Thursday, February 6, 2014

HG Gundam Double X English Manual & Color Guide

HG Gundam Double X Construction Manual & Color Guide

Released last October by Bandai was the Gundam Double X from the Gundam After War series. This particular model kit was of the 1/144 High Grade variety.

The 1/144 HG Gundam Double X is selling for $ at Amazon, 1240 yen at Amiami, 1360 yen at HobbyLink Japan

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
shoulder etc navy blue partBright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(80%) + Black (H2)(20%)
main body etc white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Navy Blue (H54)(small dose)
reflector etc gold partGold (H9)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Clear Yellow (H91)(100%)
joints etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
chest etc yellow partYellow (H4)(70%) + White (H1)(30%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(small dose)
abdomen etc red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
eyes etc green partEmerald Green (H46)(40%) + Sky Blue (H25)(30%) + White (H1)(30%)
Disclaimer






Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/144 High Grade Gundam Double X was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla & Model Kit Review site.

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HG Gundam Double X Construction Manual & Color Guide HG Gundam Double X Construction Manual & Color Guide


Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelXtracolorItaleri
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)----
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)
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)
Gold (H9)Gold (C9)Gold Leaf (X12)Gold (Metallic) (70.996)Gold (Metallic) (71.066)GOLD (A.MIG-0198)----gold (solid metallic) (32194)Gold (metallic) (16)--Metal. Gloss Gold (4671AP)
Clear Yellow (H91)Clear Yellow (C48)Clear Yellow (X24)------Clear Yellow (RC507)----------
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)
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 Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)--------
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)--------------------
Emerald Green (H46)----Emerald (70.838)--INTERIOR TURQUOISE GREEN (A.MIG-0223)------------
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)----