Scheduled maintenance Wednesday night, 23-May 2018. MOCpages will be offline 6:00pm to 8:00am EST to install new servers.
MOCpages : Share your LEGO® creations
LEGO models my own creation MOCpages toys shop
Welcome to the world's greatest LEGO fan community!
Explore cool creations, share your own, and have lots of fun together.  ~  It's all free!
Comment on "Flinger 2.0" (World's Largest LEGO Trebuchet)
Rate it
55555 Excellent  
I like it
4444 Very good
I like it
333 Good
22 Average
1 Not good
  (I'll rate it later)
First name Have a MOCapges account? Sign in
Last name
You'll need to check your e-mail before we post your comment.
Your e-mail won't be shown onscreen, and we will never sell or abuse it.
(No HTML, please)
  Use appropriate language and do not be mean, rude, or insulting.
Inappropriate comments will be deleted before anyone sees them,
and your account may be deleted. Full rules | Why?

"Flinger 2.0" (World's Largest LEGO Trebuchet) . This is a 6ft. tall trebuchet. . I made a 2ft. tall trebuchet after watching an episode on the history channel about seige weapons. I brought it to Brickworld 2007 and it was a hit. During the convention someone asked if I planned on building a bigger one. For a couple of months I toyed with the idea and then decided why not? This Trebuchet is over 6ft. tall and is entirely out of LEGOŽ , including the counterweight. I finished it about 2 months before Brickworld 2008, when I found out that they were going to have a distance and accuracy competition with seige weapons. It won 1st. Place in the distance throwing. It threw (4) 2x4 bricks over 26ft. I have been trying to make adjustments to it in order to throw them further,but at this point no luck. You can see it on You Tube by typing "Large LEGOŽ Trebuchet". So far there are no plans for a larger one(I need a bigger house first).For the record the trophies for the contest were not at Brickworld in time so I made my own very modest trophy. UPDATE!!!!! At Brickworld 2009 a new distance was achieved at 38 ft. 7 in. , but it was not by this trebuchet! My smaller trebuchet "The Flinger" set the new distance to the surprise of everyone this past June. As of August 9, 2009 this is the "World's Largest LEGOŽ Trebuchet" please follow this link to see this and other LEGO records:

LEGO models my own creation MOCpages toys shop

You Your home page | LEGO creations | Favorite builders
Activity Activity | Comments | Creations
Explore Explore | Recent | Groups
MOCpages is an unofficial, fan-created website. LEGO® and the brick configuration are property of The LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, own, or endorse this site.
©2002-2018 Sean Kenney Design Inc | Privacy policy | Terms of use