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
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE

LEGO Akira Motorized Kaneda’s Bike: Where Are These Things Called Training Wheels?!

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

A couple of years ago we checked out The Arvo Brothers’ LEGO scale model of Kaneda’s motorcycle from Akira. LEGO master Sariel came up with his take on the iconic bike, giving it a pair of hidden wheels so it can move.

lego_akira_kaneda_bike_by_sariel_1zoom in

Sariel used a pair of small wheels and a Power Functions motor to make the bike move; he also added another Power Functions motor to steer the bike’s front half. The working wheels are just in front of the rear wheel, hidden by the bike’s side fairings. Because of space constraints, Sariel couldn’t fit a battery and an infrared receiver into the bike, so he connects his controller – a Power Functions infrared remote and a receiver – to the bike using two cables.

lego_akira_kaneda_bike_by_sariel_2zoom in

lego_akira_kaneda_bike_by_sariel_3zoom in

lego_akira_kaneda_bike_by_sariel_4zoom in

lego_akira_kaneda_bike_by_sariel_5zoom in

Sariel also got permission from The Arvo Brothers to use the stickers that they made for their scale model. Sariel also made a few stickers himself.

Browseeeeer! Liiiiiink! Head to Sariel’s website for more details on his awesome creation.

[via Mikeshouts]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



NECA TMNT 1990 Casey Jones 1:1 Scale Replica Prop Mask

NECA TMNT 1990 Casey Jones 1:1 Scale Replica Prop Mask

Funko POP! Deadpool the Duck

Funko POP! Deadpool the Duck

Advertisement
World’s Greatest Drag Race 7

World’s Greatest Drag Race 7

CAT Pocket Flood Light

CAT Pocket Flood Light

2018 Honda Civic Type R Review: The Complete Hot-Hatch Compendium

2018 Honda Civic Type R Review: The Complete Hot-Hatch Compendium

2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Ups the Performance SUV Ante

2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Ups the Performance SUV Ante