I preffer 5'2" brown eyed, 105 lb blonds.
I WILL settle for brunette, or darker hair, but the 5"2"
brown eyed 105 pounds part is not neogotiable !!
"Only a Gentleman can insult me, and a true Gentleman never will..."
Ginger = Tamiya. Throw it together for quick satisfaction. Glitzy. Show it off
to the boys at the pool hall.
Mary Ann = Hasegawa. Takes a little more time, but somehow just feels better.
Take her home to the parents.
Wait till you put a ring on their finger or they hit 35. Then the only thing
not negotiable is the 5'2" part.
Well that is until they start shrinking when they get really old, but you'
ll be dead or wishing you were by then :-) DOH!
Rght now I'm working on the 1/48 AV-8B II+ from Hasegawa. It is without a doubt
the worst engineered modern kit I have encountered. The nose to fuselage
junction, apparently engineered to allow multiple version of the AV-8 to be
released, is terrible. The Monogram AV-8B by comparison is a model of
simplicity. Between the fan, the nose and wing, I've done more fitting, gluing
and refitting than a vacform. I've gotten eastern European short runs that go
Yes, the surface detail is finer, the fiddly bits more numerous and the finish
is better, but what good is that covered in the putty that I'll probably need?
All my Harriers in the future will be the simpler, more reliable Monogram
release, and I'll never get another Hasegawa kit without reading a detailed
nd I'll never get another Hasegawa kit without reading a detailed
As mentioned... "It depends on the kit." Go to the other extreme and try one
of Hasegawa's ME-109s. Careful opening the box, or it might assemble itself.