Thanks for all the positive comments, colleagues! Responses-
Bernie, Ranger- Thanks! I doubt it'll be as colorful of one of Sequoiaranger's builds, but we'll see.
Ed-Its a kit very much of its time. I'm aiming at build that will be state of the art for its period ( mid-seventies,
more or less? ) The "rotting corpse" is an on-again, off-again kitbash/sculpt of Nyarlathotep, from H. P.
Lovecraft. ( One interpretation, anyway. )
Jeremy-Mad? MAD?! I'm not MAD!!! I'm...just upset. ( The standard rejoinder since 1982
Captain- Well, a fair amount of grinding, but I have a slight flaw in my character- I like
Madcatter, Wooksta- I knew about the conversions, but really don't spend that kind of money when I've
got the means on hand to DIY. I had a fair amount of good fortune amassing my collection over the
years, but afte marrying about ten years ago, I suddenly found a host of other things to spend my( and
by that I mean her
, disposable income on.
) Sorry to hear Antares resin is problematic-
I like to see companies doing this sort of thing, even if I can't afford to lend my support too often. I
borrowed the Griehl book via inter-library some years ago, and its a B-5, I think, with what might have been the next series windscreen.