Monday, July 23, 2012

HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) English Manual & Color Guide

HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) Construction Manual & Color Guide

Recently seen in the Gundam UC (Unicorn) OVA was the Base Jabber. It serves as an aerial platform for sustained athmospheric flight of mobile suits in the Gundamverse. Recently it was released by Bandai as a 1/144 High Grade model kit.

The Base Jabber is designed to carry Bandai's 1/144 High Grade mobile suits. The mobile suits have to be bought separately as this kit comes only with the Base Jabber. It is pointed out however in the manual that since there is the potential for the display to topple over, to ensure that you place it on a stable and vibration free surface whenever you are planning to display this.

The 1/144 High Grade Base Jabber is selling for $13.93 at Amazon, 730 yen at Amiami, 800 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 850 yen at Hobby Search

HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) Construction Manual & Color Guide

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

HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) Construction Manual & Color Guide HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) Construction Manual & Color Guide HG Base Jabber (Unicorn Ver) Construction Manual & Color Guide

Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirRevell EnamelRevell AcrylicHumbrol EnamelHumbrol Acrylic
Black (H2)Black (C2)Black (X1)Glossy Black (70.861)--black (solid matt) (32107)black (Gloss) (36107)Black (Gloss) (21)Black (Gloss) (21)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)
Clear Green (H94)Clear Green (C138)Clear Green (X25)--------Green (Clear) (1325)--
Clear Orange (H92)Clear Orange (C49)Clear Orange (X26)Clear Orange (70.956)--Orange (clear) (32730)Orange (Clear) (36730)Orange (Clear) (1322)--
Clear Yellow (H91)Clear Yellow (C48)Clear Yellow (X24)------------
Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue (C72)Medium Blue (XF18)--Grey Blue (71.005)----RAF Blue (Matte) (96)--
Navy Blue (H54)Navy Blue (C14)Navy Blue (AS8)--Steel Blue (71.087)----Navy Blue (Matte) (77)Navy Blue (Matte) (77)
Neutral Gray (H53)Neutral Gray (C13)Neutral Gray (XF53)Neutral Grey (70.992)------US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)
Silver (H8)Silver (C8)Flat Aluminium (XF16)Silver (Metallic) (70.997)Silver RLM01 (Metallic) (71.063)sliver (solid metallic) (32190)Silver (solid metallic) (36190)Silver (metallic) (11)Silver (metallic) (11)
White (H1)White (C1)White (X2)Gloss White (70.842)--white (solid gloss) (32104)white (Gloss) (36104)White (Gloss) (22)White (Gloss) (22)
Yellow (H4)Yellow (C4)Lemon Yellow (X8)Flat Yellow (70.953)Medium Yellow (71.002)yellow (solid matt) (32112)yellow (Gloss) (36112)Yellow (Gloss) (69)Yellow (Gloss) (69)