Tuesday, February 26, 2013

MG RX-79(G) Gundam English Color Guide

MG RX-79(G) Gundam Color Guide

Released in 2000 by Bandai was the Master Grade version of the RX-79(G) Gundam from 08th MS Team. The 08th MS Team anime delves on the ground war aspect of the One Year War where mobile suits work together in tandem with armored units and infantry. Central to the story are the exploits of Shiro Amada and the 08th MS Team of the Earth Federation as they try to help push back the invading Zeon Forces.

The MG RX-79(G) Gundam is selling for $$ at Amazon, 2198 yen at Amiami, 2400 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 2550 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
arms, legs etcWhite (H1)(100%) + Purple (H39)(small dose) + Black (H2)(small dose)
feet etcMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
antenna etcYellow (H4)(90%) + Orange (H14)(10%)
chest part etcBlue (H5)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(40%) + Red (H3)(small dose)
joints, inner frame part etcNeutral Gray (H53)(60%) + Midnight Blue (H55)(40%) + Purple (H39)(small dose)
abdomen, backpack, crane etcMidnight Blue (H55)(60%) + Blue (H5)(40%) + Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(small dose)
weapons etcMedium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(60%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(30%) + Midnight Blue (H55)(10%)
eye camera etcSilver (C8)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Flourescent Green (C175)(100%)

Color Guide was translated to English from the Japanese Color Guide posted at Hobby Search

Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:

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)
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
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)
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)------------------------
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)
Orange (H14)Orange (C59)Orange (X6)Clear Orange (70.956)Orange (71.083)ORANGE (A.MIG-0129)Orange (RC009)Pure Orange (HTK-_704)orange (solid matt) (32130)Orange (Gloss) (18)Orange (Gloss) (1527)--Matt Orange FS32246 (LC05)Flat Orange (4302AP)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)--------
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)--------
Red (H3)Red (C3)Red (X7)Carmine Red (70.908)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)--Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)--------
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)--
Midnight Blue (H55)Midnight Blue (C71)Royal Blue (X3)--USN Sea Blue (71.295)--Sea Blue (RC257)Semi-Gloss Sea Blue (HTK-_006)----Flat Sea Blue FS35042 (1718)--Non Specular Sea Blue FS35042 (UA044)--
Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue (C72)Medium Blue (XF18)Intermediate Blue (70.903)Intermediate Blue (71.299)FRENCH BLUE (A.MIG-0062)Intermediate Blue (RC235)Intermediate Blue (HTK-_027)Greyish Blue (solid matt) (32179)Intermediate Blue (Matte) (144)Intermediate Blue FS35164 (1720)--Non Specular Intermediate Blue FS 35164 (UA045)--
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)
--Flourescent Green (C175)------------------------