Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Bandai 1/72 VF-1 Strike Parts Set English Manual & Color Guide

Bandai 1/72 VF-1 Strike Parts Set Construction Manual & Color Guide

Released in conjunction with the 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie of Hikaru Ichijo by Bandai is the VF-1 Strike Parts. This is an add-on for the venerable VF-1, as seen in the movie and anime series, that increases the mecha's range and strike capabilities. This is the movie version with the twin cannon in lieu of the micro missile pod attachment on the upper booster.

The 1/72 VF-1 Strike Parts Set from Bandai is selling for $ at Amazon,1450 yen at Amiami, 1600 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 1700 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body blue gray partMedium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(70%) + Navy Blue (H54)(30%)
nozzle dark gray partField Gray (1)/Dark Gray (H32)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
missile, reaction missile white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Yellow (H4)(small dose)
reaction missile yellow partYellow (H4)(100%)
Disclaimer




Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/72 VF-1 Strike Parts Set 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 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
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)--
Navy Blue (H54)Navy Blue (C14)Navy Blue (AS8)Dark Sea Blue (70.898)Steel Blue (71.087)SEA BLUE (A.MIG-0227)Graublau – Grey Blue (RC208)Grey-Blue (HTK-_171)--Navy Blue (Matte) (77)--RAL5008 Graublau (X264)--Flat Non Specular Sea Blue (4604AP)
Field Gray (1)/Dark Gray (H32)German Gray/Field Gray (1) (C40)German Gray (XF63)German Grey Dark (70.995)Engine Grey (71.048)GRAUGRÜN (A.MIG-0253)Dark Eggplant Grey (RC242)Dark Grey (HTK-_230)Tank Grey (solid matt) (32178)Tank Grey (Matte) (67)Engine Gray FS36076 (2034)FS16076 Engine Grey (X128)--Graugrün RLM 74 (4784AP)
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)
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)
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)