Monday, July 15, 2013

Bandai 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie English Manual & Color Guide

Bandai 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie Construction Manual & Color Guide

Update: Translation for the companion VF-1 Strike parts can be found here.

Released last month by Bandai is the 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie from the Macross: Do You Remember Love movie. It can be built as either the S version (Commander Type) or the A version (Cannon fodder). It can fully transform from Fighter to Gerwalk and Battroid modes. It's a snap fit kit but some parts will have to be glued on. For the labeling, you can choose to install either the provided decals or stickers.

The Bandai 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie is selling for $ at Amazon, 3270 yen at Amiami, 3600 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 3825 yen at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
VF-1A/S Valkyrie white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Yellow (H4)(small dose)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie black partBlack (H2)(100%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie nozzle dark gray partField Gray (1)/Dark Gray (H32)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie intake gray partField Gray (1)/Dark Gray (H32)(95%) + Black (H2)(5%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie head clear green partClear Green (H94)(100%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie shoulder clear yellow partClear Yellow (H91)(100%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie red partRed (H3)(100%) + Black (H2)(small dose)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Field Gray (1)/Dark Gray (H32)(10%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie gunpod blue gray partMedium Blue/Intermediate Blue (H56)(60%) + Gray/Nezumi (H22)(40%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie tire black partTire Black (H77)(100%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie leg clear blue partClear Blue (H93)(100%)
VF-1A/S Valkyrie leg clear red partClear Red (H90)(100%)
hikaru ichijou white partWhite (H1)(95%) + IJN Gray (H61)(5%)
hikaru ichijou yellow partCream Yellow (H34)(100%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(small dose)
hikaru ichijou visor clear blue partClear Blue (H93)(95%) + Clear Red (H90)(5%)
lynn minmei fleshFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(100%) + White (H1)(small dose)
lynn minmei hairBlue (H5)(70%) + Midnight Blue (H55)(30%)
lynn minmei light pink partWhite (H1)(95%) + Pink (H19)(5%)
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Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/72 VF-1A/S Valkyrie 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 older post.

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White
(H1)
Aqueous Hobby Color
White
(C1)
Mr. Color
White
(X2)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Gloss White
(70.842)
Vallejo Model Color
White (Gloss)
(22)
Humbrol Enamel
White (Gloss)
(22)
Humbrol Acrylic
white (Gloss)
(36104)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
white (solid gloss)
(32104)
Revell Email Enamel
SATIN WHITE
(A.MIG-0047)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss White
(4696AP)
Italeri
White
(X-2)
Tamiya Enamel
White (Lacquer Paint)
(LP2)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Pure White
(TS26)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
  
Black
(H2)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Black
(C2)
Mr. Color
Black
(X1)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Glossy Black
(70.861)
Vallejo Model Color
Black (Gloss)
(21)
Humbrol Enamel
Black (Gloss)
(21)
Humbrol Acrylic
black (Gloss)
(36107)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
black (solid matt)
(32107)
Revell Email Enamel
SATIN BLACK
(A.MIG-0032)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss Black
(4695AP)
Italeri
Black
(X-1)
Tamiya Enamel
Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP1)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(C92)
Mr. Color
Semi-Gloss Black
(X18)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(X-18)
Tamiya Enamel
Semi Gloss Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP5)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Semi Gloss Black
(TS29)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
Black
(TS14)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
    
Red
(H3)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Red
(C3)
Mr. Color
Red
(X7)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Carmine Red
(70.908)
Vallejo Model Color
Red RLM23
(71.003)
Vallejo Model Air
Bright Red (Gloss)
(19)
Humbrol Enamel
Bright Red (Gloss)
(19)
Humbrol Acrylic
Fiery Red (Gloss)
(36131)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
fiery red (solid matt)
(32131)
Revell Email Enamel
RED
(A.MIG-0049)
Ammo Acrylics
Traffic Red
(HTK-_103)
Hataka
    
