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Large Set
Set number 8548
Subtheme Rahi
Release date 2001
Pieces 224
MSRP $34.99 (US)
Ages 8+

Set 8548 Nui-Jaga is a large boxed set released in 2001, portraying the Nui-Jaga.

Product Description

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Beware the scorpions sting
The Nui-Jaga resemble giant scorpions, and have fierce claws and stingers. When wearing infected masks, they are fierce foes of the Toa - but if the Toa are victorious, these beasts can be tamed. Make this massive scorpion's tail strike out to tear off an enemy's mask. Includes two Nui-Jaga. Each measures 7½" tall and 7" wide.[
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Set Information

The set packaging

The Nui-Jaga set was released in 2001 as one of the five Rahi sets. The set consists of 224 pieces.

Two Nui-Jaga are built from the set. One is blue, and the other is purple.

An alternate model for the set also exists, depicting a Kahu. Instructions for the model were included in the manual for the purple Nui-Jaga.


Each Nui-Jaga has a trigger on their underside. Pulling this trigger causes their stinger tails to snap forward.


The Nui-Jaga each wear two Pakari on their claws. The light blue Nui-Jaga has two light blue Pakari, and the purple Nui-Jaga has two purple Pakari.


8548 Nui-Jaga scored a total of 76 on Brick Insights, indicating average reviews.

See also