Lego Chatterphone

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My entry for this month's LUGNuts challenge, "Cars, Too" in which we were to build a car with face, to put it simply.

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  1. Moctagon Jones 57 months ago | reply

    Lovely; I had one also, such a great toy and a charming replica.

  2. The One And Only Mr.R 57 months ago | reply

    Great job, instantly recognizable. Reminds me of the one in Toy Story 3.

  3. Todd Wilder 57 months ago | reply

    Cute! Wicked! Awesome! I'm a kid again!

  4. arTifaktory\/\/\ 57 months ago | reply

    looks great, man. you captured all the wonderful creepiness from the one in TS3 :)

  5. Trevor Van Aalst 57 months ago | reply

    Nathan, that's awesome!

  6. DocVenkman 57 months ago | reply

    Great work, absolutely brillliant. Every feature of the orginal toy captured brilliantly, plus genious thinking 'outside the square' for the competition!

  7. the oneman 57 months ago | reply

    Oooo:) Such a great idea...I love this build !!

  8. Aphylliate 57 months ago | reply

    GET THAT MONKEY!

    Brilliant likeness. Diggin the eye sockets.

  9. Lino M 57 months ago | reply

    Takes me back to a simpler time. I love it!

  10. Mad physicist 57 months ago | reply

    Cool. I don't remember whether I had one of these or one of my cousins, but I do remember playing with it.

  11. Scruffy Mynxbane 57 months ago | reply

    to think that this toy doesn't even make sense to this generation, they don't even recognize what it's based on.

  12. Proudlove 56 months ago | reply

    Fisher-Price actually tried to change it to a push-button type phone a few years back but so many people complained, they had to change it back. The shape is so iconic that it seems to transcend generations. I bet most kids could still tell you that it's supposed to be a telephone, even if they were clueless as to how to use a real rotary phone.

  13. Scruffy Mynxbane 56 months ago | reply

    heck, outside of a friend of mine's house who likes antiques, i dunno the last time i even saw a real, plugged into the wall, house phone?

  14. peterlmorris 56 months ago | reply

    Nathan Proudlove I think you're right. I mean we don't even have a land line, much less any kind of corded phone, yet when I picked up a chatter phone, Zoe would hold it to her ear if I held my cell phone to my ear. They pick this stuff up so quick, it doesn't matter if they understand what it's from.

  15. Scruffy Mynxbane 56 months ago | reply

    troo dat
    Good breeding, of course ;)

  16. .Tromas 56 months ago | reply

    Well played!

  17. />ylan/>. 56 months ago | reply

    Haha! This is epic! Nice choice of parts for the lips!

  18. El Barto! 55 months ago | reply

    Excellent reproduction of a classic!

  19. JoeCow 5 months ago | reply

    I really enjoy all your photos! :) <3

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