Blackeagle (
Tue, 06 Jun 2000 13:24:43 MST

>At 19:10 06/05/2000 MST, Blackeagle wrote:
> >To me the Zaku has allways represented the ultimate in 'grunt' mecha.
> >dark green paint scheme, the menacing look of the monoeye, all combine to
> >create an air of brawny menace.
> I like the Zaku mostly because it *looks* the part of a military
>machine. The GM (especially 0080 versions) are fine, but I still get fits
>(sometimes) when I consider the RX-78 Gundam as a military machine.


> >For comparisom, the only thing that comes close is the tribarrel armed
> >labor from Patlabor 2.
> Helldiver. The Brocken is pretty okay too, so long you paint it in
>camo. I still like the Type Zero most. =)

Actually, the one I'm thinking of isn't the Helldiver. I don't know the
name, but the only time this one appeared was in the 2nd movie.

> >Maybe I'll have to get another MG Zaku and see what putting shields on
> >shoulders looks like.
> Why stop here? Swap both shoulders into spiked shoulders. Use
>to shape curving horns on the center spike. Find some cabling to build a
>electro-rope. Voila! A MG prototype Gouf! (^_^)

Got to find the right shade of light blue paint tho.

>Lim Jyue
>ICQ: 24737555
>I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection.
>Excellence I can reach for; perfection is God's business.

Chris Upchurch a.k.a. Blackeagle

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