I got sucked into a Model Mayhem thread recently that was about DIY gear (Do It Yourself) versus paying for manufactured equipment. I can't believe how easily I can be drawn into these things. As is usually the case with MM threads, it morphed and distorted and zig-zagged around the original subject but, at first, it remained relatively on topic.
The OP (Original Poster) was wondering if he should make/use DIY gear or should he save up and buy manufactured stuff.
I suggested he use whatever he could until he was able to purchase the real McCoys.
But since, as is often the case on MM, the thread got somewhat personal... READ MORE?
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