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58 LEGO-Inspired Electronics

From Digital Block Clocks to Toy Brick Picture Cameras

— May 13, 2012 — Life-Stages
Everyone's favorite building block proves it's a whole lot more than a playroom standby with these LEGO-inspired electronics. The creative minds behind these toy technological wonders have quite literally brought their LEGO creations to life by providing their blocked structures with everything from motors to disc drives.

Proving these toy blocks are capable of more than just child's play, these playful gadgets are not just a fun way to pass the time, they're dead useful as well. Scan a favorite childhood photo on the handy LEGO scanner or fulfill your dreams of owning a luxury car by whipping up a working replica of a Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet. As always with LEGO, if you can dream it you can make it.

Sure to have you looking at these teeny toys in a whole new light, these LEGO-inspired electronics will blow your mind.
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Bold Bejeweled Choo Choos
Bold Bejeweled Choo Choos
Cimon Art and LEGO Created Vibrant Crystal-Encrusted Sculptures
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Fire-Breathing Toy Dragons
Fire-Breathing Toy Dragons
Aaron Amatnieks Adds a Fiery Element to His LEGO Creation
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Building Block Cameras
Building Block Cameras
The LEGO Pinhole Camera is a Fully Functional Picture Taker
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55
2000-Year-Old PC Replicas
2000-Year-Old PC Replicas
Apple Engineer Rebuilds Greek Computer From LEGO
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54
Rubik's Cube Robots
Rubik's Cube Robots
The CubeStormer Crushes the Rubik's Cube in Record Time
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53
Toy Film Projectors
Toy Film Projectors
The LEGO Technic Super-8 Movie Projector Uses Toy Blocks to Show Blockbusters
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Life-Size LEGO Medical Machinery
Life-Size LEGO Medical Machinery
Eric Harshbarger's Anesthesia Machine Replica is No Toy
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51
Toy Brick Printers
Toy Brick Printers
The LEGO Printer is Cute as Hell and Fully Functional
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50
Robot out of Recycled Cell Phones
Robot out of Recycled Cell Phones
The TeMo
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Unofficial Lego MP3 Player
Unofficial Lego MP3 Player
Rock Around The Block
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Playable Toy Block Instruments
Playable Toy Block Instruments
The Ross Crawford LEGO Ukelele is a Fully Functional Music Maker
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47
Cubed Toy Cruisers
Cubed Toy Cruisers
The LEGO Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet is a Child Dream Car
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Toy Block Bank Machines
Toy Block Bank Machines
The LEGO ATM is a Solid Investment
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Sci-Fi Wake-Up Widgets
Sci-Fi Wake-Up Widgets
The 'Star Wars' LEGO Minifig Alarm Clock Helps You Get Out of Bed
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44
Galactic Mechanical Droids
Galactic Mechanical Droids
Remote Controlled LEGO R2-D2 Moves and Rolls Like the Character
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Blocked Sci-Fi Instruments
Blocked Sci-Fi Instruments
The LEGO Star Wars Organ Plays the Saga's Iconic Tune
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Meticulous Toy Modeling Kits
Meticulous Toy Modeling Kits
The LEGO Technic Unimog is a 2,000-Piece Beast
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LaCie Lego Brick Desktop Hard Drive
LaCie Lego Brick Desktop Hard Drive
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Lego Robot
Lego Robot
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Toy LEGO Timepieces
Toy LEGO Timepieces
Wake up to theToy Story Minifigure Alarm Clock
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38
Lego Scanners
Lego Scanners
DIY Guide to Build Your Own
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37
Lego Calculators
Lego Calculators
Solving Mathematical Problems With Every Kids Favourite Toy
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36
Beer Opening LEGO Robot
Beer Opening LEGO Robot
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Medium Format Pinhole Lego Camera
Medium Format Pinhole Lego Camera
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Toy Block Camcorders
Toy Block Camcorders
The LEGO Stop Action Video Camera for the Kid in You
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Geeky Gamer Headgear
