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Tue, 13 Jun 2000 20:02:49 -0700

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org [mailto:owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org]On
> Behalf Of Blackeagle
> Sent: Monday, June 12, 2000 19:58
> To: gundam@aeug.org
> Subject: RE: [gundam] GP-02A's Mk. 82 nuke warhead
> You're STILL misunderstanding my question. I was wondering why the Sunrise
> production staff chose to go with the Fat Man type design for the GP-02's
> warhead in 0083 rather than the little boy.

Someone else already answered that. The Fat Man has a very distinctive shape
that can be immediately associated with an atomic bomb. The Little Boy could be
confused with a conventional bomb or even a torpedo.

It would appear that the Fat Man is the STEREOTYPICAL nuke.


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