Wednesday, January 5, 2011

MG Force Impulse Gundam English Manual & Color Guide

MG ZGMF-X56S/α Force Impulse Gundam English Construction Manual
Shinn Asuka's Force Impulse Gundam from Gundam Seed Destiny. After Shinn Asuka transitioned to the Destiny Gundam, the Force Impulse Gundam was taken over by Luna Maria Hawke.

Another variant of the Force Impulse Gundam is the Sword Impulse Gundam, which is basically the same unit but with a different weapons load out.

The Master Grade 1/100 Force Impulse Gundam is selling for 3302 yen over at Amiami, 3,600 yen at Hobby Search, 3150 yen at HWJapan and 3,600 yen at Hobby Link Japan. 3rd party seller at Amazon is selling it for $$$


Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
MG Force Impulse Gundam main body white partWhite (H1)(95%) + Navy Blue (H54)(5%) + Black (H2)(small dose)
MG Force Impulse Gundam chest etc blue partsCobalt Blue (H35)(70%) + White (H1)(20%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(10%)
MG Force Impulse Gundam feet, etc red partsMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
MG Force Impulse Gundam antenna etc yellow partsYellow (H4)(65%) + White (H1)(30%) + Orange (H14)(5%)
MG Force Impulse Gundam main body light gray partsWhite (H1)(85%) + Cobalt Blue (H35)(10%) + Pink (H19)(5%) + Black (H2)(small dose)
MG Force Impulse Gundam frame etc gray partsNeutral Gray (H53)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
MG Force Impulse Gundam beam rifle etc purple gray partsWhite (H1)(50%) + Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(20%) + Black (H2)(20%) + Purple (H39)(10%)
MG Force Impulse Gundam light purple partsWhite (H1)(60%) + Cobalt Blue (H35)(35%) + Purple (H39)(5%) + Black (H2)(small dose)
MG Force Impulse Gundam force silhouette dark gray partsMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
Pilot figure normal suit white partWhite (H1)(100%)
Pilot figure normal suit red partRusset / Azuki (H33)(100%)
Pilot figure normal suit dark blue partMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
Pilot figure normal suit yellow partOrange Yellow (H24)(100%)
Pilot figure skin partFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(100%)
shinn's hair dark blue partBlue (H5)(80%) + Black (H2)(15%) + Red (H3)(5%)
luna maria's hair purple partPurple (H39)(70%) + Pink (H19)(30%)
backpack gray partAircraft Gray (H57)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
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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
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)
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)
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)--------
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)------------------------
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 (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)
Pink (H19)Pink (C63)Pink (X17)Old Rose (70.944)----------Pink (Gloss) (200)--------
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)--
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)--
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
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)--
Russet / Azuki (H33)Russet/Azuki (C81)--------------Brown (Satin) (133)------Flat Wood (4673AP)
Orange Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)------------
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)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)--------
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)--------
Aircraft Gray (H57)Aircraft Gray (C73)J.A. Gray (XF14)------------Light Grey (Matte) (147)--------


Color Guide for the MG Force Impulse Gundam can be found here. For the meaning of the symbols found in the construction manual, kindly refer to this older post. Construction Manual of the ZGMF-X56S/α Force Impulse was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla Review site.

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