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Set 7170 Jimi Stringer, or simply Stringer, is a canister set released in 2010, portraying the 1.0 Hero Jimi Stringer.


  • Name: Jimi Stringer
  • Type: Small Set
  • Set number: 7170
  • Subtheme: Heroes
  • Release date: July 2010
  • Pieces: 17
  • MSRP: $7.99 (US)
  • Ages: 6-16
  • Instructions

Product Description

The following is a product description taken directly from LEGO. View the source here

Stringer’s sonic powers blast the enemy away!
Mess with Jim Stringer of the LEGO® HERO FACTORY’s® Alpha Team and prepare to feel the sonic boom! This slick and skilled hero is feared by Von Nebula’s brood as a powerful veteran bot. He fights alongside his fellow heroes, delivering swift justice with his sonic-charged weapon.

*The most skilled and advanced member of the Alpha team
*Armed with built-in multi-functional sonic blaster
*Equipped with removable hero core, high-tech air armor and a helmet with camera and communications headset with camera
*Over 6” (15cm) tall

Set Information

The set's canister

The set was released in 2010 as one of the six canister Hero sets. It consists of seventeen pieces.


The set's canister represents a Hero Pod in the story. On the back of the canister shows a battle between Stringer and Meltdown from 7148 Meltdown.


The set includes a black helmet and a transparent bright orange Hero Core.


  • The prototype of Jimi Stringer was called "Jimi Riff".
  • In, the set was called "Jim Stringer".
  • Some prototype pictures of Stringer depict him as having the Sonic Boom Weapon for his left arm instead of his right.

See also