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LEGO® Technic Hydroplane Racer 42045

LEGO® Technic Hydroplane Racer 42045 - image 1 of 6
$19.99
WARNING: choking hazard - small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

about this item

Thunder over the ocean with the Hydroplane Racer! Power up the 2-in-1 Hydroplane Racer, featuring a large cockpit, detailed engine with moving pistons, spinning propeller and a cool blue and white color scheme. Enter the water speed championships with the Hydroplane Racer, featuring a unique aerodynamic design with large sponsons, large cockpit and a blue and white color scheme with black-and-white checkered racing stickers. This robust 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic model also features moving engine pistons and a spinning propeller, and can be rebuilt to create a Race Boat for a double build-and-play experience! Digital 3D building instructions for both models are available online.
Number of Pieces: 180.0
Dimensions (Overall): 5.55 inches (H) x 1.89 inches (W) x 10.32 inches (L)
Material: Plastic
Includes: Toy building components
Weight: .65 pounds
Suggested Age: 8 Years and Up
CPSC Choking Hazard Warnings: Choking_hazard_small_parts
Industry or Government Certifications: CPSIA Certified
Care and Cleaning: Spot or wipe clean
Language: English, French, Spanish
Educational Focus: Creative Thinking
TCIN: 49115176
UPC: 673419247559
Item Number (DPCI): 204-00-1622

most recent reviews

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Tumblesuv26 days ago
I have only built one of the two builds, the first option was easy to follow and the build functioned as promised  see moreof Tumblesuv's review
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    We were slow at work, so I built it there.

    (would recommend)
    4 out of 5 stars
    SparkyKen9 months ago
    I had no students show up at work on Saturday. I decided that this would be a great time to put this together. The "drive" system is very clever and quite animated. It doesn't float, and isn't a real hovercraft, but it does look cool going over a flat tabletop, and my coworkers had a ton of fu...  see moreof SparkyKen's review
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      Small but cool

      (would recommend)
      5 out of 5 stars
      Jeep21 year ago
      I got this set for Christmas from Santa Claus. At first, I thought that it would be a very boring set to play with. However, I was proved wrong. The easy build gives a hydroplane with a powertrain that spins the propeller and moves the 4-flat engine! The only gripe is the very hard to place stickers...  see moreof Jeep2's review
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        Awesome STEM toy

        (would recommend)
        5 out of 5 stars
        Maya1 year ago
        I bought this for a 8 yr old boy, it's not only cooling but also its educational toy. He built it all by himself. And for him that was a great accomplishment, he was so proud  see moreof Maya's review
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          LEGO Hydroplane Racer

          (would recommend)
          5 out of 5 stars
          Kealaoalohilani1 year ago
          Nephew will love his birthday gift, which arrived ahead of promised date. He will get it on time. Thank you, Target.  see moreof Kealaoalohilani's review
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            nice

            (would recommend)
            5 out of 5 stars
            Zahra1 year ago
            The lego product came in good condition. Haven't opened it yet. It was a gift for my son. He was excited about it.  see moreof Zahra's review
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              technic

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              5 out of 5 stars
              Ryantotempole1 year ago
              this is a great starter set for people just getting in to technic.  see moreof Ryantotempole's review
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                (would recommend)
                5 out of 5 stars
                troll1 year ago
                The lego product came in good condition. The features of this lego set are pretty cool and there is a two in one which is race boat and a racer.  see moreof troll's review
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