Sunday, February 26, 2012

HG Adele English Manual & Color Guide

HG Adele Color English Translation Guide & Manual

Max's and Arisa's Adele Mobile Suit from the Gundam AGE anime series was launched this month by Bandai as a 1/144 High Grade model kit. The Adele is a mass production mobile suit of the Earth Federation Forces. It carries on the proud tradition of the venerable GM from the very first Mobile Suit Gundam anime series that was also a mass production mobile suit.

The 1/144 High Grade HG Adele is selling for $ at Amazon, 870 yen at Amiami, 960 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 1080 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
arms, abdomen etcWhite (H1)(100%) + Navy Blue (H54)(small dose)
head, shoulders etc light blue partLight Blue/mizu (H45)(55%) + White (H1)(30%) + Emerald Green (H46)(15%)
joints etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
head main camera gold partGold (H9)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Clear Yellow (H91)(100%)
beam rifle sensor light green partWhite (H1)(40%) + Sky Blue (H25)(35%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(25%)

Construction Manual and Color Guide was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla & Model Kit review site.

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Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:

Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol 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)
Light Blue/mizu (H45)----Sky Blue (70.961)AII SV. Gol Light Blue (71.317)SKY LINE BLUE A II (A.MIG-0224)Air Superiority Blue (RC239)Air Superiority Blue (HTK-_155)--Sea Blue (Gloss) (47)--Air Superiority Blue FS35450 (UA037)Gloss Light Blue (4650AP)
Emerald Green (H46)----Emerald (70.838)--INTERIOR TURQUOISE GREEN (A.MIG-0223)--------------
Gray/Nezumi (H22)Neutral Gray (C13)Neutral Gray (XF53)Neutral Grey (70.992)Light Gray (71.050)GREY (A.MIG-0059)----Dark Grey (Gloss) (32171)Grey Primer (Matte) (1)----Flat Dark Gray (4754AP)
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)
Gold (H9)Gold (C9)Gold Leaf (X12)Gold (Metallic) (70.996)Gold (Metallic) (71.066)GOLD (A.MIG-0198)----gold (solid metallic) (32194)Gold (metallic) (16)----Metal. Gloss Gold (4671AP)
Clear Yellow (H91)Clear Yellow (C48)Clear Yellow (X24)------Clear Yellow (RC507)------------
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)------
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)------