Each item for sale on Brick Owl has an item condition. If you are wishing to purchase an item on Brick Owl and are wondering what the different conditions mean or if you are listing items for sale and want to know how to classify them, this is the section you have been looking for!
Lego that is classed as New should have never been built or played with and is often taken directly from sealed Lego Sets. New items can contain some hairline scratches as Lego package parts all mixed in together but they should not have any major damage such as dents or chips. The items should ideally be as pristine and perfect as when they were first moulded and printed.
A set that is sealed from the factory and has never been opened.
As above but no longer sealed. it should include all of the parts that came with the original set. Unless otherwise stated on the condition notes, this should also include everything the original set would have, including instructions, sticker sheets, box.
The parts are new, refer to the condition note on the item to see what items are included. This would usually be the majority of the set, with just a few things missing.
Used (Like New)
This condition is for used Lego, that has had a previous life, maybe being built or played with but that have been treated so well that they are in a similar condition to new parts. They may have hairline scratches but they should not have any major damage such as dents or chips.
This Condition is for Used Lego, that has had a previous life, maybe being built or played with. These items may have some minor damage such as a few small scratches or dents.
This Condition is for Used Lego that has seen better times, they may have dents, chips or scratches and the colour may have faded. This condition is also used by default if a seller has imported their inventory from elsewhereand has not specified what condition their used parts are in.
It should include all of the parts that came with the original set in used condition. Unless otherwise stated on the condition notes, this should also include everything the original set would have, including instructions, sticker sheets, box.
The parts are used, refer to the condition note on the item to see what items are included.
Used parts may need to be washed as all Lego parts for sale should be clean. No Lego part bought at Brick Owl should ever arrive sticky or dirty. All Lego items sold on Brick Owl should not be so damaged that they loose their function and can no longer fit together with other Lego parts. When storing any condition of Lego you are advised to keep items as dust free as possible and away from strong odours.