Monday, June 30, 2014

MG Zaku II Dozle Zabi Use English Manual & Color Guide

MG Zaku II Dozle Zabi Use Construction Manual & Color Guide

Released as an exclusive by the Bandai Online Hobby Shop is the Master Grade 1/100 Zaku II of Dozle Zabi. Dozle Zabi was part of the ruling Zabi family that lead the Zeonic foces during the One Year War. Fans of the series will also know that he is the father of the lone surviving Zabi family member, the Princess Mineva Lao Zabi. Who made her mark as Audrey Burne in the Gundam Unicorn series. This model kit is based off the MG MS-06F Zaku II, with only some minor revisions in the manual as stated below. What makes it unique from the other Zaku kits is the Massive Heat Hawk, the special Engraving Seals as well as the different color scheme befitting a mobile suit belonging to a member of the Imperial Zabi family.

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body etc green partEmerald Green (H46)(70%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(20%) + Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(10%)
ransel (backpack) etc blue gray partBlue Gray (H42)(80%) + Blue (H5)(10%) + Black (H2)(10%) + Red (H3)(small dose)
heat hawk gold partGold (H9)(50%) + Clear Yellow (H91)(45%) + Clear Orange (H92)(5%)
head mono eye partClear (H30)(95%) + Clear Red (H90)(5%) + White (H1)(small dose)
feet tips etc dark gray partBlack (H2)(70%) + White (H1)(30%)
vernier etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(80%) + Black (H2)(20%)
heat hawk silver partSilver (H8)(100%)

Construction Manual & Color Guide 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.

MG Zaku II Dozle Zabi Use Construction Manual & Color Guide

MG Zaku II Dozle Zabi Use Construction Manual & Color Guide

Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:

Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelLife ColorItaleri
Emerald Green (H46)----Emerald (70.838)--INTERIOR TURQUOISE GREEN (A.MIG-0223)--------------
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)------
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)------
Blue Gray (H42)Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue (C72)Medium Blue (XF18)French Mirage Blue (70.900)IDF Blue (71.113)FRENCH BLUE (A.MIG-0062)----Greyish Blue (solid matt) (32179)Intermediate Blue (Matte) (144)----Flat Non Specular Interm. Blue (4639AP)
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)------
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)
Red (H3)Red (C3)Red (X7)Carmine Red (70.908)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)--Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)------
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)------------
Clear Orange (H92)Clear Orange (C49)Clear Orange (X26)Clear Orange (70.956)--CRYSTAL ORANGE (A.MIG-0097)Clear Orange (RC506)--Orange (clear) (32730)Orange (Clear) (1322)------
Clear (H30)Clear (C46)Clear (X22)Glossy Varnish (70.510)--GLOSSY VARNISH (A.MIG-0091)Gloss Varnish (RC502)Gloss Lacquer Clear Coat (HTK-XP09)Clear (solid gloss) (32101)Varnish (Gloss) (35)Gloss Clear Acrylic (2017)Gloss Clear (LC73)Gloss Clear Acryl 35 ml (4638AP)
Clear Red (H90)Clear Red (C47)Clear Red (X27)Transparent Red (Transparent) (70.934)--CRYSTAL RED (A.MIG-0093)Clear Red (RC503)--red (clear) (32731)Red (Clear) (1321)----Gloss Red (4605AP)
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)
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)
Silver (H8)Silver (C8)Flat Aluminium (XF16)Silver (Metallic) (70.997)Silver RLM01 (Metallic) (71.063)MATT ALUMINUM (A.MIG-0194)Aluminium (Metallic) (RC020)--sliver (solid metallic) (32190)Silver (metallic) (11)Aluminum (F) (1781)Matt Natural Metal FS37178 (LC24)Metal. Gloss Silver (4678AP)