Author Brendan Powell Smith has done it again with his new book, “Assassination!: The Brick Chronicle of Attempts on the Lives of Twelve US Presidents” This book is illustrated completely using "LEGO" models designed and built by Brendan including elements available from altBricks. I love the...
Yearly Archives: 2014
[mp_row] [mp_span col="12"] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col="12"] I had a great time at Brickfete this year! Every time I go down to Canada I get to know the folks down there better and better. The trains layouts where great! Awesome MOCs across the board. I got to run the dirty Brickster twice. The French Canadians know how to give great...Read more
One of the most dramatic diorama landscape models built is the Rivendell model by Alice Finch and David Frank. Alice has been an altBricks customer soon after we opened for business in 2011. She first used our elements in her Hogwarts diorama, but the Rivendell model generously demonstrates the use of our large...Read more
Using some altBricks architectural elements for a couple train projects. The first is a truss load for a flatbed car and a modular bridge design. We also have the LDraw .dat files for the 2x2x2 and 2x3x2 girder elements to use with MLCAD or other LDraw compatible CAD tools. Thanks for help from Max Martin...Read more