Sunday, April 20, 2014

HG Zaku II Thunderbolt Ver English Manual & Color Guide

HG Zaku II Thunderbolt Ver Construction Manual & Color Guide

From Bandai comes the 1/144 High Grade model kit rendition of the Zaku II from the Gundam Thunderbolt manga series. Love this version of the iconic Zaku II, awesome is an understatement to describe this variant.


Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body etcWhite (H1)(85%) + Yellow (H4)(10%) + Black (H2)(5%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(small dose)
chest etcKhaki Green (H80)(60%) + White (H1)(30%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(10%)
joints cylinder partGray/Nezumi (H22)(80%) + Dark Green (H36)(20%)
chest, knee etcMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
weapons, ransel (backpack) etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(85%) + Black (H2)(10%) + Cocoa Brown (H17)(5%)
weapons, ransel (backpack) etc light gray partNeutral Gray (H53)(60%) + White (H1)(40%)
vernierGold (H9)(50%) + Clear Yellow (H91)(40%) + Black (H2)(10%)
sub arm base white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Navy Blue (H54)(small dose)
mono eye, scope etcPink (H19)(100%)
heat hawk blade etcWhite (H1)(80%) + Yellow (H4)(20%) + Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)(small dose)
Disclaimer


Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/144 High Grade Zaku II Thunderbolt Ver 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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Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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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)
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)
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)--------
Khaki Green (H80)Khaki Green (C54)Nato Green (XF67)--NATO Green (71.093)NATO GREEN (A.MIG-0084)NATO Green (RC080)NATO Green (HTK-_152)----Tricolor Green NATO (SG) (2173)--Green FS34094 (UA303)--
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)
Dark Green (H36)IJN Green (Nakajima) (C15)J.N. Green (XF11)Deep Green (70.970)Olive Green (71.007)DEEP GREEN (A.MIG-0052)--Fir Green (HTK-_289)--Bronze Green (Matte) (75)--------
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)--
Cocoa Brown (H17)Hull Red (C29)Hull Red (XF9)Hull Red (70.985)Mahogany (71.036)RED BROWN SHADOW (A.MIG-0912)--Mahogany Brown (HTK-_130)reddish brown (solid matt) (32137)Wine (Matte) (73)------Flat Rust (4675AP)
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)--
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)--------------
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)
Pink (H19)Pink (C63)Pink (X17)Old Rose (70.944)----------Pink (Gloss) (200)--------
Yellow Green/Roman Green/Le Mans Green (H16)Yellow Green/Roman Green (C64)Light Green (X15)Lime Green (70.827)--GREEN BASE (A.MIG-0916)------Lime (Gloss) (38)--------