Monday, May 17, 2010

MG Gouf Ver.2.0 English Manual and Color Guide

Bandai Master Grade MG MS-07B Gouf Ver.2.0 English Construction Manual and Color Guide

MG MS-07B Gouf Ver.2.0 from the Mobile Suit Gundam 0079 anime series which was re-rendered with a new design dubbed ver 2.0 by Bandai. Outwardly its still Ramba Ral's iconic Gouf but inside there are new enhancements to the frame design that will make it a delight to build and own. In the anime, the Gouf was the next fronline mobile suit of the Zeon forces that was set to replace the aging Zaku mobile suit.

The MG MS-07B Gouf ver 2.0 is selling for 2780 yen at Amiami, 3800 yen at Hobby Link Japan, 2660 yen at HWJapan

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
MG Gouf 2.0 arms, legs etcCobalt Blue (H35)(50%) + White (H1)(35%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(15%)
MG Gouf 2.0 abdomen etcCobalt Blue (H35)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(35%) + White (H1)(5%) + Red (H3)(small dose)
MG Gouf 2.0 chest, toe tips etcMidnight Blue (H55)(90%) + White (H1)(10%)
MG Gouf 2.0 ransel (backpack) etcNeutral Gray (H53)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
MG Gouf 2.0 heat rodNeutral Gray (H53)(65%) + White (H1)(35%) + Purple (H39)(small dose)
Ramba Ral skinFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(100%)
Ramba Ral mantle, boots etcMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
Ramba Ral mantle's inner sideMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
Ramba Ral rank insignia etcOrange Yellow (H24)(100%)
Ramba Ral clothes, main bodyRLM70 Black Green (H65)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(30%) + White (H1)(10%)
Ramba Ral beltMedium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(70%) + White (H1)(30%)
Ramba Ral hairLight Brown (H321)(85%) + Dark Earth (H72)(15%)
Normal Suit main bodyMist Green
Normal Suit helmet, etc white partWhite (H1)(100%)
Normal Suit helmet center lineBright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(100%)
Normal Suit helmet red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
Normal Suit visorSky Blue (H25)(100%)
Crowley Hamon skinFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(100%)
Crowley Hamon hairYellow (H4)(90%) + White (H1)(10%)
Crowley Hamon scarfMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
Crowley Hamon clothesBlue (H5)(70%) + Cobalt Blue (H35)(30%) + White (H1)(small dose)
Crowley Hamon legsWhite (H1)(80%) + Sky Blue (H25)(15%) + Cobalt Blue (H35)(5%)
Crowley Hamon boots etcRusset / Azuki (H33)(100%)
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Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelXtracolorLife ColorItaleri
Cobalt Blue (H35)Cobalt Blue (C80)------------------------
White (H1)White (C1)White (X2)Gloss White (70.842)--SATIN WHITE (A.MIG-0047)----white (solid gloss) (32104)White (Gloss) (22)------Gloss White (4696AP)
Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)Bright Blue/Indy Blue (C65)Blue (X4)Dark Blue (70.930)--MEDIUM BLUE (A.MIG-0103)------French Blue (Gloss) (14)--------
Red (H3)Red (C3)Red (X7)Carmine Red (70.908)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)--Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)--------
Midnight Blue (H55)Midnight Blue (C71)Royal Blue (X3)--USN Sea Blue (71.295)--Sea Blue (RC257)Semi-Gloss Sea Blue (HTK-_006)----Flat Sea Blue FS35042 (1718)--Non Specular Sea Blue FS35042 (UA044)--
Neutral Gray (H53)Neutral Gray (C13)Neutral Gray (XF53)Neutral Grey (70.992)Aggressor Gray (71.274)NEUTRAL GRAY (A.MIG-0239)Aggressor Grey (RC248)Aggressor Grey (HTK-_157)--US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)Aggressor Gray FS36251 (1794)FS16251 Medium Grey (X132)Light Grey FS36251 (UA034)--
Black (H2)Black (C2)Black (X1)Glossy Black (70.861)--SATIN BLACK (A.MIG-0032)----black (solid matt) (32107)Black (Gloss) (21)------Gloss Black (4695AP)
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
Flesh/Pale Brown (H44)Flesh (C51)Flat Flesh (XF15)Cork Brown (70.843)Skin Tone (71.076)SAND BROWN (A.MIG-0026)----brown (solid silk matt) (32185)Flesh (Matte) (61)------Flat Light Flesh (4390AP)
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)------------------------
Orange Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)------------
RLM70 Black Green (H65)RLM70 Black Green (C18)Black Green (XF27)Bronce Green (70.897)Black Green RLM70 (71.021)SCHWARTZGRÜN (A.MIG-0232)RLM 70 (RC274)Black-Green (HTK-_015)greenish grey (solid matt) (32167)Black Green (Matte) (91)Schwarzgrun RLM70 (SG) (2080)--Schwarzgrun RLM 70 (UA501)Schwarzgrün RLM 70 (4780AP)
Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue (C72)Medium Blue (XF18)Intermediate Blue (70.903)Intermediate Blue (71.299)FRENCH BLUE (A.MIG-0062)Intermediate Blue (RC235)Intermediate Blue (HTK-_027)Greyish Blue (solid matt) (32179)Intermediate Blue (Matte) (144)Intermediate Blue FS35164 (1720)--Non Specular Intermediate Blue FS 35164 (UA045)--
Light Brown (H321)Light Brown (C321)Deck Tan (XF55)--Light Brown (71.027)SANDGRAU (A.MIG-0009)Deck Tan (RC019)--beige (solid silk matt) (32314)Oak (Satin) (71)--------
Dark Earth (H72)Dark Earth (C22)Flat Earth (XF52)English Uniform (70.921)Dark Earth (71.029)MEDIUM BROWN (A.MIG-0070)RAF Dark Earth (RC287)Dark Earth (HTK-_009)Earth Brown (solid matt) (32187)Dark Earth (Matte) (29)Dark Earth ANA617 (F) (2054)RAF Dark Earth BS450 (X002)RAF Dark Earth FS 30118 (UA547)Flat Field Drab (4708AP)
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)--------
Yellow (H4)Yellow (C4)Flat Yellow (XF3)Flat Yellow (70.953)Medium Yellow (71.002)YELLOW (A.MIG-0048)----yellow (solid matt) (32112)Yellow (Gloss) (69)------Gloss Yellow (4642AP)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)--------
Russet / Azuki (H33)Russet/Azuki (C81)--------------Brown (Satin) (133)------Flat Wood (4673AP)

Construction Manual and Color Guide for the MG MS-07B Gouf Ver.2.0 was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong. For the meaning of the symbols found in the manual, check out this post.

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This is supposed to read as "waist unit built at step 6<3> and not "wait unit"
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slight erratum, it should be "heat rod" and not "head rod"...
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