is a neat little kit by Moebius Models. Featuring Krypto
- Superman's pal from the comic books. As you may already
know, Krypto guards the Fortress of Solitude while Superman's
off doing his super hero thing.
The kit only has two parts, one for the body and one for
the head. And a red cape of course. The box says he's 5
inches tall, and that's with the head popped on. But it's
still a very good likeness, with great surface detail. Yes',
it's a vinyl kit.
don't let that stop you. If you never built a vinyl model
before, this would be a good kit to use as your first build
of one. It's molded in white. The red cape is REAL CLOTH,
with the family crest (silk screened?) on it in gold. If
you don't paint the kit you can have it together in a minute.
Otherwise, you can primer the figure, paint it white, and
use some red and gold for the collar (and black for the
If you're a dog lover, you'll enjoy this kit. Of course,
he could be any dog of any color, depending on how you paint
him. If he looks like your Black Lab - paint him black!