Wednesday, June 30, 2010

MG MSA-0011 Ex-S Gundam English Color Guide

Bandai Master Grade MG MSA-0011 Ex-S Gundam English Color Guid

MSA-0011 Ex-Gundam from Gundam Sentinel. A great upgraded design of the MSA-0011 Gundam by renowned Gundam mecha designer Hajime Katoki.

This version has a bulkier design compared to the S-Gundam, packing more defensive improvements than its predecessor. This improvement includes additional armor and an I-field generator at the chest area. Also included in the list of improvements is a bigger booster pack. Offensive weapons of this mobile suit are the head mounted vulcans, backpack beam cannons, waist beam cannons, beam saber and the beam smart gun.

If you think that the Gundam was expensive, you'll be surprised even more with the price of Ex-Gundam. The Master Grade MSA-0011 Ex-Gundam is selling for 5871 yen at Amiami, 8000 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 6400 yen at Hobby Search, 5600 yen at HWJapan, $$$$ at Amazon 3rd party sellers.
Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
MG EX-S Gundam main body etc white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Navy Blue (H54)(small dose) or use gundam color white 5
MG EX-S Gundam chest part, etcCobalt Blue (H35)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(40%) or use gundam color blue 17
MG EX-S Gundam intake, etc yellow partYellow (H4)(95%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(5%) or use gundam color yellow 1
MG EX-S Gundam feet, etc red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%) or use gundam color red 1
MG EX-S Gundam joints, etc dark gray partMidnight Blue (H55)(90%) + White (H1)(10%)
MG EX-S Gundam shoulder, pipe, etc light gray partAircraft Gray (H57)(100%)
MG EX-S Gundam eyes, sensor etc green partYellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)(70%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(30%)
MG EX-S Gundam propellant tank, etc orange partOrange Yellow (H24)(60%) + Orange (H14)(30%) + White (H1)(10%)
MG EX-S Gundam sensor, etc sky blue partSky Blue (H25)(60%) + White (H1)(40%)

Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:

Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelXtracolorLife ColorItaleri
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)
Navy Blue (H54)Navy Blue (C14)Navy Blue (AS8)Dark Sea Blue (70.898)Steel Blue (71.087)SEA BLUE (A.MIG-0227)Graublau – Grey Blue (RC208)Grey-Blue (HTK-_171)--Navy Blue (Matte) (77)--RAL5008 Graublau (X264)--Flat Non Specular Sea Blue (4604AP)
Cobalt Blue (H35)Cobalt Blue (C80)------------------------
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)--------
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)
Orange Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)------------
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)------------------------
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)--
Aircraft Gray (H57)Aircraft Gray (C73)J.A. Gray (XF14)------------Light Grey (Matte) (147)--------
Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)Yellow Green/Roman Green (C64)Light Green (X15)Lime Green (70.827)--GREEN BASE (A.MIG-0916)------Lime (Gloss) (38)--------
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)--------
Orange (H14)Orange (C59)Orange (X6)Clear Orange (70.956)Orange (71.083)ORANGE (A.MIG-0129)Orange (RC009)Pure Orange (HTK-_704)orange (solid matt) (32130)Orange (Gloss) (18)Orange (Gloss) (1527)--Matt Orange FS32246 (LC05)Flat Orange (4302AP)
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)--------

Color Guide translated tEnglishsh from the Japanese Color Guide posted at Hobby Search. Comprehensive review of this model kit can be found at Dalong's Gunpla review site.