Yellow
(H4)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Yellow
(C4)
Mr. Color
Flat Yellow
(XF3)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Flat Yellow
(70.953)
Vallejo Model Color
Medium Yellow
(71.002)
Vallejo Model Air
Yellow (Gloss)
(69)
Humbrol Enamel
Yellow (Gloss)
(69)
Humbrol Acrylic
yellow (Gloss)
(36112)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
yellow (solid matt)
(32112)
Revell Email Enamel
YELLOW
(A.MIG-0048)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss Yellow
(4642AP)
Italeri
Yellow
(69.004)
Vallejo Mecha Color
Lemon Yellow
(X8)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Deep Yellow
(70.915)
Vallejo Model Color
Lemon Yellow
(X-8)
Tamiya Enamel
Pure Yellow (Lacquer Paint)
(LP8)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Yellow
(TS16)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
MS Yellow(Federation Mobile Suit Yellow)
(UG03)
Gundam Color
    
Blue
(H5)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Blue
(C5)
Mr. Color
Royal Blue
(X3)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Dark Prussian Blue
(70.899)
Vallejo Model Color
Blue
(71.004)
Vallejo Model Air
Midnight Blue (Gloss)
(15)
Humbrol Enamel
Midnight Blue (Gloss)
(15)
Humbrol Acrylic
Ultramarine Blue
(HTK-_272)
Hataka
Pink
(H19)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Pink
(C63)
Mr. Color
Pink
(X17)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Old Rose
(70.944)
Vallejo Model Color
Pink (Gloss)
(200)
Humbrol Enamel
   
Gray/Nezumi
(H22)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Neutral Gray
(C13)
Mr. Color
Neutral Gray
(XF53)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Neutral Grey
(70.992)
Vallejo Model Color
Light Gray
(71.050)
Vallejo Model Air
Grey Primer (Matte)
(1)
Humbrol Enamel
Dark Grey (Gloss)
(32171)
Revell Email Enamel
GREY
(A.MIG-0059)
Ammo Acrylics
Flat Dark Gray
(4754AP)
Italeri
Dark Admiralty Grey (Gloss)
(5)
Humbrol Enamel
     
Orange Yellow
(H24)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Orange Yellow
(C58)
Mr. Color
Light Orange
(70.911)
Vallejo Model Color
Orange Rust
(71.130)
Vallejo Model Air
LIGHT RUST
(A.MIG-0039)
Ammo Acrylics
Signal Orange
(HTK-_133)
Hataka
  
Field Gray (1)/Dark Gray
(H32)
Aqueous Hobby Color
German Gray/Field Gray (1)
(C40)
Mr. Color
German Gray
(XF63)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
German Grey Dark
(70.995)
Vallejo Model Color
Engine Grey
(71.048)
Vallejo Model Air
Tank Grey (Matte)
(67)
Humbrol Enamel
Sea Gray (Matte)
(27)
Humbrol Acrylic
Tank Grey (solid matt)
(36178)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Tank Grey (solid matt)
(32178)
Revell Email Enamel
Engine Gray FS36076 (F)
(4749)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
Engine Gray FS36076
(2034)
Testors Model Master Enamel
GRAUGRÜN
(A.MIG-0253)
Ammo Acrylics
Dark Eggplant Grey
(RC242)
AK Real Color
Dark Grey
(HTK-_230)
Hataka
FS16076 Engine Grey
(X128)
Xtracolor
German Gray
(N32)
Acrysion
Graugrün RLM 74
(4784AP)
Italeri
German Grey
(XF-63)
Tamiya Enamel
German Gray (Lacquer Paint)
(LP27)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
German Gray
(TS4)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
  
Cream Yellow
(H34)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Yellow Ochre
(71.033)
Vallejo Model Air
Cream (Matte)
(103)
Humbrol Enamel
Deep Yellow (F)
(2118)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Maize Yellow
(RC008)
AK Real Color
Traffic Yellow
(HTK-_104)
Hataka
RAF Trainer Yellow
(X011)
Xtracolor
Cream Yellow
(N34)
Acrysion
Trainer Yellow (Matte)
(24)
Humbrol Enamel
Sand Yellow
(70.916)
Vallejo Model Color
Maize Yellow
(HTK-_134)
Hataka
Sand Yellow
(69.033)
Vallejo Mecha Color
   
