LEGO Cave Crusher set

Cave Crusher

The Cave Crusher (8708-1) is a LEGO Power Miners set that was released in August 2009 and retired in January 2010 with a shelf life of 6 months .

This LEGO set has 260 pieces and had a RRP of $49.99 (£34.25 / -€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.19c (0.13p / 0.00€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 246.5% and now has a value of $173.20 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 3 minifigures with a combined value of $40.42. None of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they all appear in other LEGO sets.

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Value breakdown

The current value of Cave Crusher is $173.20

The 3 minifigures in this set make up 23% of the total set value.

The Tremorox (Rock Monster) minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 20% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Cave Crusher has 260 pieces and is ranked 3772 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is Lime

The most common part in this set is Technic, Pin 1/2 without Friction Ridges

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Set details

Name: Cave Crusher

Theme: Power Miners

Set number: 8708-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 14 years, 6 months

Pieces: 260

Minifigures: 3

Released: August 2009

Retired: January 2010

Shelf life: 6 months

US Flag $49.99
GB Flag £34.25
EU Flag -€
US Flag 0.192c
GB Flag 0.132p
EU Flag -

Set value

Confidence: Low

Current value: $173.20

Increase from RRP: 246.5%

Yearly ROI: 17.0%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Tremorox (Rock Monster)
Least expensive:
Power Miner - Engineer, Goggles
% of set value:


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3772nd biggest LEGO set ever made
Faded medal
7th biggest LEGO Power Miners set

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