Lego Fire Brigade Review score: 98/100. As far as you may know, Lego construction sets are designed not only for children. There are a lot of sets for teenagers and adults. For example, the entire Lego Creator series is designed for people older than 16 years.
Lego Fire Brigade allows to build an authentic fire station of 1930s. The set includes a fire truck, 4 minifigs, a fire-dog, an opening station garage door, and a roof that may be removed for interior access. Lego Fire Brigade features 2 furnished floors with fire-fighting tools, racks for helmets, a ping-pong table, a kitchen, a fridge, a couch, a bookshelf and a bell. It is designed to be put together with such modular buildings as 10182 Café Corner and 10185 Green Grocer. It is an interesting fact that there is a need to implement innovative construction techniques when building the fire station.
Lego Fire Brigade measures 14″ (35 cm) high and 10″ (25 cm) wide. Fire Brigade contains such rare LEGO elements, like bricks and plates in dark tan.
Who are going to love it?
Legos are pretty much beloved by both children and their parents. Actually, the ages appropriate for constructing such building vary greatly. This set is a great opportunity to spend some quality time with kids as well as build the fire station yourself. Therefore if you plan to play with your kid and build the fire station, you may consider buying it even for a 10-year old. At the same time it is a wonderful present for yourself, or for a teenager to create a wonderful building and add it to the Creator collection. Just imagine, there are Lego fans out there, who devote entire glass shelves for their Lego buildings. Try this idea out!
So, who will love Lego Fire Brigade:
· Parents of schoolboys and schoolgirls
· Adult and student architects,
· parents of teenagers,
· teenagers who are fond of Lego or any other constructors as well as any building activities.
This Lego set is loved by many more Lego fans. In addition, there is a need to add that assembling Lego is a far more useful activity then staring at a TV set. So do not hesitate to try this set out and engage your kids in building that may eventually become their hobby.
Lego Fire Brigade features
This Lego Creator set includes a stylish fire truck, 4 minifigs and a red hot dog. The set has awesome detailing, because the details are really tiny and extremely realistic: fire-fighting tools, racks for helmets and a fire-pole.
What is more:
· The fire station features an opening red sliding garage door and 2 furnished floors
· Lego Fire Brigade contains 2,231 elements
Measurements and Specifications of Lego Fire Brigade
The set is made of top notch durable plastic. It is sturdy and high quality material. What is more:
· This Lego set measures 22.9 x 3.6 x 18.9 inches and weighs 6.1 pounds
· It is made in USA
· When assembled, dimensions of the fire station are: 14″ (35 cm) high and 10″ (25 cm) wide.
Pros and Cons of Lego Fire Brigade Set
As any other product and item, Lego construction sets have their pros and cons. The main advantage of fire station set, which is considered one of the best Lego sets, is rich detailing. It makes a process of building much more exciting. In addition, such high level of detailing enables your younger kid to play with the fire station.
Advantages of the set in a few words:
· The set is a perfect fit to complete Lego Creator city. It is one of modular buildings.
· Legos burst creativity and engineering thinking. Moreover, building Legos requires patience and attentiveness, so the set is going to teach you or your kid some organizational skills.
Disadvantages of the set are the following:
· Fire station takes a considerable time to build (and gives a way more fun and satisfaction)
· The set may be missing some parts. In this case there is a need to call Lego, and they will send missing parts for free.
Moreover, Lego provides a plenty of learning advantages, Lego often conducts researches on creative learning and creative thinking. For example, those ones who want to learn using Lego, there are certain learning techniques for companies to help their employers find new ways of solving their problems. Read more here.
Lego has established Lego foundation, which helps children and their parents around the world. The foundation is famous for its educative programs, and experimental learning read more here
Check out this Youtube video to see the entire process of building Lego Fire Brigade
What Buyers Say
Here’s what we like also:
· The set has got very detailed instructions, which are clear and comprehensive
· If your 10-year old is totally into Lego, he/she will be able to figure out how to build this set with a very little help from an adult
· Detailing of the set is fantastic and extremely rich.
· There is a need to follow with the instructions to build a fire station properly. These instructions offer using magnificent building techniques to get a professional result.
· The fire station is really large when built. It is a wonderful item to put together Lego Creator series.
· It is better to have parts organized in containers. Sort them out according to the shape and color, so it is easier to find a necessary detail.
Hope this LEGO Creator Fire Brigade 10197 review was helpful. If you are not afraid to spend some time on building a fire station, consider buying Lego Fire Brigade.