Flesh/Pale Brown
(H44)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Flesh
(C51)
Mr. Color
Flat Flesh
(XF15)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Cork Brown
(70.843)
Vallejo Model Color
Skin Tone
(71.076)
Vallejo Model Air
Flesh (Matte)
(61)
Humbrol Enamel
Leather (Matte)
(62)
Humbrol Acrylic
Brown (solid matt)
(36185)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
brown (solid silk matt)
(32185)
Revell Email Enamel
SAND BROWN
(A.MIG-0026)
Ammo Acrylics
Flesh
(N44)
Acrysion
Flat Light Flesh
(4390AP)
Italeri
Flat Flesh
(XF-15)
Tamiya Enamel
Flat Flesh (Lacquer Paint)
(LP66)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Desert Yellow
(70.977)
Vallejo Model Color
Camouflage Brown
(71.117)
Vallejo Model Air
Pale Sand
(70.837)
Vallejo Model Color
LIGHT SKIN TONE
(A.MIG-0115)
Ammo Acrylics
Pale Sand
(RC018)
AK Real Color
Leather (Matte)
(62)
Humbrol Enamel
Flat Skin Tone Tint Base - Light
(4601AP)
Italeri
Flat Skin Tone Warm Tint
(4603AP)
Italeri
Flat Flesh 2
(TS77)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
flesh (solid matt)
(36135)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
flesh (solid silk matt)
(32135)
Revell Email Enamel
    
Midnight Blue
(H55)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Midnight Blue
(C71)
Mr. Color
Royal Blue
(X3)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
USN Sea Blue
(71.295)
Vallejo Model Air
Flat Sea Blue FS35042
(1718)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Non Specular Sea Blue FS35042
(UA044)
Lifecolor
Sea Blue
(RC257)
AK Real Color
Semi-Gloss Sea Blue
(HTK-_006)
Hataka
Midnight Blue
(N55)
Acrysion
Sea Blue
(XF17)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(36179)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(32179)
Revell Email Enamel
   
Medium Blue/Intermediate Blue
(H56)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue
(C72)
Mr. Color
Medium Blue
(XF18)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Intermediate Blue
(70.903)
Vallejo Model Color
Intermediate Blue
(71.299)
Vallejo Model Air
Intermediate Blue (Matte)
(144)
Humbrol Enamel
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(36179)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
Greyish Blue (solid matt)
(32179)
Revell Email Enamel
Intermediate Blue FS 35164 (F)
(4744)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
Intermediate Blue FS35164
(1720)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Non Specular Intermediate Blue FS 35164
(UA045)
Lifecolor
FRENCH BLUE
(A.MIG-0062)
Ammo Acrylics
Intermediate Blue
(RC235)
AK Real Color
Intermediate Blue
(HTK-_027)
Hataka
Intermediate Blue
(N56)
Acrysion
IDF Blue
(71.113)
Vallejo Model Air
RAF Blue (Matte)
(96)
Humbrol Enamel
INTERMEDIATE BLUE
(A.MIG-0228)
Ammo Acrylics
Flat Blue
(XF8)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Dark Blue
(70.930)
Vallejo Model Color
Blue
(71.004)
Vallejo Model Air
Blue (Matte)
(25)
Humbrol Enamel
Blue (Matte)
(25)
Humbrol Acrylic
MARINE BLUE
(A.MIG-0123)
Ammo Acrylics
Pure Blue
(RC010)
AK Real Color
Signal Blue
(HTK-_102)
Hataka
Light Gray
(XF66)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Flat Medium Sea Grey
(4313AP)
Italeri
UK PRU Blue
(71.109)
Vallejo Model Air
PRU Blue (Matte)
(230)
Humbrol Enamel
RAF P.R.U. Blue
(2061)
Testors Model Master Enamel
RAF PRU Blue
(RC297)
AK Real Color
BS PRU Blue
(HTK-_207)
Hataka
   
