Saturday, August 20, 2011

HG Gundam Exia English Manual & Color Guide

HG GN-001 Gundam Exia Color Englisht Translation Guide & Manual
The one that started it all for the Gundam 00 Franchise, the 1/144 High Grade GN-001 Gundam Exia released in late 2007 by Bandai. GN-001 Gundam Exia was the lead Gundam of Gundam 00 Season1 and piloted by Setsuna F. Seie. From this, Bandai made a lot more variants like the 1/100 Exia, 1/60 Exia, MG Exia, MG Exia Ignition Mode, Exia TransAM and slew of other HG variants. Lets also not forget Exia Avalanche Mode in 1/100 and HG

The 1/144 HG GN-001 Gundam Exia is selling for $$$ at Amazon, 878 yen at Amiami, 840 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 1020 yen at Hobby Search.

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body etc white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Navy Blue (H54)(small dose)
torso, feet etc red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
eyes etc light green partWhite (H1)(50%) + Sky Blue (H25)(35%) + Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)(15%)
chest etc blue partCobalt Blue (H35)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(40%)
front armor etc gray partNeutral Gray (H53)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
chest center part, etc dark green partNavy Blue (H54)(80%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(20%)
antenna etc yellow partYellow (H4)(60%) + White (H1)(30%) + Orange (H14)(10%)
leg etc light purple partWhite (H1)(90%) + Sky Blue (H25)(5%) + Purple (H39)(5%)
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Construction Manual and Color Guide for the 1/144 High Grade Gundam Exia was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla Review site.

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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)
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)------------------------
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)--------
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)--------
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)--------
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)
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)--------
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)
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------