Sunday, March 24, 2013

HG G-Xiphos English Manual & Color Guide

HG G-Xiphos Construction Manual & Color Guide

From Gundam Age universe comes the BMS-005 G-Xiphos. This was released by Bandai this March as a 1/144 High Grade model kit. The kit comes with armed with a Dods Buster and a Heat Sword.

The 1/144 HG G-Xiphos is selling for $ at Amazon, 1200 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 1350 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
shoulder, upper body etc dark purple partWhite (H1)(40%) + Purple (H39)(30%) + Black (H2)(30%)
upper arms, thighs etc dark purple partBlue (H5)(40%) + Red (H3)(25%) + Black (H2)(20%) + White (H1)(15%)
joints etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(80%) + Black (H2)(20%)
dodds buster etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Purple (H39)(5%) + Mahogany (H84)(5%)
mask etc white partWhite (H1)(80%) + Gray/Nezumi (H22)(20%)
heat sword etc white partSilver (H8)(100%)
main camera etc light green partWhite (H1)(40%) + Sky Blue (H25)(35%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(25%)
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Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/144 High Grade G-Xiphos 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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Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelLife 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)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)------
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)------
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)
Mahogany (H84)Mahogany (C42)Hull Red (XF9)Hull Red (70.985)Mahogany (71.036)DARK TRACKS (A.MIG-0035)--Mahogany Brown (HTK-_130)reddish brown (solid matt) (32137)Wine (Matte) (73)----Flat Rust (4675AP)
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)
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)------
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)------