technic model can be rebuilt to create an Experimental Aircraft! Interactive, 3D digital LEGO Building Instructions app available online for both models!
Take on the toughest construction site challenges with this rugged LEGO® Technic Heavy-Duty Excavator. Check out the driver’s cabin, then rotate the body and move the arm just like on a real excavator. Raise and lower the shovel to transport the stones and use the 4 cones to mark out your route. Ready for an exciting new challenge? Rebuild your model into a cool tracked tractor with backhoe.
Head for the high seas with this cool LEGO® Technic Ocean Explorer, featuring a huge ship with a dark-blue, red and white colour scheme, detailed hull with bulbous bow and 2 fenders, large captain’s bridge, crane and a landing pad, plus a submarine and a helicopter! Operate the ship's steering to adjust the rudders, open the deck hatch to access the hull, lower the sub with the working crane, and spin the helicopter's rotors to take to the air! When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild this set to create a powerful Push Boat and Barge.
Move multiple vehicles from A to B with the LEGO® Technic Car Transporter. This realistic toy truck with detachable trailer comes with a classic red, grey and black colour scheme, sticker detailing and an array of authentic features and functions. Raise and lower the car decks and rear ramp for seamless navigation to the upper and lower levels, then lock the vehicles into position for safe transportation. You can also tilt the driver's cab for access to a detailed V6 engine with moving pistons. This building kit also includes a cool, blue car with working steering and a detailed V8 piston engine and is compatible in scale with the 42093 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1—drive them aboard and you’re ready to go! Rebuild this vehicle transporter to create the LEGO Technic Truck and Show Cars!
Take to the skies for aerial firefighting adventures with the awesome 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic Fire Plane! This impressive model is packed with authentic details and features, including 2-cylinder engine, joystick-controlled elevators and ailerons and large pontoons. Watch the 3-blade propeller and engine pistons spring to life as you maneuver the mighty aircraft into takeoff position, then power over the ocean's surface and soar into the air. When you reach the blaze, activate the cool water drop function to release the water cubes and extinguish the flames. It's just like the real thing! Comes with a striking red and white color scheme and a selection of cool stickers. When you're done fighting wildfires, rebuild the Fire Plane into a high-speed Jet Plane.
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!
Cruise on the open road with the awesome LEGO® Technic Street Motorcycle! This cool, sturdy model has all the features of the real-life machine, including full fairing, rugged front and rear suspension, chain drive, working steering, kickstand, detailed engine with moving pistons and a sporty, light blue and red color scheme. Experience the joy of motorcycling! This 2-in-1 model rebuilds into a cool Retro Bike.
Enjoy a rewarding and innovative building experience with this exceptional 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic 42078 Mack Anthem truck. Developed in partnership with Mack® Trucks Inc., this meticulously detailed replica model features an array of realistic details and functions. Open the doors and you'll discover a well-equipped driver's cab complete with a detailed dashboard and steering wheel, sun visors, adjustable seats and a bunk bed, while under the bonnet you'll discover a 6 cylinder straight engine with moving pistons and spinning radiator fan. You can steer the truck into position, lower the landing legs, extend and secure the outriggers and operate the synchronised crane arms to lift the container onto the detachable trailer. And when you feel like another building challenge, you can rebuild it to create the iconic Mack LR refuse truck featuring an array of authentic details.
Make light of heavy work with the tough 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic Roadwork Crew set, featuring a truck with removable trailer, plus a rugged tracked digger in a classic orange, gray and black colour scheme. Steer the truck into position, operate the digger's 360° rotating superstructure with working boom and bucket, and tip the truck's flatbed to offload the cargo. Rebuild this set to create an awesome Mini Gritter with Plow. Interactive, 3D digital LEGO Building Instructions app available online forboth models!
Explore the world of superboat racing with this aerodynamic 2-in1 LEGO® Technic Power Boat model, featuring an open cockpit with steering wheel and tinted windshield, and a sporty red and black colour scheme with racing stickers. Maneuver this powerful speedboat to activate the engine pistons and rear spinning propeller and get ready to race! When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild it into an ocean-skimming, high-speed Hydroplane.
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.
Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
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.
Hack the Brick Toast Maker
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 5
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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?
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!