10 February 2011

Lego coin bank

via www.alicecantrell.com (which I found via Apartment Therapy Ohdeedoh)

Look what Collin made! Not only is this a working coin bank...it's a safe with a locking mechanism. Amazing. Read the full post at A Number of Things for more photos.

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Love it! My son is only 5, but likes to create with Legos all the time. I also teach middle school with Lego Mindstorm Robotics. It is a never-ending playtime for me.

This is a very nice coin bank.
how can i open it if the coin bank is full?

Hrm. Good question, Jacob. A design challenge!

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