AMT and Polar Lights Romulan Warbirds

Gallery Article by Shawn "phantom" Weiler on Mar 20 2020



I picked up the Polar Lights Romulan kit several months back. However on opening the kit I found it far to small to build it the way I wanted. All lit up. Recently I found the old school AMT kit. Much bigger and boy does it bring back memories. Horrible fitting kit, but easy to put lights into.

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The little guy appears to resemble some of the CGI models used on recent Star Treks like Enterprise and even Picard. The bigger AMT kit is a much closer match to the late 1960s version of Star Trek. The little guy is OOB, and a very simple snap kit. The AMT needs some putty, holes drilled into it for the lights and a lot of patience with the decals. 

Almost out of Star Trek stuff, going to have to build some planes next..


Photos and text by Shawn "phantom" Weiler