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LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885)

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Product Description

CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Ultimate control over your Power Functions creations! Build a Power Functions IR receiver, battery box and motors into your LEGO creations, then use this handy remote control to start, stop, change direction and more! The Power Functions IR Remote Control system operates on 4 different channels enabling the use of 4 models being controlled at the same time. Control up to 8 different Power Functions with one remote by connecting 2 Power Functions to 4 different receivers each. The reaching distance of the infra-red RC system is at least 30' (10m). Requires IR Receiver (Item #8884), not included. Requires 3 AAA (1.5V) batteries, not included.

To be able to understand why LEGO has been successful for so long, just look to the name. LEGO originally got its name from founder Ole Kirk Christiansen who combed the Danish words "Leg Got" which means "play well". He later realized that LEGO in Latin translates to "I put together. The LEGO set became a standard of creative play for children worldwide, unlocking the creativity to build vehicles, buildings, cities and more. Historians point to the invention of the wheel as a major turning point in world history. The invention of the LEGO wheel had the same monumental effect in the history of LEGO, making it possible to create cars, trucks and eventually the LEGO train building set that is one of the most successful LEGO sets of all time. LEGO currently produces about 20 billion LEGO bricks a year and has sold over 400 billion LEGOs in their history -- enough for every person on the planet to have over 60 LEGOs each!

Features

  • Control forward and backward
  • The Power Functions IR Remote Control system operates on 4 different channels enabling the use of 4 models at the same time
  • The reaching distance of the infra-red RC system is typically 30" (10m)
  • Requires IR Receiver (Item #8884), not included
  • Requires 3 AAA (1.5V) batteries, not included

Additional Info

467424

DF240366

673419243919

6129433

3 AAA batteries are required (not included)

0.1 pounds

5.9 x 5.9 x 1.7

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Average Customer Rating:

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LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885)
 
4.8

(based on 34 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (29)

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    (4)

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97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

THE COMMAND CENTER!

i found this controller really useful and very easy to control. you can also put a modification like a steering wheel pictured below.

i found this controller really useful and very easy to control. you can also put a modification like a steering wheel pictured below.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

How to connect remote with the motors.

I bought two 8885 LEGO® Power Functions IR Remote for 24 hour racing car as remote control car. Some how the remotes won't connect to the 8884 LEGO® Power Functions IR...Read complete review

I bought two 8885 LEGO® Power Functions IR Remote for 24 hour racing car as remote control car. Some how the remotes won't connect to the 8884 LEGO® Power Functions IR Receiver. Please advise folks!! Thank you.

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5.0

I want to buy another one next time.

By Valued

from undisclosed

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Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

It was so good.
The packaging was also perfect.

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4.0

Great with the right batteries

By NiKo11238

from Brooklyn, NY

About Me First Time Parent, Working Parent

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fun

Cons

  • Dull Colors

Best Uses

  • Imaginative Play
  • Older Children
  • Young Children

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

It does not work with all battery brands because the contacts are are super short.
Once you got the right batteris (no duracel) it works great!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

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3.0

How to connect remote with the motors.

By JohnH

from New York

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

I bought two 8885 LEGO® Power Functions IR Remote for 24 hour racing car as remote control car. Some how the remotes won't connect to the 8884 LEGO® Power Functions IR Receiver. Please advise folks!! Thank you.

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5.0

Tip for Power Functions

By KarynC

from Calgary

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

I ordered 3 of the power functions for my son for Christmas. Couldn't get this one to work, phoned the help line; turns out Duracell brand batteries tend not to work in Lego battery-powered items. Switched to another brand and voila, works like a charm!

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5.0

Technically bought it for ...

By Procrastin8

from Undisclosed

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

Technically bought it for myself but know it's really going into the family mix to be shared by all. Will complement the 8879 variable remote well. Hm, gonna need another receiver now...

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5.0

GREAT ITEM

By m819

from Gainesville

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

At first was surprised how small it was, then once I got used to it, REALLY LIKED using this. very easy to use both controls with ONE finger.

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(7 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

THE COMMAND CENTER!

By jimmy3

from chicago

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

i found this controller really useful and very easy to control. you can also put a modification like a steering wheel pictured below.

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(7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Must Have!

By IRateLegoSets

from Keeps Changing

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

When you start to make things with the starter Power Functions pack, you realize, that you have to keep it near you. Not anymore. GET THIS RIGHT AWAY BEST MONEY YOU WILL SPEND ON LEGO POWER FUNCTIONS!!! :)

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(6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

this is a good remote

By freeforyou

from milnesville

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

I like this really because its more accurate,okay price,takes triple a batteries.

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(16 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great remote control

By prophetofdoom

from Undisclosed

Comments about LEGO Power Functions IR TX (8885):

This handset works very well for anything except trains, because of its lack of speed control. For cars and other non-variable contraptions, this remote would be a great starter to RC Lego. Controls are very simple and easy to learn. Extremely easy to use and reasonably priced, I recommend this set to every Lego fan!

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