Wednesday, May 14, 2014

HG Turn a Gundam English Manual & Color Guide

HG Turn a Gundam Construction Manual & Color Guide

Released last month by Bandai as a 1/144 High Grade model kit is the titular gundam from Turn A Gundam. Turn A Gundam was released in 1999 to 2000 and was penned by Gundam creator, Yoshiyuki Tomino himself. The Gundam design from this series is quite off from the iconic design that most fans are used to, but the color scheme is there to point to its Gundam roots.

The 1/144 HG Turn a Gundam is selling for $ at Amazon, 1050 yen at Amiami, 1120 yen at HobbyLink Japan

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body etcWhite (H1)(100%)
chest etcWhite (H1)(70%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(30%)
joints etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
head markPale Green (H41)(50%) + Emerald Green (H46)(50%)
waist etc yellow partYellow (H4)(70%) + White (H1)(30%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(small dose)
weapons etc red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
camera eyeYellow (H4)(70%) + Orange (H14)(30%)
core fighter canopy partGold (H9)(100%) as a base and as a top coat Clear Yellow (H91)(100%)
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Construction Manual & Color Guide for the Turn A Gundam was translated to English from the Japanese manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla & Model Kit Review site.

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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
    
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
    
Gold
(H9)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Gold
(C9)
Mr. Color
Gold Leaf
(X12)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Gold (Metallic)
(70.996)
Vallejo Model Color
Gold (Metallic)
(71.066)
Vallejo Model Air
Gold (metallic)
(16)
Humbrol Enamel
Gold (metallic)
(16)
Humbrol Acrylic
Gold (solid metallic)
(36194)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
gold (solid metallic)
(32194)
Revell Email Enamel
GOLD
(A.MIG-0198)
Ammo Acrylics
Metal. Gloss Gold
(4671AP)
Italeri
    
Orange
(H14)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Orange
(C59)
Mr. Color
Orange
(X6)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Clear Orange
(70.956)
Vallejo Model Color
Orange
(71.083)
Vallejo Model Air
Orange (Gloss)
(18)
Humbrol Enamel
luminous orange (solid matt)
(36125)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
luminous orange (solid matt)
(32125)
Revell Email Enamel
Orange (Gloss)
(1527)
Testors Model Master Enamel
Matt Orange FS32246
(LC05)
Lifecolor
ORANGE
(A.MIG-0129)
Ammo Acrylics
Orange
(RC009)
AK Real Color
Pure Orange
(HTK-_704)
Hataka
Flat Orange
(4302AP)
Italeri
orange (Gloss)
(36130)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
orange (solid matt)
(32130)
Revell Email Enamel
Gloss Orange
(4682AP)
Italeri
     
Bright Blue/Indy Blue
(H15)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Bright Blue/Indy Blue
(C65)
Mr. Color
Blue
(X4)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paint
Dark Blue
(70.930)
Vallejo Model Color
French Blue (Gloss)
(14)
Humbrol Enamel
French Blue (Gloss)
(14)
Humbrol Acrylic
Blue (Gloss)
(36152)
Revell Aqua Color Acrylic
blue (solid matt)
(32152)
Revell Email Enamel
MEDIUM BLUE
(A.MIG-0103)
Ammo Acrylics
Gloss French Blue
(4659AP)
Italeri
Ultramarine
(70.839)
Vallejo Model Color
Lufthansa Blue RAL 5022
(198)
Humbrol Enamel
Flat Blue
(XF8)
Tamiya Color Acrylic Paints (Flat)
  
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
  
Pale Green
(H41)
Aqueous Hobby Color
        
Emerald Green
(H46)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Emerald
(70.838)
Vallejo Model Color
INTERIOR TURQUOISE GREEN
(A.MIG-0223)
Ammo Acrylics
Emerald Green
(N46)
Acrysion
    
Monza Red/Red Madder
(H86)
Aqueous Hobby Color
Monza Red/Red Madder
(C68)
Mr. Color
      
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