Category Archives: Modulex History

A Voice from the Past

Read the words of LEGO founder Godtfred Kirk Christiansen as he describes Modulex in the introduction to an early brochure for the company. I’ll be scanning manuals that I have collected and sharing them on this website and also at … Continue reading

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Tidbits from LEGO® Modulex® History #2

What were LEGO® Modulex bricks made from? Were they made from the same kind of plastic that LEGO® bricks are made from? Great question! Actually, the answer is “Yes” AND “No”! When my source from the original Modulex® company was … Continue reading

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Tidbits from LEGO® Modulex® History #1

Do you know where the name “MODULEX” came from? The answer was given to me by an employee who worked at the Modulex company in Billund, Denmark, back in the 1980s. “I can tell you the name comes from Module … Continue reading

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BrickFair NJ

Coming up soon is the first BrickFair in New Jersey! BrickFair is an amazing series of fan-run events (organized by Todd Webb) that promote the creativity and fun of building with LEGO bricks. In addition to the Somerset, NJ event … Continue reading

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Links for LEGO Modulex information

In case you missed it, our sidebar has a list of links that will lead to more information about these amazing tiny bricks LEGO® Modulex® Info Online LEGO® Modulex® Parts Catalog Brick Fetish’s Timeline (history of Modulex®) Erich Harshbarger’s Modulex® … Continue reading

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Paper about the History of Modulex

Recently I found a LEGO Modulex fan who goes by the handle SlyOwl (on the Eurobricks forum) who wrote a paper on the history of LEGO Modulex and the demise of the bricks for architecture modeling. He has graciously given … Continue reading

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