James Gority (jagority@csrlink.net)
Tue, 26 Dec 2000 10:25:17 -0500

I am surprised at the brittleness of your hip joints. Mine are just fine, they
are made from a PVC type plastic, and are QUITE sturdy. Are you sure you have
a real BanDai kit?

As to the foot, they just recycled the foot from the standard RX-79(G) Gundam.

Jim G.

At 08:39 AM 12/26/2000 -0500, you wrote:
> Picked up the MG EZ-8 recently, and while I must say that the engineering of
> the kit has impressed me (and we are talking almost NO seam lines) I have
> found a few flaws. I was wondering if others have had similar experiences
> with the kit.
> 1. The "hip joint" pieces that the connect the legs to the torso are made of
> brittle plastic. I didn't even drop the model, and it broke. In fact I had
> just put it on the shelf.
> 2. The feet/legs are, suprisingly, rather unposeable, when compared to the
> amazing arms. The feet are totally unposeable. I thought that poseable feet
> were a given with all of the current MG level kits.
> Other then those complaints, it truely is a great kit. Definately one of the
> best Federation kits. Almost as perfect as the MG Dom.
> Jason

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