After three days on display in New York, the X-Wing will be transported in sections to LEGOLand in California, where it will be reassembled and shown through the end of the year. If you happen to find yourself at the toy store holding a box containing the LEGO Star Wars set #9493, just think - the freestanding model is 42 times that size.
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One Star Wars fan told me it's always been his dream to put a full-sized X-Wing fighter in the front yard. Now, with enough time, money, engineering expertise and LEGOs, he actually could. Your move Trekkies.
Photos: The world's largest LEGO model, a life-sized replica of a Star Wars X-Wing starfighter. Credit: The LEGO Group