Saturday, October 10, 2009

This is my 1st original gundam model kit in my collection bandai MG 1/100 RX-78-2 Gundam, not much i know about this model kit but all i know that gundam fans at least supposed to has this kit rite? Coz this model kit is the 1st gundam anime series ever that appear on TV in Japan at year 1979. RX-78-2 gundam also known as iconic gundam mecha design bcoz the some outer specification of this model past down to the latest gundam design that we did already notice on the latest gundam anime series example is on model GN-001 EXIA gundam in Gundam 00 anime series. Here some information about RX-78-2 gundam general and technical data that i took from the web:-

General and Technical Data

Model number:
Code name: Gundam
Unit type: prototype close combat mobile suit
Manufacturer: Earth Federation Forces "Project V"
Operator: Earth Federation Forces
Rollout: July UC 0079
First deployment: UC 18 September 0079
Accommodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso with Core Block System using FF-X7 Core Fighter
Dimensions: overall height 18.5 meters; head height 18.0 meters
Weight: empty 43.4 metric tons; max gross 60.0 metric tons
Armor materials: lunar titanium alloy
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, output rated at 1380 kW
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: 2 x 24000 kg, 4 x 1870 kg
Performance: maximum thruster acceleration 0.93 G; 180-degree turn time 1.5 seconds (1.1 seconds after magnetic coating upgrade); maximum ground running speed 165 km/h
Equipment and design features: sensors, range 5700 meters; "learning computer" system; re-entry coolant system; magnetic coated joints (subsequent field upgrade)
Fixed armaments: 2 x 60mm vulcan gun, fire-linked, mounted in head; 2 x beam saber, power rated at 0.38 MW, stored in recharge racks in backpack, hand-carried in use
Optional hand armaments: BOWA·XBR-M-79-07G beam rifle, powered by rechargeable energy cap; BLASH·XHB-L-03/N-STD 380mm hyper bazooka, clip-fed, 5 rounds per clip plus 1 round in chamber; beam javelin; hyper hammer; Gundam hammer; RX·M-Sh-008/S-01025 shield, can be optionally stored on backpack

Here some pic

the front

i already assemble it, rite now doing lining panel using gundam maker

the back & the back pack

the torso

the leg front

the leg back

the weapon time

the hyper bazooka

gundam hammer

gundam rifle

the serial no for this kit, is there another use for this serial no?? login to bandai website maybe?? for what eh??

Picture after finish lining panel

i dont put the decal yet bcoz lining is not very perfect, maybe after some more touch up

notice sumting?? all just a standing pose hehe, although bandai kit circulation joint is good but dont want to risk the joint going loose;-P this is my 1st gundam model kit from bandai after all, it really2 precious for me:-l k guys that all my post for tonite, hope u guys enjoy viewing my blog n ofcoz i will learning more, find more great stuff fill in my blog to make this blog more2 interesting n share with u guys tq very2 much adios


Awanz said...

Tepat sekali bro. RX78 2 model legend bro mesti ada dalam koleksi Gunpla. Harap 1 hari nanti Awanz ada RX78 2 sama macam ko hehe

zufar mohamad said...

this model kit is a MUST for gundam lover...
gua br jer angkot RX 78 Ver 3.0 kt gundam fair kt ikano damansara 4 hr lepas