Incredible LEGO Liebherr LTM 11200 Mobile Crane

Giant LEGO Liebherr LTM 11200 Mobile Crane

Huib van der Hart wanted this project to be the biggest working LEGO crane ever created. It took about 5 years to perfect it as it is made of 20,000 bricks. So what would you do with a product of your 5 years commitment?? Why not sell it? Yes, this amazing model was advertised for sale for asking price of 9,500 Euro, that is roughly $11,500. Here’s what’s included in the price:

Main problem with this LEGO Liebherr LTM 11200 Mobile Crane was to create a solid base with the drivetrain. As the crane reach is so long the base had to be heavy enough to support the weight of the boom as well as the cargo. As there is so many wheels 7 PowerFunctions servo motors have been connected to steer 8 out of 9 axles. There are 6 XL motors to push it along. Why so many? The reason is the weight of this crane that comes to 25 kilograms, no small child can lift it. Read.More