Oeiras BRInCKa Lego 2013 in Portugal – A few event shots about City, Farm, Trains and a Football Stadium

Oeiras has received this weekend (26-28th April) the Largest Lego fun event in Portugal. The Leões of Port salvo sports Arena with more than 1300 square meters looked pretty small to show such a huge quantity of environments, creations, and regular sets of several themes such as the city, friends, technics, star wars and Mindstorms among others.

I‘ll divide this review in a few posts with the purpose of presenting three or four themes on each one. The first post will show a sort of best off of the city, farm, a few trains and a great football stadium.

Having a look about the presence of City theme, Continue reading

High speed trains – can they reach 30 kms/hour?

Amazing. Simply amazing these trains. Over some big circuits with inclined curves with a three meter diameter and special straight rails with more than thirty meters, the trains easily rich the speed between twenty and twenty five  kilometers hour with the major goal of surpass the incredible number of thirty kilometers/hour.

In the videos shown below, you will easily recognize among other personalized trains, the TGV 7938, the white 7987 and the older 4511 (which is pretty good for these tasks because it has a light weight). Both of them have, of course, special engines – they even have multiple engines per train prepared to give a fast acceleration and reach the top speed in the shortest possible space.

A couple of videos show, purposely I think, Continue reading