LEGO fans have shown their support once again to LEGO’s space-themed sets with this recently qualified LEGO Ideas product idea. The SpaceX Falcon 9 by Lego_Aviator is now the sixth product idea to make it to the First 2020 LEGO Ideas Review Stage.
The LEGO Ideas SpaceX Falcon 9 was inspired by the two-stage transport rocket developed Elon Musk’s Space X program. Proportionally scaled to that of the LEGO Ideas NASA Apollo Saturn V (21309), this latest entry to the 10K club features a kind of modular design with its detachable Satellite and Dragon spacecraft. Here’s a closer look at the details of this LEGO product idea straight from its fan designer.
SpaceX Falcon 9 (Saturn V Scale)
Ready to grace your collections on the same scale as the recently released Saturn V set (1:110) is the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket! Falcon 9 is a two-stage rocket designed and manufactured by Elon Musk’s SpaceX for the reliable and safe transport of satellites and the Dragon spacecraft into orbit. Falcon 9 is the first orbital-class rocket capable of re-flight and is a historic new step in humanity’s quest to explore the solar system! Re-create your own missions with this feature-rich recreation.
- Full-stack rocket, including detailed feed lines, landing legs, and grid fins.
- Separable second stage with removable two-piece payload fairing.
- Deployable grid fins and landing legs with removable support struts so you can display your model ready for liftoff or recently returned for re-use!
- No hidden support base. The landed setup supports its own weight!
- Various satellite payloads, pick your favorite mission!
- Dragon spacecraft. (Almost complete, waiting on some parts)
- Satellite and Dragon display stands.
- Dragon 2 spacecraft planned.
- Buy 3 and build a Falcon Heavy version. (Digital version in progress)
No Lego rocket collection is complete without the latest in cutting edge rocket development!
The SpaceX Falcon 9 product idea follows other LEGO Ideas qualifiers for the 2020 First Review Stage such as the Mary Poppins Cherry Tree Lane, the Tesla Cybertruck, Untitled Goose Game, UCS Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and The Train Station: Studgate.
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