Gus Jae (
Wed, 13 Dec 2000 18:48:59 -0500

You know, I don't know why so many of you had such problems with those
links!!! They were just fine. In fact, I am playing with mine right now...
See, the legs are moving around without any... SON OF A B*TCH!! THE WHOLE
Tom don't step on the... NOOOOOOO!!!!
Ok, you right, those links do suck... Who's got a flash light?
Gus Jae
----- Original Message -----
From: "Edward Ju" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, December 13, 2000 9:00 AM
Subject: [gundam] MG Zaku II/Gouf

> >*makes unintelligible animal sounds*
> Kicks Garrick - "Tarzen check bee".
> >having just finished my mg zaku 2...i have to agree
> >about zaku being a pain.
> Wouldn't be such a pain if you've sticked one end of
> the underlying cable onto a piece of foam or PlayDough
> while you're sliding the beads/tubes in (check the
> archives... it's in there over and over again over
> the years).
> >i refuse to venture into
> >perfect grade (equivalent cost of a warhammer army :D)
> >just yet.
> >
> >the cables suck majorly. had slight problems with my
> >side skirt plates.
> They were much better than the MG Mk-II's side skirt
> plates, that's for sure.
> >found the cogs in the zaku head a
> >little too unwieldy (i.e. they don't work :P).
> The gears tend to "fray", there's just no way to fix
> that problem unless you can cast the same parts out
> of hard metal. Haven't started on my MG Gouf kit,
> dunno if they fixed that problem with a new design
> like, say, the MG Dom's monoeye system.
> >attaching the foot to lower leg was like...hell, it
> >was like doing a mr. bean act -- driving a car while
> >putting on your clothes and brushing your teeth.
> >overall, pretty ok model. solid but kinda limited
> >flexibility.
> >
> >-garr
> Can't expect much from a kit designed over 5 years ago.
> I am pretty sure Bandai will pull a version 1.5 with
> the MG Zaku II soon, using the MG Gouf's body as a
> starting point. As if people in Japan haven't started
> on that already, hehehe, the MG Gouf kit will soon
> become a best seller once Zaku-heads start getting
> "raw parts" for their projects.
> Eddie
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