Geeky Gamer Headgear
Ben Caulkins Creatively Designs the Master Chief Helmet with LEGO
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Toy Brick Gatling Guns
Toy Brick Gatling Guns
The LEGO Machine Gun Packs a Serious Punch
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Lego Flame Thrower
Lego Flame Thrower
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Building Block Controllers
Building Block Controllers
The LEGO Play & Build Remote Combine Classic and New Toys
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Toy Brick Totalizers
Toy Brick Totalizers
The Basic Homade LEGO Calculator Performs Complex Functions Too
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Building Block Cameras
Building Block Cameras
The LEGO Leica M8 is a Playful Replica for Only a Fraction of the Cost
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Home Vaults Made of Toys
Home Vaults Made of Toys
The DIY LEGO Safe
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Snazzy LEGO Speakers
Snazzy LEGO Speakers
The Soundblock External Speakers Look Like Toy Blocks
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25
DIY Plaything Printers
DIY Plaything Printers
The BattleBricks MakerLegoBot is a Fully Functioning Block Printer
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Toy Brick Music Players
Toy Brick Music Players
The LEGO Boombox Lets You Blast Your Music
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Building Block Camcorders
Building Block Camcorders
The LEGO Stop Animation Video Camera is not a Toy
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22
Building Block Weaponry
Building Block Weaponry
The LEGO Collection by Futura Displays Some Destructive Delights
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21
Toy Brick Chargers
Toy Brick Chargers
This LEGO iPhone iPod Dock Brings Back Retro Gaming Ways
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Vibrant Kiddy Bricked Ports
Vibrant Kiddy Bricked Ports
The Elecom LEGO USB Hub Playfully Connects Devices
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Motorized LEGO Machines
Motorized LEGO Machines
The LEGO tow truck II by Sariel is a Veritable Block Beast
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Toy Brick PC Cases
Toy Brick PC Cases
The LEGO PC 1.0 Keeps Your Computer Looking and Running Cool
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Story-Telling Headgear
Story-Telling Headgear
Jonathan Robson Designs a LEGO Helmet That Reads to Kids
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16
Lego Brick Calendars
Lego Brick Calendars
10,000 Year Desktop Calendar
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Luxury Auto Blocks
Luxury Auto Blocks
The LEGO Lamborghini is Almost a Direct Replica of the Real Supercar
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Digital Block Clocks
Digital Block Clocks
The Hans Andersson Time Twister is a LEGO Made Minute Machine
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13
Super-Geeky Timepieces
Super-Geeky Timepieces
The Star Wars LEGO Watches Bring the Geekiest of All Things Geek Together
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12
Rotating LEGO Docks
Rotating LEGO Docks
Steven Combs' DIY iPhone Dock Allows for Movement
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11
Kitchen Gadgets for Geeks
Kitchen Gadgets for Geeks
LEGO Kitchenware
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10
Heating Homes with Toys
Heating Homes with Toys
The LEGO Radiator
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9
DIY Kids Vehicles
DIY Kids Vehicles
Moov Toys
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8
Zip Zip LEGO USB Memory Stick
Zip Zip LEGO USB Memory Stick
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Building Block Headphones
Building Block Headphones
These DIY LEGO Headphones Brings Playfulness to Music
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Kid-Approved Electronics
Kid-Approved Electronics
LEGO Releases More Made-for-Children Gadgets
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Geek Art
Geek Art
WALL-E Lego Model
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4
Toy Block Firearms
Toy Block Firearms
The LEGO Sniper Rifle is a Fully Functional Weapon
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3
Lego-Like Cameras
Lego-Like Cameras
The Pentax Optio NB1000 is a Playful New Point-and-Shoot
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2
LEGO Watches
LEGO Watches
The Pop Hours Watch Pops with Time and Colors
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Toy Brick Picture Cameras
Toy Brick Picture Cameras
The Legotron Camera is a Snapshot of DIY Success
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