[WWI] Optically challenged

Andy Bannister andy at warpedplastic.co.uk
Sat Jan 29 11:50:31 EST 2005


> Shane says
> >
> Ah yes, but in this we differ. I *do* need to add it, because larger scale 
> models look bare and clunky without it. For example, the throttle alone 
> looks fine in 1/72, but make it 1/48 and if I can't see the mounting 
> screws it looks bare and unconvincing. Make it 1/32 and the screws need to 
> be identifiable as domed or countersunk, in 1/24 they won't look right 
> without slots or phillips head.

Wow, you can make 1/24th scale phillips head screws?!? I'm humbled!! I have 
enough trouble with the damn things in 1/1 scale!

> I'm not arguing Andy. We simply have different perspectives on the same 
> thing. "Viva la whatsit" as Eric would say.

Very good then, we'll agree to disagree as they say! And if I ever succumb 
to a larger scale I just may find I can't live without the extra goodies 
either.

Andy 


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