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I have half of an extra set of them, but they're not the same scale as the regular Mini-Modulars.
I enjoyed building the Porsche but now it's sitting there and I feel a bit like the last line of finding Nemo:
about sets I regret, well, I would say none really. there is the alien mothership, it's hard to display and doesn't look very impressive for something that big, but I bought it for 17€ so that's ok... I prefer alien abduction, looks about as good and it doesn't take a whole shelf.
I did not realise:
1) that the set I ordered had one already
2) how many of the things I would end up with and already had in unopened sets
3) pick a brick existed
i was just coming out of my dark ages and not up to speed on everything, so that is my excuse.
I mean, in theory you could say my wallet regrets buying #4436. It cost me £5 on its own, but it was the first set I bought when coming out of my dark ages. When I think what that set led to, and how much I've since spent...
I regret as KFOL getting a bunch of little sets instead of the big ones.
There are a few sets I've regretted buying in and of themselves. #60150 Pizza Van was underwhelming even being a LEGO pizza junkie. There are a lot of sets I regretted buying on sale when later they're on a bigger sale.
The clearance that brought me out of my dark age didn't save money. First purchase was #10679, #41092, #60066, #60072
Having just come back to LEGO from my Dark Ages, people's stories about Tower Bridge are what has kept me completely away from investing in LEGO in any way beyond getting sets I like and want for myself.
The one and only time I really screwed up was picking up #10182 second hand on BL. Paid about 20-30% too much because the seller was based in Australia, which I thought would be less risky, and they had the original box and instructions and it was listed as 100% complete. For most of my life I've stuck to my two golden rules: Don't trust anyone, and don't buy second hand stuff 'cos people suck and don't look after things. It's worked pretty well so far.
Unfortunately this time I ignored my rules (and all the regular warning signs: first time seller, only two listings in their BL shop... *sigh*). I don't what came over me, rush of blood to the head I suppose...
The condition of the set wasn't too bad in the end, and all the rare and and hard to find bits were there, but there was a few pieces missing, some broken pieces, two different moulding types for the one part (so, obviously bricklinked replacements at some point) and even one or two non-LEGO pieces. All of this was undisclosed of course. She even screwed me on shipping. I requested registered and insured shipping which was duly charged ($54) and she sent it regular parcel post ($15). I was fuming.
i read the Brickset review and still brought it (luckily at £90) but what a terrible boring plain build.
Saw below few years back but didn't attempt to build it, probably because I've got no confidence to reverse engineer the build as the photo details and angles are limited.
Then finally saw the model in rebrickable with instructions for sale and the rest is history. :)
It also looks really dull and plain on the outside, since there are pretty much zero designs whatsoever in the facade.
Agreed about the Simpsons sets not fitting a city - I got the Kwik-E-Mart for the sole purpose of reimagining it into a Wawa. It's a great parts source for any convenience store, especially if you have the pieces to make the exterior not yellow.