My Name Is Legion wrote:
And in the process, he airbrushed some heavy lines onto the surface. Boo-fucking-hoo.
"Gratitude" is not chief among the attributes of many vocal fans.
It is hard to show complete gratitude when the 1701 was subjected to something seen as unnecessary. Honestly, why heavy lines/weathering? One would think he tried to "upgrade" the look of the miniature to reflect the "worn" trend seen in science fiction miniatures post-Star Wars
I believe a happy medium would have been his lighting, nacelle cap, deflector dish repairs, but leave the hull with--at least--the 1970s appearance. The lines carry the overboard look of many a customized AMT kit.