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what defines a Technic 'Flagship' set

just wondering about the term 'flagship' that is used on technic sets, generally for the biggest and best set each year. i see some technic sets in the database are tagged with the term flagship and a few users have made lists with all the flagship sets. the lists and tags do differ slightly in content, and i also notice some years do not seem to have a flagship set at all.

does anyone know is this something the lego group themselves do, label and market a certain technic set each year as the flagship product.
or is it just a loose term made up by the community to identify a standout set
or any other criteria

Comments

  • HuwHuw Brickset Towers, Hampshire, UKAdministrator Posts: 6,546
    A loose term the community uses for the biggest set of each year. IF we are missing any, let me know and I'll see to it.
  • SumoLegoSumoLego New YorkMember Posts: 12,388
    (Don't say 'modular', don't say 'modular'...)
  • TechnicNickTechnicNick Berkshire, UKMember Posts: 277
    This year's 6 wheeled tow truck thing is kind of the Market Street...

    pharmjod
  • pharmjodpharmjod 1,170 miles to Wall Drug, USAMember Posts: 2,887
    Well it certainly has technic pins
    SumoLegoTechnicNick
  • FauchFauch FranceMember Posts: 2,360
    the biggest or most expensive?
  • SumoLegoSumoLego New YorkMember Posts: 12,388
    pharmjod said:
    Well it certainly has technic pins
    You win the Reference Contest!
    pharmjod
  • HuwHuw Brickset Towers, Hampshire, UKAdministrator Posts: 6,546
    Biggest
  • Matt89190Matt89190 UKMember Posts: 292
    ^But 42069 has more parts than 42070 - I've always thought the most expensive one was the flagship.

    An while we're at it, Market Street is a modular and Tantive IV is a UCS!
    SumoLegoBumblepants
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