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Post  brian Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:00 pm

Anyone have any information on the paint used on the heat for hire sierras. Building one at the moment and bought the Zero Paints set of 3 colors but they dont match. Yellow is far to yellow and blue is too light. Disappointed with it to be honest as all 3 colours are not right

Any ideas?

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Post  JOB Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:52 pm

I'm of no use when it comes to colours but I can dig out pics taken of the car at Eifel a few years back with the original Killarney rally of the Lakes doorplates still on it.

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Post  brian Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:18 pm

Thanks James. You sent me this one already i think when i was building the Rally of the lakes car for you.
Ive narrowed the yellow down to chrome yellow or camel yellow. I think chrome yellow is closer

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Post  sbuckley Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:05 pm

Hi Brian,

Russell, himself, said it was 'JCB' yellow. Not sure if that's any help or just confuses further!
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Post  RORY O CONNOR Mon Sep 30, 2019 4:02 pm

Camel is my tuppenceworth. Have one from years ago in the making myself based on an Autoart shell.


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Post  brian Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:49 pm

Thanks Sean and Rory.

Ive ordered chrome yellow and camel yellow, ill test and see which is better in the flesh

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Post  brian Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:38 pm

Paint arrived today (great service from idmodels.ie yet again) and after a quick test, Camel Yellow is much closer. I had tested over a grey primer but will need white primer instead to bring up the colour.

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