Re: The best basic kit (in 1:72)

C.P. Hart (
Mon, 24 Apr 1995 10:43:58 +0000

>> I've never built the Airfix 0/400, and its not in the shops here at the
>> moment.
>> The ones I've sen built up are certainly striking.
>I just bought one (through someone on the net) for $28US which was a VERY
>good price. It's been out of print for some time now and is garnishing
>a pretty high price from the collectors.

Wasn't the HP 0/400 re-issued in the mid-1980's ? I bought a couple
then. I thought that it remained available for a while after that.

I'm not sure I would call it a "basic" kit. Certainly a lot of
possibilities for detailing but an awful lot of rigging is involved.

- CharlesHart