IJN Gray
(H61)
Aqueous Hobby Color
IJN Gray(Mitsubishi)
(C35)
Mr. Color
J.N. Gray
(XF12)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Medium Sea Grey
(70.870)
Vallejo Model Color
Light Gray
(71.050)
Vallejo Model Air
Light Grey (Matte)
(64)
Humbrol Enamel
Light Grey (Matte)
(64)
Humbrol Acrylic
stone grey (solid matt)
(36175)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
stone grey (solid matt)
(32175)
Revell Email Enamel
IJN J3 Hai-Iro (Grey)
(RC302)
AK Real Color
IJN Gray (Mitsubishi)
(N61)
Acrysion
J.N. Gray
(XF-12)
Tamiya Enamel
Medium Grey
(69.038)
Vallejo Mecha Color
light gray (IJN) (Lacquer Paint)
(LP32)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Medium Sea Gray BS381C/637
(C335)
Mr. Color
Tire Black
(H77)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Tire Black
(C137)
Mr. Color
Flat Black
(XF1)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
Dark Rubber
(70.306)
Vallejo Panzer Aces
Tire Black
(71.315)
Vallejo Model Air
Black (Matte)
(33)
Humbrol Enamel
Black (Matte)
(33)
Humbrol Acrylic
black (solid matt)
(36108)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
black (solid silk matt)
(32108)
Revell Email Enamel
Rubber
(1583)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Tire Black
(UA733)
Lifecolor
RUBBER & TIRES
(A.MIG-0033)
Ammo Acrylics
Rubber Black
(RC022)
AK Real Color
Tire Black
(N77)
Acrysion
Flat Black
(XF-1)
Tamiya Enamel
Flat Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP3)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Black
(70.950)
Vallejo Model Color
Black
(71.057)
Vallejo Model Air
Pure Black
(69.042)
Vallejo Mecha Color
Black Rubber
(TS82)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
Rubber Black
(XF-85)
Tamiya Enamel
Rubber Black (Lacquer Paint)
(LP65)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Rubber Black
(XF85)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
      
Clear Red
(H90)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Clear Red
(C47)
Mr. Color
Clear Red
(X27)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Transparent Red (Transparent)
(70.934)
Vallejo Model Color
Red (Clear)
(1321)
Humbrol Enamel
Red (Clear)
(36731)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
red (clear)
(32731)
Revell Email Enamel
Transparent Red (G)
(4630)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
CRYSTAL RED
(A.MIG-0093)
Ammo Acrylics
Clear Red
(RC503)
AK Real Color
Gloss Red
(4605AP)
Italeri
Clear Red
(X-27)
Tamiya Enamel
clear red (Lacquer Paint)
(LP52)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
Clear Red
(TS74)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
 
Clear Yellow
(H91)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Clear Yellow
(C48)
Mr. Color
Clear Yellow
(X24)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Clear Yellow
(RC507)
AK Real Color
Clear Yellow
(X-24)
Tamiya Enamel
Clear Yellow (Lacquer Paint)
(LP69)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
  
Clear Blue
(H93)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Clear Blue
(C50)
Mr. Color
Clear Blue
(X23)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Transparent Blue (Transparent)
(70.938)
Vallejo Model Color
Blue (clear)
(36752)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
blue (clear)
(32752)
Revell Email Enamel
Transparent Blue (G)
(4658)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
CRYSTAL LIGHT BLUE
(A.MIG-0098)
Ammo Acrylics
Clear Blue
(RC504)
AK Real Color
Gloss Light Blue
(4650AP)
Italeri
Clear Blue
(X-23)
Tamiya Enamel
Clear Blue (Lacquer Paint)
(LP68)
Tamiya Lacquer Paint
CRYSTAL BLACK BLUE (AND TAIL LIGHT OFF)
(A.MIG-0099)
Ammo Acrylics
Clear Blue
(TS72)
Tamiya Color Spray Paints
 
Clear Green
(H94)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Clear Green
(C138)
Mr. Color
Clear Green
(X25)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Transparent Green (Transparent)
(70.936)
Vallejo Model Color
Green (Clear)
(1325)
Humbrol Enamel
Transparent Green (G)
(4668)
Testors Model Master Acrylic
CRYSTAL GREEN
(A.MIG-0092)
Ammo Acrylics
Clear Green
(RC505)
AK Real Color
Clear Green
(N94)
Acrysion