Updated: January 01, 2010
JUPITER-2 DIORAMA #34 (JERRY VONMUELLER)
LOST IN SPACE GEMINI-12 LAUNCH SITE DIORAMA
Just Newly-Customized! LiGHTS! Sound! Robot!
Chariot! Towers! Figures!
ThiS is the day ...... from the historic Lost in
Space television Unaired pilot: "No Place To Hide"
The classic 60's TV series with the Robinson family.
Just newly customized to bring to life tangible
fun for Lost in Space collectibles!
GEMINI-12 Customized From The 12-Inch Polar Lights
Model Kit: * With Launch-Gantry Stands Approximate
15-Inch. Framed Black Plastic Platform 25-Inch By
19-Inch With Night Time Background Of City. BackDrop
Of City Is Supported. * With The Three Alpha Control
Pre-Launch Towers Approximate 15-Inches Tall.
If You Know Lost in Space As most fans do you will
appreciate the Gemini-12 For It's Original Beauty &
Concept. After the Pilot It Was Changed From The
Gemini-12 To The Jupiter-2 So Not To Be Confused With
The Gemini Space Program As Rumor Has It!
* The Original Windows On Gemini-12 Were Much Larger
Than That Of The Jupiter-2. * As Also The Much Larger
Power-Core Both Are Customized Here From This Model Kit.
In The Original Plans For the Gemini-12 The Details
Included: Automatic Pilot, Environmental Chambers Meaning
The Freezing-Tubes & Their Controls, Observation Windows,
Tool Storage, Exit Hatch & Contols With Computer, Food
Storage Area Was Located On This First Level As There Was
No Lower Deck Intended For the Original Pilot Film.
Any Hard Core Lost In Space Fan Would Know There Was To Be
A Parachute Landing But Was Scratched For The More Dramatic
Metorite Crash Sequence. * On The THREE Pre-Launch Towers:
Have Added Many Extra Details Each Having Their Own Specific
Functions: One For Chariot With Lift / One For Supplies:
Cartons of Laser Rifles, Robot, Food Etc / One With Elevator
For People & Radar Control. * These 3-Towers & Bases Are
100% Scratch-Built The Tower Scaffolds Are Pre-Made Though
Did Scratch-Build A Few Of These Scaffolds As Towers Have
Four-Sides. * Each Tower Has It's Own Power Source AA-Battery
Pack On-Off Switch With Orange LED Lights, Towers Can Be
Placed At Your Choice, But Will Provide Guided LayOut For
* The Robot Was Not In the Original Pilot But Could Not Do
This Without The Bubble-Headed-Booby ....... Here The Robot Is
Custom Made & Comes In His Own Carton. *Two Custom Figures
Included Are: Don West & John Robinson. The Johnny Lightning
* ALL LIGHTS Include: Power-Core With Led-Chaser-Lights:
Assorted Speeds. * Orange Led-Lights On The Three Pre-Launch
Towers. * Blinking-Led-Lights Inside The Gemini-12: The
Bubble-Dome Multi-Color Led-Light, & One Flashing Interior
Light Concealed In Dome Cover-Hatch. * And Blinkng Interior
Led-Lights Behind The Acetate Decals: The Three Pilot's
Control DashBoard, All The Blue Acetate Decals Behind
Freeze-Tubes, & Few Other Assorted Decals Sorry Was Really
Hard To Catch Photos Of Blinking Lights Showing a Few Here.
* Custom Cut-Out 3D Red-Ball General Alarm ~ Not Flat Wall As
In Polar Lights Kit. * The Pilot Gemini-12 Had No Landing
Wells Or Legs So Were All Putty & Sanded To Be Authentic.
* The Two Pilot Seats Are The Nicely Done Sky-Hook Chairs
That Do Not Come With This Kit Sorry Overwhelmed With All
Did Not Get Good Photos Of These Great Seats!! * Power
Sources For Lights On Gemini-12 As Follows:
* For Dome-Lights In Roof Piece Held On By Magnets & Velcor
Powered By Watch Batteries: On-Off Switch Under Dome-Lid. ~
Wires Running to Roof For CockPit Light With Male & Female
Connectors Not Necessary As Wires Are Long For Lifting
Dome-Lid To View Interior. * Yellow-Toggle-Switch UnderSide
oF Ship Is For Blinkng Interior Lights. The One
Overhead-Interior-Dome-Light. Power Source For These Lights
AA-Battteries Sit Concealed Behind Wall & Outer Shell.
* Red-Switch UnderSide of Gemini-12 For Power Core Speeds.
Then On-Off Switch To Turn Power Core Lights On Battery-Hatch
Bottom Of Ship Unscrew Hatch When Batteries Need Replaced: 4
AA-Batteries. * All Batteries Newly Provided & Will Provide
Added Instructions. This Work Will Not Be Repeated..... Oh
The Pain! Took Months With Lots & Lots Of Lost In Space
This Is My Lost in Space Swan Song! This Is The Day This Is
The Gemini-12 Hope You Enjoy As Much As I Did Building It.
The Launch Gantry Is Glued Firmly To The White Launch-Circle &
Not To The Display-Platform. So That is Movable Also
For Assorted Arrangements. Please This Is Only For Highly
Intelligent Avid Fans Who Are Familar With Props Models. * The
Sound Features For: ~ Even MORE FUN! Including Recorded-Clips
From: The Pilot Episode: "No Place To Hide"
For Serious Lost in Space Collectors ~ One Of a Kind Display-Piece
Created by Jerry VonMueller!