Re: [gundam] Silhouette Formula 91


Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Sun, 21 Mar 1999 16:26:56 -0800


>>Which Valkyries did you get? The 1/100 scale ones should be better than
>>the 1/72 scale kit (unless you got a 1/72 scale Valkyrie II. The VF-1x
>>kits in 1/72 scale were awful).
>
>heheh, yeah I know... I've got a VF-1A I'm putting together right now that's
>one of the 1/72 models - I had to have one that transformed, even if it
>involved some part switching, due to the recent loss of my old robotech
>VF-1S toy... while I was at it I also ordered a VF-1S for a friend and a
>VF-1D. They might be awful, but you know, they were the only ones I saw that
>transformed that weren't Resin kits. (I don't think I'm nearly good enough
>to put one together... YF-19 perfect variable anyone? That and I don't have
>the $$$ for resin kits.)

Have you ever tried Bandai's 1/100 scale kits? Those should be at least
marginally better than the 1/72 scale ones, which was molded by Imai way
back in the early 80s.

>Anyhoo, there's a VF-1D in the mail, along with the ONLY VF-21 I could
>find... the special plated version of the Fire Valkyrie.

Is the original non-plated version out of print already?

>Pony?

Pony Toy Go Round, a Japanese chain toy/hobby stores that you could find in
most Yaohan plazas. They used to have the best price and selection of Gundam
kits around, but went belly up a few years...

Eddie

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