Saturday, April 24, 2010

MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 English Manual & Color Guide

Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual
The beautiful MG MS-06R-1A Zaku II of Shin Matsunaga from the Mobile Suit Gundam 0079 Universe. I've already wrote about my thoughts on the Shin Matsunaga Zaku II at this old post, kindly read about it there.

The Zaku II of Shin Matsunaga is selling for 4500 yen at Hobby Search, 3302 yen at Amiami, 4500 yen at Hobby Link Japan and $$$$ at Amazon 3rd party sellers

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga arms, feet etcWhite (H1)(95%) + Sail Color (H85)(5%) + Yellow (H4)(small dose)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga chest etcWhite (H1)(50%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(40%) + Dark Earth (H72)(10%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga right intakeYellow (H4)(45%) + White (H1)(35%) + Orange (H14)(20%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga internal foot metcha, weapons etcMidnight Blue (H55)(75%) + White (H1)(15%) + Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(10%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga vernier etcMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga inside of vernierMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga heat hawk pipeNeutral Gray (H53)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga heat hawk main bodyPurple (H39)(55%) + White (H1)(30%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(15%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga heat hawk's bladeYellow (H4)(60%) + White (H1)(30%) + Orange (H14)(10%)
MG Zaku 2 Shin Matsunaga mono eye etcFlourescent Pink (C174)(100%)
Shin Matsunaga figure helmet etcSail Color (H85)(80%) + White (H1)(20%)
Shin Matsunaga figure helmet etcDark Earth (H72)(70%) + White (H1) (30%)
Shin Matsunaga figure visorSky Blue (H25)(100%)
Shin Matsunaga figure suitWhite (H1)(55%) + Black (H2)(10%) + Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)(35%)
Shin Matsunaga figure ransel(backpack)Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(100%)
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Paint Conversion Table:  (Disclaimer | How to Use)


Flourescent Pink
(C174)
Mr. Color
Flourescent Pink
(N99)
Acrysion
      
White
(H1)
Aqueous Hobby Color
White
(C1)
Mr. Color
White
(X2)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Gloss White
(70.842)
Vallejo Model Color
White (Gloss)
(22)
Humbrol Enamel
White (Gloss)
(22)
Humbrol Acrylic
white (Gloss)
(36104)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
white (solid gloss)
(32104)
Revell Email Enamel
SATIN WHITE
(A.MIG-0047)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss White
(4696AP)
Italeri
White
(X-2)
Tamiya Enamel
White (Lacquer Paint)
(LP2)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Pure White
(TS26)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
  
Black
(H2)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Black
(C2)
Mr. Color
Black
(X1)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Glossy Black
(70.861)
Vallejo Model Color
Black (Gloss)
(21)
Humbrol Enamel
Black (Gloss)
(21)
Humbrol Acrylic
black (Gloss)
(36107)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
black (solid matt)
(32107)
Revell Email Enamel
SATIN BLACK
(A.MIG-0032)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss Black
(4695AP)
Italeri
Black
(X-1)
Tamiya Enamel
Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP1)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(C92)
Mr. Color
Semi-Gloss Black
(X18)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(X-18)
Tamiya Enamel
Semi Gloss Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP5)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(TS29)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
Black
(TS14)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
    
Yellow
(H4)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Yellow
(C4)
Mr. Color
Flat Yellow
(XF3)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Flat Yellow
(70.953)
Vallejo Model Color
Medium Yellow
(71.002)
Vallejo Model Air
Yellow (Gloss)
(69)
Humbrol Enamel
Yellow (Gloss)
(69)
Humbrol Acrylic
yellow (Gloss)
(36112)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
yellow (solid matt)
(32112)
Revell Email Enamel
YELLOW
(A.MIG-0048)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss Yellow
(4642AP)
Italeri
Yellow
(69.004)
Vallejo Mecha Color
Lemon Yellow
(X8)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Deep Yellow
(70.915)
Vallejo Model Color
Lemon Yellow
(X-8)
Tamiya Enamel
Pure Yellow (Lacquer Paint)
(LP8)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Yellow
(TS16)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
MS Yellow(Federation Mobile Suit Yellow)
(UG03)
Gundam Color
    
