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  Topic: At what salary would you settle?
Cei

Replies: 41
Views: 27163

PostForum: The Bantha Coffee Shop   Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 5:13 am   Subject: At what salary would you settle?
I'd be comfortable on around 40,000 a year, but ideally I'd like to be sitting on 60,000+ as it would mean I could afford to put money aside, build up savings in a decent way and so on. I'm just out ...
  Topic: Do you get strange looks when you buy/play/talk about LEGO?
Cei

Replies: 93
Views: 63443

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Fri Jan 09, 2009 12:16 pm   Subject: Do you get strange looks when you buy/play/talk about LEGO?
The checkout assistants at TRU and other local stores do sometimes give a funny look, or ask who the Lego is for - I usually say my cousin. However, in a retail store I'll happily admit it's for me an ...
  Topic: 6242 Soldiers' Fort
Cei

Replies: 4
Views: 5716

PostForum: Set Reviews   Posted: Wed Jan 07, 2009 2:29 pm   Subject: 6242 Soldiers' Fort
I just got this set, and the Pirate Shipwreck (plus 5 Cannon Battles...and the pirate ship, and 10 solider impulse packs...oh dear)

I must agree with the above, it's an awesome set. Decent number o ...
  Topic: New Pirates sets spotted at U.S. retail!
Cei

Replies: 47
Views: 17016

PostForum: LEGO   Posted: Wed Dec 31, 2008 11:31 am   Subject: New Pirates sets spotted at U.S. retail!
I've just ordered Blackbeard's Bounty and ten (yes, ten) of the solider packs from S@H. I had the old Bounty when I was younger, and I'm looking forward to getting the new one!
  Topic: What's your job?
Cei

Replies: 59
Views: 37164

PostForum: The Bantha Coffee Shop   Posted: Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:52 am   Subject: What's your job?
I work for the National Health Service as a Clinical Photographer; basically photographing people's wounds, injuries, diseases and general maladies for the betterment of the human race in general. I s ...
  Topic: The Straight Shooters Feedback Thread (LEAVE FEEDBACK HERE)
Cei

Replies: 2055
Views: 445792

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Tue Dec 30, 2008 6:42 am   Subject: The Straight Shooters Feedback Thread (LEAVE FEEDBACK HERE)
Voice of Reason

Mark up another one, purchased some Minifigs and they came rather fast, especially for an international order over Christmas!
  Topic: 10179 UCS Millennium Falcon Review
Cei

Replies: 39
Views: 60229

PostForum: Set Reviews   Posted: Tue Dec 30, 2008 6:38 am   Subject: 10179 UCS Millennium Falcon Review
Did anyone else have problems with the build or am I just a special person?

I am extremely frustrated. I'm about 75% through it (I'm putting on the pieces that comprise the top of the ship. Every ...
  Topic: 8019 Republic shuttle (bad interiors!)
Cei

Replies: 21
Views: 21173

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2008 2:34 pm   Subject: 8019 Republic shuttle (bad interiors!)
Personally, I think the whole ship looks junk, even more so than the Twilight. This is one I don't want to buy, except for Mace Windu.
  Topic: What EU vehicles would you like to see Lego release?
Cei

Replies: 59
Views: 43004

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Mon Dec 22, 2008 12:57 pm   Subject: What EU vehicles would you like to see Lego release?
E-Wing. It's in the comics!

TIE Defender, plus it looks like a TIE so people won't be confused by it

Skipray Blastboat - yeah alright, I just want a large fighter!

Wilde Karrde - Freighters j ...
  Topic: What's your job?
Cei

Replies: 59
Views: 37164

PostForum: The Bantha Coffee Shop   Posted: Sun Dec 21, 2008 7:19 am   Subject: What's your job?
I work for the National Health Service as a Clinical Photographer; basically photographing people's wounds, injuries, diseases and general maladies for the betterment of the human race in general. I s ...
  Topic: UK Retail Deals!
Cei

Replies: 12
Views: 14514

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Sun Dec 21, 2008 7:11 am   Subject: UK Retail Deals!
the deal ended yesterday apparently, but happily, as I reserved a DS set yesterday, they honoured the price reduction when I got it today.

188.39

Surprised Very Happy

A shade over a 30% discount ... whi ...
  Topic: Lego store $20 gift card $12 shipped or trade clone pilot
Cei

Replies: 8
Views: 2879

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Sun Dec 21, 2008 7:09 am   Subject: Lego store $20 gift card $12 shipped or trade clone pilot
I'll take C-3PO, Uncle Owen, the ASP droid and the two R1-G4s please! Can you ship to the UK?
  Topic: EK's Chrismahanukwanza Castle Raffle!!
Cei

Replies: 63
Views: 42786

PostForum: Contests and Community Builds!   Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2008 11:44 am   Subject: EK's Chrismahanukwanza Castle Raffle!!
Count me in! Very generous of you Smile
  Topic: Invitation to give input to new LEGO Play Themes
Cei

Replies: 26
Views: 14107

PostForum: LEGO   Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:58 pm   Subject: Invitation to give input to new LEGO Play Themes
Theme Name (something short and catchy): No idea!

Characters (who is good and bad guys?): The "good guys" are a group of freelancing merchants and law officers, along with the normal resi ...
  Topic: UK Retail Deals!
Cei

Replies: 12
Views: 14514

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:45 pm   Subject: UK Retail Deals!
is the Death Star set included in the sale ?

