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5075-1 Tender 4.5V Battery Red. For Trains with Battery Motor 810

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Service Packs

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Service Packs is a LEGO category that had 379 sets released in 1977-1999. This page details statistics of this theme, derived from all of the reviews Brick Insights has gathered and interpreted. You'll find a breakdown of the following:

Best rated Service Packs sets of all time

Let's get the best part done first. These are the highest rated Service Packs sets of all time.

All Service Packs sets by rating

5244-1 54 Crawler Track Links

75

Indifference 100%

54 Crawler Track Links

5244-1 Service Packs 1987

5005-1 Battery Box Grey 4.5V for use with Basic set 816

60

Avoid 50%

Battery Box Grey 4.5V for use with Basic set 816

5005-1 Service Packs 1987

5240-1 6 Wheel Hubs and Tyres 24 mm (4) and 43 mm (2)

58

Avoid 50%

6 Wheel Hubs and Tyres 24 mm (4) and 43 mm (2)

5240-1 Service Packs 1987

5075-1 Tender 4.5V Battery Red. For Trains with Battery Motor 810

54

Avoid 67%

Tender 4.5V Battery Red. For Trains with Battery Motor 810

5075-1 Service Packs Trains 1987

59

is the average rating of all Service Packs sets.

This rating is the average of all 5 scored sets in Service Packs. Compared to other categories this is bad. 374 unscored sets are not included. 1% of all sets in this category are scored. Here's the distribution of all categories and where Service Packs is in relation to the others.

To know what it takes for a set to get a score and thus be included in these calculations, check out the FAQ.

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97-100

Service Packs rating over the years

Years without scored sets are not included.

Recommendation distribution

Alright, so that's the rating. But are the sets generally recommended? The data we've collected shows that the majority of Service Packs sets are considered not recommended:

Avoid 49%

16

118

126

Total: 260 / 379

Not all sets in our database are marked as recommended or not. We currently have 119 sets in Service Packs that are considered unknown. They are excluded from these calculations.

A set is considered recommended when the majority of reviews recommend it. If you're interested in knowing when a review is considered a recommendation, I keep that reasoning updated in Brick Insights FAQ. I've also written an article detailing the recommendation distribution of all reviews.

Prices

Since part prices vary a lot depending on part types, Brick Insights attempts to group similar categories together. We call these meta-categories comparable categories. Service Packs is bundled into System along with these:

The average price per part (PPP) of all System sets is 0.21. The average PPP for Service Packs is 0.54. Meanwhile, the average price per minifig (PPM) in System is 17 and the average PPM for Service Packs is 3.55.

Service Packs prices over the years

All prices are adjusted for inflation.