Set Value (New/Sealed)

This chart represents the current new/sealed value of the set Desert Hammer since May 2016. Very high accuracy
LEGO 8496 Desert Hammer was a 510 piece Racers set released in 2008. It includes a racer with a pull-back motor, and another racer with a slammer, and a wild Western ring with a swinging hammer.

It was retired in July 2009 with a lifespan of 14 months. The current value for a new and sealed Desert Hammer is estimated at $59 with an average yearly gain of about 2% which is lower than other Power Racers sets. On the secondary markets the typical price range for the set MISB/NISB is between $59 and $69. On the open market, a used set will fetch in the range of between $15 and $32 depending on the condition.

For Sale (New/Sealed)

(US) *** Best US listing for Desert Hammer ***
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(NL) BrickLink store New Bricksets Shop
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(UK) Brand new in box. Photos available on request.
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(DE) Racers 8496 Desert Hammer New Boxed
(DE) LEGO Racers 8496 Desert Hammer NEU OVP
(US) Racers Desert Hammer 8496
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Desert Hammer
Desert Hammer

Sales Distribution (Last 90 Days)

This chart shows the distribution of sales for the last 3 months of new/sealed 8496 Desert Hammer.

Sale Trends

This chart shows the sales trends (number sold) of new/sealed 8496 Desert Hammer.

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Year 2008
Pieces 268
Availability Retired
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Retail $29.99
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Annual growth 2.8%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 92
Availability Retired
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Retail $9.99
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Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 82
Availability Retired
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Retail $9.99
Value $22.27
Growth 122.9%
Annual growth 5.9%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 72
Availability Retired
8491 LEGO Power Racers Ram Rod
Retail $9.99
Value $24.48
Growth 145.0%
Annual growth 6.9%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 59
Availability Retired
8492 LEGO Power Racers Mud Hopper
Retail $9.99
Value $33.19
Growth 232.2%
Annual growth 5.9%
It's the ultimate desert showdown! Use the pull-back motor and power slammer launcher to send these two tough Power Racers blazing up the ramp and hurtling through the wild Western ring with swinging hammer pendulum. In this match of speed and timing, who will win…and who will get smashed down? Includes 2 racers, ramps, ring with swinging pendulum, and slammer! Use the pull-back motor and slammer to send the racer up the ramp! Jump the racers through the ring! Try not to crash into the swinging hammer pendulum!
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