Monday, April 5, 2010

1/100 Gundam Astraea English Manual & Color Guide

1/100 GNY-001 Gundam Astraea Construction Manual

The GNY-001 Astraea from the Gundam 00 side stories that was piloted by Ruido Resonance. The Astraea serves as a test platform for Celestial Being in Gundam 00 anime series wherein they test technology and weapons that will eventually find their way in the main Gundam's when they start doing their armed intervention. The story of the Astraea happens a few years before season 1 of Gundam 00. Ptolemaios operator, Grace Feldt, in Gundam 00 Season 1 and 2 is actually the daughter of Ruido Resonance.

The selling price of the GNY-001 Gundam Astraea is 2054 yen at Amiami, 2800 yen at Hobby Link Japan, 1959 yen at HWJapan and 2240 yen at Hobby Search. 3rd party sellers over at Amazon are selling it for $$$$.

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
1/100 Gundam Astraea main body white partsWhite (H1)(100%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(small dose)
1/100 Gundam Astraea main body etc blue partsCobalt Blue (H35)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(30%) + White (H1)(10%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea main body etc gray partsNeutral Gray (H53)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea main body red partsMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea sensor, etc green partsBright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(80%) + White (H1)(20%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea weapons light gray partsNeutral Gray (H53)(70%) + White (H1)(30%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea weapons gray partsNeutral Gray (H53)(85%) + White (H1)(15%)
1/100 Gundam Astraea internals of shoulders, rifle, launcher silver partsSilver (H8)(100%)
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Construction manual translated to English from the original Japanese manual posted at Dalong. Translated Color Guide for the GNY-001 Gundam Astraea can be found here.

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