Orange
(H14)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Orange
(C59)
Mr. Color
Orange
(X6)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Clear Orange
(70.956)
Vallejo Model Color
Orange
(71.083)
Vallejo Model Air
Orange (Gloss)
(18)
Humbrol Enamel
luminous orange (solid matt)
(36125)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
luminous orange (solid matt)
(32125)
Revell Email Enamel
Orange (Gloss)
(1527)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Matt Orange FS32246
(LC05)
Lifecolor
ORANGE
(A.MIG-0129)
Ammo Acrylics
Orange
(RC009)
AK Real Color
Pure Orange
(HTK-_704)
Hataka
Flat Orange
(4302AP)
Italeri
orange (Gloss)
(36130)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
orange (solid matt)
(32130)
Revell Email Enamel
Gloss Orange
(4682AP)
Italeri
     
Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green
(H16)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Yellow Green/Roman Green
(C64)
Mr. Color
Light Green
(X15)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Lime Green
(70.827)
Vallejo Model Color
Lime (Gloss)
(38)
Humbrol Enamel
GREEN BASE
(A.MIG-0916)
Ammo Acrylics
  
Sky Blue
(H25)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Sky Blue
(C34)
Mr. Color
Sky Blue
(X14)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Mediterranean Blue (Gloss)
(48)
Humbrol Enamel
    
Purple
(H39)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Purple
(C67)
Mr. Color
Purple
(X16)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Purple
(70.959)
Vallejo Model Color
Purple (Gloss)
(68)
Humbrol Enamel
PURPLE
(A.MIG-0127)
Ammo Acrylics
  
Neutral Gray
(H53)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Neutral Gray
(C13)
Mr. Color
Neutral Gray
(XF53)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Neutral Grey
(70.992)
Vallejo Model Color
Aggressor Gray
(71.274)
Vallejo Model Air
US Compass Grey (Satin)
(128)
Humbrol Enamel
US Compass Grey (Satin)
(128)
Humbrol Acrylic
Aggressor Gray FS36251
(1794)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Light Grey FS36251
(UA034)
Lifecolor
NEUTRAL GRAY
(A.MIG-0239)
Ammo Acrylics
Aggressor Grey
(RC248)
AK Real Color
Aggressor Grey
(HTK-_157)
Hataka
FS16251 Medium Grey
(X132)
Xtracolor
Dark Sea Gray
(XF54)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Dark Sea Grey
(70.991)
Vallejo Model Color
Neutral Grey
(71.051)
Vallejo Model Air
Air Mobility Command Gray FS36173
(2035)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Neutral Grey 43 FS35173
(UA046)
Lifecolor
(BS 638)
(A.MIG-0205)
Ammo Acrylics
Neutral Grey 43
(RC261)
AK Real Color
Neutral Grey 43
(HTK-_033)
Hataka
FS16173 Air Mobility Command Grey
(X158)
Xtracolor
Grey Z
(69.039)
Vallejo Mecha Color
      
Midnight Blue
(H55)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Midnight Blue
(C71)
Mr. Color
Royal Blue
(X3)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
USN Sea Blue
(71.295)
Vallejo Model Air
Flat Sea Blue FS35042
(1718)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Non Specular Sea Blue FS35042
(UA044)
Lifecolor
Sea Blue
(RC257)
AK Real Color
Semi-Gloss Sea Blue
(HTK-_006)
Hataka
Midnight Blue
(N55)
Acrysion
Sea Blue
(XF17)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(36179)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(32179)
Revell Email Enamel
   
Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue
(H56)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue
(C72)
Mr. Color
Medium Blue
(XF18)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Intermediate Blue
(70.903)
Vallejo Model Color
Intermediate Blue
(71.299)
Vallejo Model Air
Intermediate Blue (Matte)
(144)
Humbrol Enamel
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(36179)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(32179)
Revell Email Enamel
Intermediate Blue FS 35164 (F)
(4744)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
Intermediate Blue FS35164
(1720)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Non Specular Intermediate Blue FS 35164
(UA045)
Lifecolor
FRENCH BLUE
(A.MIG-0062)
Ammo Acrylics
Intermediate Blue
(RC235)
AK Real Color
Intermediate Blue
(HTK-_027)
Hataka
Intermediate Blue
(N56)
Acrysion
IDF Blue
(71.113)
Vallejo Model Air
RAF Blue (Matte)
(96)
Humbrol Enamel
INTERMEDIATE BLUE
(A.MIG-0228)
Ammo Acrylics
Flat Blue
(XF8)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Dark Blue
(70.930)
Vallejo Model Color
Blue
(71.004)
Vallejo Model Air
Blue (Matte)
(25)
Humbrol Enamel
Blue (Matte)
(25)
Humbrol Acrylic
MARINE BLUE
(A.MIG-0123)
Ammo Acrylics
Pure Blue
(RC010)
AK Real Color
Signal Blue
(HTK-_102)
Hataka
Light Gray
(XF66)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Flat Medium Sea Grey
(4313AP)
Italeri
UK PRU Blue
(71.109)
Vallejo Model Air
PRU Blue (Matte)
(230)
Humbrol Enamel
RAF P.R.U. Blue
(2061)
Testors Model Master Enamel
RAF PRU Blue
(RC297)
AK Real Color
BS PRU Blue
(HTK-_207)
Hataka
   
Dark Earth
(H72)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Dark Earth
(C22)
Mr. Color
Flat Earth
(XF52)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
English Uniform
(70.921)
Vallejo Model Color
Dark Earth
(71.029)
Vallejo Model Air
Dark Earth (Matte)
(29)
Humbrol Enamel
Dark Earth (Matte)
(29)
Humbrol Acrylic
Earth Brown (solid matt)
(36187)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Earth Brown (solid matt)
(32187)
Revell Email Enamel
Dark Earth ANA617
(4846)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
Dark Earth ANA617 (F)
(2054)
Testors Model Master Enamel
RAF Dark Earth FS 30118
(UA547)
Lifecolor
MEDIUM BROWN
(A.MIG-0070)
Ammo Acrylics
RAF Dark Earth
(RC287)
AK Real Color
Dark Earth
(HTK-_009)
Hataka
RAF Dark Earth BS450
(X002)
Xtracolor
Dark Earth
(N72)
Acrysion
Flat Field Drab
(4708AP)
Italeri
US Earth Brown
(71.290)
Vallejo Model Air
US Tank Earth Brown FS30099
(UA087)
Lifecolor
(BRITISH 1941-42 SERVICE DRAB)
(A.MIG-0111)
Ammo Acrylics
No.5 Earth Brown
(RC029)
AK Real Color
Flat Dark Earth
(4303AP)
Italeri
BS Dark Earth
(71.323)
Vallejo Model Air
Flat Marrone Mimetico 2
(4641AP)
Italeri
Flat Bruno Mimetico
(4644AP)
Italeri
Dark Earth BS381C/450
(C369)
Mr. Color
Flat Dark Earth Ana 617
(4846AP)
Italeri
Earth Brown
(HTK-_256)
Hataka
BS Dark Earth
(HTK-_206)
Hataka
Brown (solid matt)
(36185)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
brown (solid silk matt)
(32185)
Revell Email Enamel
    
Sail Color
(H85)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Sail Color
(C45)
Mr. Color
IDF Sand Grey 73
(71.141)
Vallejo Model Air
Oak (Satin)
(71)
Humbrol Enamel
Oak (Satin)
(71)
Humbrol Acrylic
Israeli Sandgrey 61-73 FS 30372
(UA020)
Lifecolor
REAL IDF SAND GREY 73
(A.MIG-0132)
Ammo Acrylics
IDF Sinai Grey 1973
(RC096)
AK Real Color
Sail Color
(N85)
Acrysion
      
Monza Red/Red Madder
(H86)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Monza Red/Red Madder
(C68)
Mr. Color
      

The construction manual for the Master Grade Zaku II of Shin Matsunaga was translated to English from the original Japanese manual posted at Dalong. Translated color guide for the Zaku II of Shin Matsunaga can also be found here. Meaning of the symbols found in the model kit's manual can also be found here.

Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual

Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual

I just realized a slight mistake, it should be: "(so that it doesn't fall off) remove piece by piece till the location at the pipe spring shown at the illustration"
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Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual Bandai Master Grade MS-06R-1A Zaku II Shin Matsunaga ver 2 Custom English Translation of Construction Manual