English Translated Model Kit Manuals & Color Guides

English Translation of Model Kit Color Guides and Manuals


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Here is also a great reference chart for paint color conversion and their equivalents.


If you are painting a Bandai kit, the meaning of the symbols found in the manual can be found here, when painting this information might come in handy. For a Kotobukiya kit, the meaning of the symbols found in their manuals can be found here.

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