LEGO Technic CLAAS Xerion 5000 Trac VC set 42054 Review (LEGO)

LEGO Technic CLAAS Xerion 5000 Trac VC set 42054
PRICE CHECK
   
EDITOR'S REVIEW
OVERALL EDITOR'S RATING:
What It Is

The ever expanding world of Lego takes us to new and exciting motorized places with it's Technic Lego with Power functions line. This is a replica of an industrial farm vehicle a CLAAS XERION 5000 TRAC VC set number 42054

This 2 in 1 advanced building set has been designed to provide an intense building and play experience. With featured power functions, this vehicle includes a rotating operator's cab and a working crane arm and extendable outriggers. There are manual functions including 3 ways to steer the 4 huge tractor tires. There is front-wheel steering, 4-wheel steering, and crab steering. There is also a working crane claw. With a medium motor and battery box, this set requires 6 AA batteries which are not included. For ages 11 and up the set contains 1977 pieces and with a difficulty degree of medium, and it took our staff 11 plus hours to build. The tractor alone takes 423 steps to complete, while the crane takes 148 steps. The crane turns with and up and down motion dependent on the toggle settings. 

It comes with a huge detailed instruction book. The back page of instructions shows how motors work and move as well as other functions. This vehicle can also be rebuilt to create a CLAAS XERION 5000 TRAC VC with Silage Plow by following instructions that can be found online.

Is It Fun?

This can be hours of fun for the patient technically minded builder of advanced LEGO sets. Suggested ages 11 and up. Once built ,this 2 in 1 advanced building set has been designed to provide an intense building and play experience. It's featured power functions include, a rotating operator's cab and a working crane arm and extendable outriggers. There are manual functions  including 3 ways to steer the 4 huge tractor tires. There is front-wheel steering, 4-wheel steering, and crab steering. There is also a working crane claw. This is a really cool building set and lives up to the great experiences LEGO often supplies.

Who It’s For

This is for the builder who can sit still and create. This is not an average LEGO building set, it is a more advanced building set and is for the technically minded builder. Suggested for ages 11 and up the set contains 1977 pieces and with a difficulty degree of medium which may be generous because took or staff 11 plus hours to build.  This can be hours of fun for the patient technically minded builder of advanced LEGO sets or great project for possibly two enthusiasts of Power Function Lego sets.


What To Be Aware Of

 This is not an average LEGO building set, it is a more advanced building set and is for the technically minded builder. It comes with a huge detailed instruction book. which you are gonna need as well as some patience. A great project for possibly two enthusiasts of Power Function Lego sets.

AT A GLANCE:
  • Fun

  • Repeat Play

  • Assembly & Instructions

    Medium Difficulty


    6 AA batteries required