TurboRatRods

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TurboRatRods

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Came out of my LEGO Dark Ages in 2016.  Trying to catch up with the rest of the world when it comes to designing a MOC.  Currently downloading small MOCs and dissecting the Instructions.

To speed up my learning process, I make a lot of what I call "Rat Rods" - all the correct shapes (or reasonable substitutes) and don't worry about the colors for now.

I attend a weekly LEGO gathering in my community.  Usually working with Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Grandparents, or Great Grandparents.  Therefore, when I make Instructions in LDD my #1 priority is to keep the build flat on the table for as long as possible so they don't have to fight that "Gravity Guy".  I also like to have the 3D view capability that LDD allows.

Takes a lot of time to build LDD instructions, but to me it's worth it because of all the extra learning I do when I try to make the file.

I am "VERY" grateful for all the great MOCs created by the designers I am following.

TurboRatRods

Recent Comments

  • 5 days, 3 hours ago TurboRatRods (76796) MOC Designer PRO
    Impressive!  From the pictures, it doesn't look like it would take much to convert the launch tower into a robot.
  • 6 days ago TurboRatRods (76796) MOC Designer PRO
    It's the picture where the truck is facing the trailer - Raised eyebrows, big eyes, wide open mouth saying, "Oooooooh, what a sweet looking trailer, hope I'm the one that gets to pull it!"
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago TurboRatRods (76796) MOC Designer PRO
    Such an awesome looking personality on the truck!  Don't know how to describe it, but the expression belongs in a Cars movie.