Friday, March 2, 2012

9397 Logging Truck, now available from

The new Logging Truck (9397) is finally generally available and also selling at for most of the countries where this service is available (other countries should follow shortly).

9397 - Logging Truck

Read below this set description, as shown at LEGO website.

9397 - Logging Truck

Clear a path for the massive LEGO® Logging Truck!
The massive Logging Truck is ready for some serious lifting action! Use the LEGO® Power Functions control box on the side of the truck to lower, raise and turn the motorized grabber arm, or to extend the outriggers. Then turn and open the claw to lift even the thickest logs. This huge model also features functioning steering, opening doors and hood, and with a detailed engine bay with working piston engine, it’s like the real thing! Rebuilds into a container truck with snowplow.
  • 2-in-1 model: Rebuilds into a container truck with snowplow
  • Features LEGO® Power Functions to move the claw arm and extend the outriggers
  • Claw arm turns, lowers and raises
  • Hood opens to reveal the detailed engine with moving pistons
  • Steer with realistic controls that really move the wheels!
  • Lower the rear wheels and tip the truck’s container!
  • Raise and lower the snowplow!
  • Tip the container truck’s cabin to check out the moving pistons using LEGO® Power Functions!
  • Measures 14” (36cm) high, 9” (23cm) wide and 20” (50cm) long
  • Container truck with snowplow measures 9” (22cm) high, 6” (15cm) wide and 22” (56cm) long

Then find and compare the current prices at your country, from the table below.


Logging Truck


Czech RepublicCZCZK2899,00
New ZelandNZNZD-
United KingdomUKGBP99,99
United StatesUSUSD139,99

In the meantime if you are already waiting for your order to arrive, you can at least start looking at the respective building instructions available for download at

Below you have the direct links to download all the instruction books,

Building instructions for B-model are unfortunately not yet available for download, but I bet they will, pretty soon.

Finally, remember the ads on the right column, are the most convenient way to purchase the sets of your preference, and support this blog.

LEGO TECHNIC New for 2012

Happy shopping!


Dave said...

I feel sorry for the Canadian AFOLs who want this set. With the current Exchange Rate of 1 Canadian dollar = 1.0120 US dollars, they should not have to pay CAD 179.99 when it costs USD 139.99 ($40 less).

Dave said...

TLG provided this Dropbox link to download the single 203.5-MB PDF Building Instructions for the 9397 Logging Truck's B-MODEL: .

Dave said...

The Dropbox link about had its bandwidth exceeded; here is another link provided by The Lego Group for the PDF Building Instructions: .

Unknown said...

Thank you Dave for the link.

I downloaded the book from but the book 2 ending at page 300.

TechnicBRICKs said...

Thanks all!

I've been reporting the issues to the Design team.

Will make a post with the definitive links, once they're made available.

Dave said...

TLG has re-posted the two-part PDF Building Instructions for the Lego Technic 9397 B-Model (Dump Truck with Plow). All 308 pages are now there on the website.

Lego Technic 9397B / 9397-2 PDF Building Instructions Part 1 of 2 (Pages 1-160) -- 18.873 MB when downloaded: .

Lego Technic 9397B / 9397-2 PDF Building Instructions Part 2 of 2 (Pages 161-308) -- 19.260 MB when downloaded: .

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