X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

LEGO Ship-in-a-Bottle: See How It’s Done

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

We had a ship-in-a-bottle when I was a kid and it was really cool. I always wondered how exactly they got the thing inside the bottle. I always suspected they cut the bottom off the bottle, then stuck the ship in and glued the bottom back on. A geeky gal has taken some LEGO blocks and an empty bottle and made her own pirate ship inside the bottle.

The time-lapse video is really cool and the builder, Julie Morley, had to create her own tools for the construction. The tools appear to be wooden sticks with small LEGO bricks glued to the end. She sticks one of the tools into the opening to hold the ship down and then sticks the other in with the next brick attached and so on. Check out the video below to watch the ship being built, and then make your own if you are so inclined.

Julie notes that the project took about a week to plan and about three days to build. She also admits to uttering “more than a few” expletives during the process.

[via Brothers-Brick]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Hot Toys Star Wars Grand Moff Tarkin 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Hot Toys Star Wars Grand Moff Tarkin 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Mattel Ultimate Justice League Batmobile RC Toy

Mattel Ultimate Justice League Batmobile RC Toy

Recurrence

Recurrence

Smith & Wesson Tactical Pen

Smith & Wesson Tactical Pen

BMW Concept Z4 Roadster Looks Incredible

BMW Concept Z4 Roadster Looks Incredible

Ken Block Tears up the Desert in Pennzoil’s “Terrakhana”

Ken Block Tears up the Desert in Pennzoil’s “Terrakhana”