The history of Lego's By Nicholas Pellechio Table Of Contents Who Created Lego’s?............................P.1 How are Lego's Made?..........................P.2 Who Created Lego's? Ole Kirk Christiansen created the Lego brick. But before the Ole Kirk Christiansen brick was invented he lived in Billund,Denmark. made wooden toys He was a master first in 1932. carpenter. He also had help from his son Godtfed when he created legos. How are Lego's made? Step 1: The Lego brick starts out as a granule about the Step 1-2 size of a grain of 1 rice. Step 2: Then the granule is sucked up from a plastic container then stored in one of the 14 silos. How Are Lego's Step 3: The granules then are made? piped to a molding machine. Step 3-4 Step 4: Inside the molding machines the granules are heated to 455 degrees 3-4 Fahrenheit which melts them together into a toothpaste like goo. How Are Step 5: Next the Lego's molds apply 28-165 Made? tons of pressure to shape each brick to Step 5-6 the right size 0.0002 so each brick can now fit each other. In 10-15 seconds the bricks harden. Step 6: Next the 6 bricks travel on a short conveyor belt, then dropped into a box. 6 6 6 How Are Lego’s Made? Step 7-8 Step 7: The boxes then travel to a large warehouse that has space for 424,000 boxes. Step 8:When the bricks are needed they will be shipped to a factory so they can be bagged then placed in boxes. How are 9 Lego's Made? Step 9 Step 9: After the bricks are bagged they now get ready to get boxed and sent out to stores!