Sunday, March 29, 2015

HG V-Dash Gundam English Manual & Color Guide

1/144 High Grade V-Dash Gundam Construction Manual & Color Guide

V-Dash Gundam given the High Grade treatment by Bandai. The V-Dash Gundam comes from the Mobile Suit Victory Gundam series. Has it been that long already? I remember translating the MG V-Dash Gundam Ver Ka like it was just yesterday. Time flies really fast when you don't notice.

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Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
main body etc white partWhite (H1)(100%) + Emerald Green (H46)(small dose)
cockpit edge etc black partMidnight Blue (H55)(100%)
feet etc red partMonza Red/Red Madder (H86)(100%)
joints etc gray partGray/Nezumi (H22)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
chest etc blue partWhite (H1)(60%) + Bright Blue/Indy Blue (H15)(40%) + Emerald Green (H46)(small dose)
main camera etc green partEmerald Green (H46)(40%) + Sky Blue (H25)(30%) + White (H1)(30%)
antenna etc yellow partYellow (H4)(50%) + White (H1)(50%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(small dose)
core fighter canopySilver (H8)(100%) as a base and on top Clear Blue (H93)(100%)
Disclaimer






Construction Manual & Color Guide for the 1/144 High Grade V-Dash Gundam was translated to English from the Japanse Manual posted at Dalong's Gunpla & Model Kit Review site. For the meaning of the symbols found in the model kit's manual, kindly see this older post.

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Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:


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Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelLife ColorItaleri
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)
Emerald Green (H46)----Emerald (70.838)--INTERIOR TURQUOISE GREEN (A.MIG-0223)--------------
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)--
Monza Red/Red Madder (H86)Monza Red/Red Madder (C68)----------------------
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)
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 Blue/Indy Blue (H15)Bright Blue/Indy Blue (C65)Blue (X4)Dark Blue (70.930)--MEDIUM BLUE (A.MIG-0103)------French Blue (Gloss) (14)------
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)------
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)----------
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)
Clear Blue (H93)Clear Blue (C50)Clear Blue (X23)Transparent Blue (Transparent) (70.938)--CRYSTAL LIGHT BLUE (A.MIG-0098)Clear Blue (RC504)--blue (clear) (32752)------Gloss Light Blue (4650AP)