Yes, for a shade under 200, which is massive discount.
  Topic: UK Retail Deals!
Cei

Replies: 12
Views: 14514

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2008 1:08 pm   Subject: UK Retail Deals!
The Lego Store in Brighton (UK) is currently discounting pretty much every set in store by up to 25% (for example, the Clone Wars Tank is just under 38 ). Fantastic bargains there, and stock levels a ...
  Topic: AFOL questionnaire from The LEGO Group
Cei

Replies: 23
Views: 19016

PostForum: LEGO   Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2008 5:22 am   Subject: AFOL questionnaire from The LEGO Group
I hope everyone put FBTB high on their favorite site and LUG list Wink

Right at the top Wink


I hope that TLC listen to the results of the questionnaire. My main beef was the escalating costs of se ...
  Topic: What the heck do I do with 359.92 worth of Lego?!
Cei

Replies: 44
Views: 29256

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Sat Nov 15, 2008 5:48 am   Subject: What the heck do I do with 359.92 worth of Lego?!
Keep them - your friend gave them to you. You didn't ask for them, nor steal them - your friend's generosity is what gave you them, and in a way, spurning it isn't nice either.

Open one of each set ...
  Topic: 100% Sort Club
Cei

Replies: 30
Views: 9200

PostForum: LEGO   Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2008 11:49 am   Subject: 100% Sort Club
My Lego is, unfortunately, in three plastic boxes with precisely 0% of sorting. I don't have any room to keep it all except for a cupboard.
  Topic: Turbolift ideas.
Cei

Replies: 10
Views: 4917

PostForum: Star Wars MOCs   Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2008 11:44 am   Subject: Turbolift ideas.
My problem is that of gravity - you'd need a geared wheels/track setup to actually make it go up, but all my RC train sets are smooth as they're designed to run on the flat.

As such, the solution m ...
  Topic: 7676: Republic Attack Gunship
Cei

Replies: 53
Views: 47774

PostForum: Set Reviews   Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 4:17 pm   Subject: 7676: Republic Attack Gunship
Loving the new RGS, despite the plentiful stickers, which really should have been printed in some cases. However, my RGS seems to have one big flaw - the pilot canopies don't open as planned, but simp ...
  Topic: 7674 V-19 Torrent Review
Cei

Replies: 23
Views: 21790

PostForum: Set Reviews   Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 4:14 pm   Subject: 7674 V-19 Torrent Review
I've just picked up this set, and managed to build it successfully without the wonky-landing problem.

I'm enjoying the sturdiness of the thing - compared to say, the ARC 170, the V-19 is far more a ...
  Topic: 2009 LEGO Star Wars Model Ideas
Cei

Replies: 255
Views: 165865

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Wed Jan 23, 2008 12:24 pm   Subject: 2009 LEGO Star Wars Model Ideas
I think a playable Venator would go down well - they're seen quite a lot in the Prequels, so should be recognisable to the fans. Including the Minifigs offers playability - something that's important ...
  Topic: Flurry-Done!
Cei

Replies: 28
Views: 8692

PostForum: Star Wars MOCs   Posted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 4:46 am   Subject: Flurry-Done!
You appear to have missed out the engines? The bottom of the rear should have a row of them...
  Topic: "New sets spotted!" thread
Cei

Replies: 475
Views: 185562

PostForum: Buy/Sell/Trade/Finds   Posted: Tue Jan 01, 2008 7:20 am   Subject: "New sets spotted!" thread
S@H in the UK now has the new 2008 Star Wars sets and Indiana Jones, all ready to ship.
  Topic: UCS Falcon modifications
Cei

Replies: 25
Views: 19492

PostForum: Star Wars MOCs   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2007 2:22 pm   Subject: UCS Falcon modifications
Love the Corvette OceanBlue. My favourite ship in the SW galaxy by far - but I can't even find the UCS set for a decent price Sad
  Topic: CONTEST:Uglies - Over! Winners announced...
Cei

Replies: 329
Views: 159237

PostForum: Contests and Community Builds!   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2007 12:39 pm   Subject: CONTEST:Uglies - Over! Winners announced...
I voted for Motian the Hutt with the glorious smash of X and Y-wing.
  Topic: 2008 UCS speculation and discussion
Cei

Replies: 85
Views: 27878

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Mon Dec 10, 2007 4:13 pm   Subject: 2008 UCS speculation and discussion
1) I really really want an official UCS Venator. I'm bordering on building my own, but an official one would be perfect. A Nebulon B would be awesome too, but if to scale with the UCS ISD it'd be pret ...
  Topic: Hoth Base gone off S@H already?
Cei

Replies: 278
Views: 63504

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:29 am   Subject: Hoth Base gone off S@H already?
Technically it would be liable for import tax - which could theoretically add about 5 onto the cost. However, I have never ended up paying import on lego sets - the description on the custom form of ...
  Topic: Hoth Base gone off S@H already?
Cei

Replies: 278
Views: 63504

PostForum: LEGO Star Wars   Posted: Mon Dec 03, 2007 4:12 pm   Subject: Hoth Base gone off S@H already?
HMRC is an absolute joke!

Yeah, I wanted three to start my custom Hoth Base, but that'll have to go on hold! I can build turrets etc easy enough, but I need more troopers, snowspeeders and so forth ...
 
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