Rivet counter

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Rivet Counter is a term taken from the model railroading hobby, where it is used negatively to describe a hobbyist who thinks authenticity is important, and who (canonically) counts rivets to see if the model is accurate to the extent that accuracy is more important than having fun or appreciating a model on its own aesthetic merits. Trains fans probably have more rivet counters than other types since there are so many prototypes out there.

In the LEGO community the term is often used as a joke, because the usual resolution of LEGO does not allow for the accurate simulation of rivets.

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