Re: Gundam, Best Kits

Chris Beilby (
Sun, 10 Jan 1999 13:56:33 -0800 wrote:

> Thats the way I build my Gundam kits also. I have never had a problem with
> joints, but back heavy Gundams are hard to stand up.
> In a message dated 1/10/1999 11:54:54 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> writes:
> << This is the one question I have for you other modellers. Why is it that a
> lot of
> you have joint problems with your models? Do you guys sand all of your
> pieces
> before you put them together, or something? I was wondering, because
> other
> than the ZZ, S, and Ex-S Gundams, I've never had any problems with the
> joints
> on my models, or getting them to stand up straight. Maybe it is because I
> leave
> a bit of the flash on the models and polycaps, maybe it is because I only
> sand
> those parts that *really* need to be sanded. All I do know is that I only
> have
> problems with those models notorius for problems because they are so back
> heavy. >>

  In my case, with the 0080 Gelgoog, it was because the polyvynil socket was
molded too small for the ball on the hip piece.

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