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Have you smelled it? Smells like nostalgia and that makes me "hmmmmmm..."

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  • Member since
    January, 2017
Have you smelled it? Smells like nostalgia and that makes me "hmmmmmm..."
Posted by 195X on Monday, August 06, 2018 3:29 PM

The last seven kits I've bought have smelled musty like somebody's basement. I'm talking brand new kits! Kits that have only been out in a range between five years and one month. ALL of them, have had an odd, musty, been in someone's basement for decades, smell to them.

As a matter of fact, I just got a Daytona Transport Truck (sealed) and an MPC Petty Charger (1/25th '73) and the sealed kit was mustier, than the vintage!!

Have any of you noticed? I'm no conspiracy theorist, but are the kit companies doing this to foster nostalgia? WHAT, is going on??

My favorite color is clear. I am also ambidexterous, I can screw up equally well with either hand. I am 53 years old and been building for most of that time. :)

On the bench... somewhere. Pink Panther show car, 1978 Dodge Magnum Charger Daytona Midnight edition SE 300. Mongrel T.

  • Member since
    July, 2017
Posted by Oldschool4x4 on Tuesday, August 07, 2018 7:33 AM

Maybe some kit packer is farting in the boxes when packedOops - Sign

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