Monday, September 24, 2012

MG Buster Gundam English Manual & Color Guide

MG Buster Gundam English Translation Construction Manual & Color Guide

From Gundam Seed comes the Buster Gundam released as a 1/100 Master Grade model kit by Bandai. In the anime, the Buster Gundam was stolen by Dearka Elsman, along with some ZAFT commandos, from a secret base, in one of the colonies operated by the Earth Alliance.

The Buster Gundam is known for being a long range bombardment unit with the presence of the large gun that is supported by its frame. It is a sister ship to the Strike Gundam of Gundam Seed protagonist, Kira Yamato.

The 1/100 Master Grade Buster Gundam is selling for $ at Amazon, 3200 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 3400 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
MG Buster Gundam main body etc white partWhite (H1)(95%) + Light Brown/Tan (H27)(5%) + Yellow (H4)(small dose) + Gray/Nezumi (H22)(small dose)
MG Buster Gundam chest etc green partGreen (H6)(70%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(20%) + Black (H2)(10%) + White (H1)(small dose)
MG Buster Gundam shoulder, knee etc red partShine Red (H23)(60%) + White (H1)(20%) + Yellow (H4)(20%) + Gray/Nezumi (H22)(small dose)
MG Buster Gundam backpack etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(80%) + Black (H2)(20%)
MG Buster Gundam main camera sensor etc clear green partClear Green (H94)(100%)
Dearka Elsman face, skin partFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(90%) + Wood Brown (H37)(10%)
Dearka Elsman hair yellow partWhite (H1)(75%) + Yellow (H4)(15%) + Flesh/Pale Brown (H44)(10%)
Dearka Elsman uniform, boots etc white partWhite (H1)(95%) + Gray/Nezumi (H22)(5%)
Dearka Elsman uniform, dark gray partBlack (H2)(70%) + White (H1)(30%)
Dearka Elsman pilot suit's white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Purple (H39)(small dose)
Dearka Elsman uniform, pilot suit's common red partWine Red/Maroon (H43)(100%) + Blue (H5)(small dose) + Black (H2)(small dose)
Dearka Elsman uniform, pilot suit's common yellow partOrange Yellow (H24)(100%)
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Construction Manual & Color Guide was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla & Model Kit Review site. For the meaning of the symbols found in the model kit's manual, kindly refer to this older post.

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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)
Light Brown/Tan (H27)Tan (C44)Buff (XF57)Green Brown (70.879)German Yellow Brown (71.272)GELBBRAUN (A.MIG-0013)Gelbraun – Yellow Brown (RC063)Green Brown (HTK-_303)Ochre Brown (solid matt) (32188)Brown Yellow (Matte) (94)Africa Grunbraun RAL 8000 (F) (2099)RAL8000 Grunbraun (X803)Grunbraun/Gelbbraun RAL 8000 (UA203)Flat US Army/Mar.Gulf Arm Sand (4812AP)
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)
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)
Green (H6)Green (C6)Green (X5)Black Green (70.980)--------sea green (solid matt) (32162)Brunswick Green (Gloss) (3)--------
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)--------
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)
Shine Red (H23)Shine Red (C79)Red (X7)Scarlet (70.817)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)Signal Red (RC005)Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)--------
Clear Green (H94)Clear Green (C138)Clear Green (X25)Transparent Green (Transparent) (70.936)--CRYSTAL GREEN (A.MIG-0092)Clear Green (RC505)----Green (Clear) (1325)--------
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)
Wood Brown (H37)Wood Brown (C43)----Sand Brown (71.034)CLAY BROWN (A.MIG-0079)No.8 Earth Red (RC031)Earth Red (HTK-_213)--Brown (Matte) (186)Military Brown FS30117 (1701)--Earth Red FS30117 (UA306)Flat Wood (4673AP)
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
Wine Red/Maroon (H43)Wine Red/Maroon (C100)--Red (70.926)--------Red (32132)Crimson (Gloss) (20)--------
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)--------
Orange Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)------------