LEGO Ideas goes retro with brilliant Sony Walkman 10K build

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The hottest LEGO Ideas 10K challenge takes us again to a time of cassette tapes, massive hair and New Wave songs with a lifestyle-sizing duplicate of a Sony Walkman WM-22.

Prolific admirer builder Jaroslaw Ksiazczyk, also acknowledged as Jerac – and whose name you might recognise from his a great number of LEGO Star Wars personalized builds, together with his phenomenal Imperial Star Destroyer Chimaera – is the brains behind the LEGO Sony Walkman, which also incorporates a buildable tape and headphones. It all will come in at a rather modest measurement, which Ksiazczyk states could make for an ‘interesting and cheap’ Suggestions established.

He’s opted for vibrant crimson as the Walkman’s major colour, but implies on the project site that ‘more could be produced’ – possibly in the very same vein as 21329 Fender Stratocaster, which features features to construct its guitar in possibly crimson or black. The genuine WM-22 was initially offered in purple, blue, white and black, and observed accomplishment in the early ’80s by combining a minimal price tag with a premium manufacturer.

“There are also [a] several awesome methods to uncover for the builders, be it unanticipated building direction changes or unusual tactics applied listed here and there,” Ksiazczyk provides. “Though, some of individuals would likely increase an eyebrow of the designer must this really go into production.”

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