Life360 Engineers Build a Millennium Falcon

Ryan Katkov
Feb 27, 2018 · 4 min read

Best things first: the time lapse!

Time Lapse Goodness (with huge thanks to Josh Wickham)

The Project

Four boxes and a 550 page instruction manual. Glorious.
The Schedule
7500 pieces in 17 different groups. Numbered bags are a winner.
Most of the interior completed. Check out that Dejarik (holo-chess?) table!
Basic framework first!
Greebling and surface panels take a LONG time.

Numbers at a Glance:

Finally complete! A whopping 30 pounds of Lego.

Postmortem

Went well:

Could have been better:

Things to do in future:


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