Crawler Town

Crawler town roams the barren wastes of a post steam-punk world after cataclysmic climate change do to excessive coal use. Several such cities exist but Crawler town is the most popular due to the Aero 500 hydrogen fuel cell Air races that are held. Many people travel the wastes to Crawler town for vacation and to enjoy rare luxuries like Pizza, fresh vegetables and Beer. Travelling the wastes in search of minerals and aquifers ( vital for survival) the mobility of the city keeps it away from the vicious sand storms of the wastes


Details about the MOC - I really enjoyed building this one! Its started out as going to be a steam-punk land dreadnought/battleship but evolved into a roaming city where self sustainability and Eco efficiency became the theme. I ended up calling it "Eco-punk" due to its Steamy inspired roots. Several playable features include functional powered treads for movement , full suspension and front and rear steering. Working crane, hanger slides for planes and lift from upper and lowers levels.


Thanks for looking .


Update - I have go Flickr Pro so enjoy the high res photos.

  • The Enigma That is Fennec Fox 5y

    Superb job, i mean. the scale of that thing is absolutely ponderous, amazing work!
  • Cory Janssen 5y

    that is amazingly AWESOME!
  • Jacob Savage 5y

    Wow, thats all I can say to even generally compile the greatness of a concept so truly well executed. I love the detail, the wheels, the town set up, simply everything screams perfection, well done!
  • Jacob Bell 5y

  • Jacob Bell 5y

  • Guy H PRO 4y

    Artifact 31 - Micro Traction City

    Micro - Artifact verstion Dave built for the Cabinet of Curiosities!
  • Ryan H PRO 4y

    Holy crap! This thing is HUGE, with so much detail packed into it!
  • iomedes !... 4y

  • El Barto 4y

    Insanely amazing!
  • sApuska PRO 4y

    Any plans to add motors for locomotion?
  • MrTotoro1 3y

    This is the GREATEST Lego M.O.C. I've ever seen!!!!!! That must've took years to build!!!
    How did you get such an awsome idea!!!???
    And where are all the pieces from?
    It was nice if you reply!
  • bourne223 3y

    was there ever a video? i swear i saw one long long long ago . . . if there is or if anyone knows of one can a link please be posted? thanks.
  • Diego Galárraga Sugoniaev 3y

  • Nikon_Boston 2y

    Truly amazing! You have not lost touch of your inner child!
  • Josh Bishop PRO 2y

    can we get some specs on size and weight of this behemoth? top speed?
  • ldndwx 2y

    Oh my god!
    Could you tell me how I should do it?
  • Y C 2y

    WOWOWOW, when my son sees this!!! Amazing
  • cataldi_r 1y

    please consider the proposal to charge the crawler town on lego ideas to have the possibility to have it in stores
  • Karl Elsom 10mo

    Mortal Engines?
  • Kyler Storm 1mo

    Oh my goodness. That one enormous vehicular build!
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