Chris Maier (
Sat, 20 May 2000 09:21:18 -0400

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From: Lim Jyue <>
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Subject: Re: [gundam] GM(RGM-79G) command kit

> At 18:47 05/19/2000 -0400, Chris Maier wrote:
> I assume you are talking about the 0080 1/144 RGM-79G Command kit.
> thought these are hard to get?

   Well, they recently restocked at, with pretty much
the entire 0080 series.
 seems to have them as well, but I'm not too sure if they're a reliable

> >1)Should I ink in the sculpted lines? I've done that to my Wing models
> they look much better as a result, however, in some of the other models I
> have it seems to be considerably harder, and some kits look fine without
> lines being detailed.
> That's up to you, but it will look better with the panel lines
> >2)Construction wise, is it that different from the following kit's I've
> assembled?
> It's very easy to put together. It's snap-together, with about 50
> parts, and a joy to build. It's also quite sturdy, surprising in this age
> brittle plamod..
> >3)Is the Space type(GS) kit basically the same mold?
> Similar, but not quite. the GS has 51 parts, a different gun, a
> different backpack, and a different colour. But if you paint them the
> I won't be able to tell the differences aside from the gun and backpacks.
> >4)Do you have to be delicate with the translucent visor? When I assemble
> Gundam kits, I've found the head the hardest part, since it's often the
> smallest part.
> The visor is neat -- you no longer see these with newer Gundam
> It's quite a solid block, so breakage isn't likely. It's quite simple to
> together, so it should be all right.
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