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.

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Jigabachi AV & Tachikoma English Construction Manual & Color Guide
Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
Jigabachi AV gray 1 main bodyWhite (H1)(65%) + Black (H2)(15%) + Cobalt Blue (H35)(10%) + Purple (H39)(10%)
Jigabachi AV gray 2 main bodyBlack (H2)(80%) + White (H1)(10%) + Shine Red (H23)(10%)
Jigabachi AV red (light part)Silver (H8)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Clear Red (H90)(100%)
Jigabachi AV gray 3 (missile part)Black (H2)(40%) + White (H1)(50%) + Shine Red (H23)(10%)
Jigabachi AV flat black (tire)Flat Black (H12)(100%)
Jigabachi AV green (missile camera/flight part)Silver (H8)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Clear Green (H94)(100%)
Tachikoma blue (main body)Cobalt Blue (H35)(40%) + White (H1)(40%) + Purple (H39)(15%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(5%)
Tachikoma white 1 (main body)White (H1)(100%)
Tachikoma silver (main body)Super Metallic Super Fine Silver (SM01)(100%)
Tachikoma white 2 (main body)White (H1)(80%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(10%) + Dark Earth (H72)(10%)
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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.

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Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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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)
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)
Cobalt Blue (H35)Cobalt Blue (C80)------------------------
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
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)--------
Silver (H8)Silver (C8)Flat Aluminium (XF16)Silver (Metallic) (70.997)Silver RLM01 (Metallic) (71.063)MATT ALUMINUM (A.MIG-0194)Aluminium (Metallic) (RC020)--sliver (solid metallic) (32190)Silver (metallic) (11)Aluminum (F) (1781)--Matt Natural Metal FS37178 (LC24)Metal. Gloss Silver (4678AP)
Clear Red (H90)Clear Red (C47)Clear Red (X27)Transparent Red (Transparent) (70.934)--CRYSTAL RED (A.MIG-0093)Clear Red (RC503)--red (clear) (32731)Red (Clear) (1321)------Gloss Red (4605AP)
Flat Black (H12)Flat Black (C33)Flat Black (XF1)Black (70.950)Black (71.057)MATT BLACK (A.MIG-0046)Flat Black (RC001)Jet Black (HTK-_100)black (solid silk matt) (32108)Black (Matte) (33)Black FS 37038 (F) (1749)Night Black BS642 (X012)Black FS37038 (LC02)Flat Black (4768AP)
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)--------
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)--------
--Super Metallic Super Fine Silver (SM01)------------------------
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)--
Dark Earth (H72)Dark Earth (C22)Flat Earth (XF52)English Uniform (70.921)Dark Earth (71.029)MEDIUM BROWN (A.MIG-0070)RAF Dark Earth (RC287)Dark Earth (HTK-_009)Earth Brown (solid matt) (32187)Dark Earth (Matte) (29)Dark Earth ANA617 (F) (2054)RAF Dark Earth BS450 (X002)RAF Dark Earth FS 30118 (UA547)Flat Field Drab (4708AP)