Saturday, November 10, 2012

Jigabachi AV English Manual & Color Guide

Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English Construction Manual & Color Guide

Released in 2007 by Kotobukiya as part of their Real Mechanical Collection series was the Jigabachi AV. The Jigabachi AV appeared in an episode of Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG. In the said episode a Jigabachi AV goes rogue because of its AI computer and its up to Section 9 and their Tachikomas to bring back order to the rogue helicopter. Aside from the Jigabachi AV, the kit also comes with a small Tachikoma. The Tachikoma are spider like mobile tanks with AI computers driving them and are used by the team of Section 9 for mobility and light armored support.

The Jigabachi AV is selling for $137.90 at Amazon, 2600 yen at HobbyLink Japan

Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English 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.

Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English Construction Manual & Color Guide Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English Construction Manual & Color Guide Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English 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)
Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)Indy Blue/Bright Blue (C65)Blue (X4)Dark Blue (70.930)------198French Blue (Gloss) (14)
Clear Green (H94)Clear Green (C138)Clear Green (X25)--------Green (Clear) (1325)--
Clear Red (H90)Clear Red (C47)Clear Red (X27)Transparent Red (Transparent) (70.934)--red (clear) (32731)Red (Clear) (36731)Red (Clear) (1321)--
Cobalt Blue (H35)Cobalt Blue (C80)--------------
Dark Earth (H72)Dark Earth (C22)Flat Earth (XF52)English Uniform (70.921)Dark Earth (71.029)Earth Brown (solid matt) (32187)Earth Brown (solid matt) (36187)Dark Earth (Matte) (29)Dark Earth (Matte) (29)
Flat Black (H12)Flat Black (C33)Flat Black (XF1)Black (70.950)Black (71.057)black (solid silk matt) (32108)black (solid matt) (36108)Black (Matte) (33)Black (Matte) (33)
Neutral Gray (H53)Neutral Gray (C13)Neutral Gray (XF53)Neutral Grey (70.992)------US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)--------Purple (Gloss) (68)--
Shine Red (H23)Shine Red (C79)Red (X7)Scarlet (70.817)------Bright Red (Gloss) (19)Scarlet (Matte) (60)
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)
--Super Metallic Super Fine Silver (SM01)--------------