Rodrick Su (
Thu, 13 Jan 2000 08:26:39 -0800

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nightingale
> --- Mark Simmons <> wrote:
> > So really, Mashma's Zaku III is pretty much just a
> > standard model with a different set of parts and a
> > personalized color scheme. Only the head, knees, and
> > perhaps the shoulder armor are genuine
> modifications.
> > Perhaps this slightly altered base machine is the
> > Zaku III Kai itself, to which Mashma applied his own
> > selection of equipment options... it's not really
> > clear from the books & HG-UG kit manual.
> Now I see some similarities between GM Custom and Zaku
> III. Both are top models (albeit not to the calibres
> of Gundams in their time) and were produced in very
> limited quantities (single digits?), but from ZZ's TV
> show, it seems there were a substantial number of Zaku
> III in action during Neo Zeon's internal conflict,
> which contradicts some references' claim of only a few
> units were produced after Zak III lost to Doven Wolf
> as the next Neo Zeon's MS. So the guessing game
> continues, at least we are sure that only 20 units of
> RX-79 were ever produced!

Well, if you look carefully, Zaku III is used primarily by Haman's faction
during Neon Zeon's Civil War. Doven Wolf is use primarily by Gremmi's
faction, specifically the Wolf Team.

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