LEGO Fake vs Original – Know The Difference

How To Recognise Fake LEGO

Fake LEGO is a very controversial topic for a few years now. Several Chinese companies create blatant rip offs of most popular and expensive sets. LEGO had filed a court motion in China to stop this practice, but so far it has no effect. Names like Lepin, LELE, DeCool are amongst most popular fake LEGO brands producing higher quality sets, but in reality there may be hundreds of others.

The interesting thing is that some of those copies are near perfect in terms of quality of the components and feel of the plastic used in injection moulding. From a little distance you would not be able to see the difference. Also boxes and instruction manuals tend to be made of better and better quality materials. Read.More