Chris Maier (oom9@crosswinds.net)
Mon, 2 Oct 2000 21:05:24 -0400


Color molded?

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From: owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org [mailto:owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org]On
Behalf Of Kev K
Sent: Monday, October 02, 2000 8:24 PM
To: gundam@aeug.org
Subject: RE: swordfish model was Re: [gundam] OT:COWBOY BEBOP!

Yep it's a snap together. With polycaps too.

>From: "Chris Maier" <oom9@crosswinds.net>
>Reply-To: gundam@aeug.org
>To: <gundam@aeug.org>
>Subject: RE: swordfish model was Re: [gundam] OT:COWBOY BEBOP!
>Date: Mon, 2 Oct 2000 16:59:30 -0400
>
>Is it snap together?
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org [mailto:owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org]On
>Behalf Of Kev K
>Sent: Monday, October 02, 2000 4:44 PM
>To: gundam@aeug.org
>Subject: OT: swordfish model was Re: [gundam] OT:COWBOY BEBOP!
>
>
>A very nice kit. Although kinda of small for $40. Let see... it comes
>with
>the main three characters in those yellow hard plastic that we all hate in
>1/24 scale. Two small figures matching to the swordfish's scale. Two
>Missiles and their launchers (the missiles doesn't stay on, you have to
>glue
>them to the launcher.) Mini pod with arms (incredibly detailed for this
>kind of scale)
>Construction was smooth except for the mechanism in the wing area that
>folds. It's kinda of confusing but you just have to examine the diagram
>very carefully just not to get them mixed up. As for the mini pod, if you
>want to pose it with the arms out you have to take out the side parts out
>and re-install it. A bit of hassle since the whole part is so small and
>might break or crack the clear plastic that supports it.
>The whole ship is full of retractable parts. The two landing gears on the
>wing can come down along with the one under the canopy. Wings are foldeable
>and the canopy lifts up to reveal the mini pod. Oh and the plasma gun, yeah
>that huge gun can be retracted upwards in flight mode. And yes you can move
>the gun side ways too. Talking about manipulating parts, the whole engine
>compartment can move up,down and sideways thanks to poly cap mechanism.
>Comes with molded colors but can be improved if you want to paint it. As
>for the actual model size it's roughly 8 inch long from the engine to the
>plasma gun. And the measurement across the two wings is roughly 7 inches.
>Oh boy can't wait for Faye's Red tail.
>
> >From: Brandon Perlow <nurbs@pacbell.net>
> >Reply-To: gundam@aeug.org
> >To: gundam@aeug.org
> >Subject: Re: [gundam] OT:COWBOY BEBOP!
> >Date: Sun, 01 Oct 2000 23:19:52 +0100
> >
> >Gotta get a sword fish!
> >CB is the coolest.. Eagerly awiting DVD 6...
> >
> >BTW outlaw star is good too...
> >Cantusehtm@aol.com wrote:
> >
> > > In a message dated 10/1/00 11:25:18 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> >z@gundam.com
> > > writes:
> > >
> > > << The MONO Pod from COWBOY BEBOP, which is a space pod with
> >manipulators
> > > that
> > > becomes the cockpit of another mecha with which it docks. >>
> > >
> > > YES,another man who shares my love for Cowboy Bebop!(I assume you love
> >it
> > > because there's no reason to hate it =)
> > >
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