He tells me that he wants to restore it over time to it's original condition. It was a color match to a 65 Corvette Blue. Door panels were contoured to match. I ordered my touch up by paint code and the color match is perfect. The factory framerails were C-notched for clearance and the suspension upgraded using 2-inch Bell Tech drop spindles along with rejuvenated disc brakes up front and drums in the rear. I really liked the paint pens.
Catching a few extra show points, the engine dress-up items include a billet aluminum air cleaner, valve covers, and radiator cap along with braided steel hoses. It seems like the clear coat is thicker than the other two. Looking at the 1971 and 1972 Ditzler indexes, I didn't see 520 yellow. RideTech air suspension provides altitude control at the touch of a button with the compressor located underneath on the passenger side and the reserve tank on the driver side. It was a perfect match to the paint on my truck and laid down very nicely for a spray can.
It just so happened one of them had a brother-in-law who had one for sale. Also do you know if the bumpers were also painted Ivory? I am anxious to see what Connor does as he can afford to do with his truck. This grandfather is equally proud of him, too! I am very happy with the results. Rene has driven it several times down the well-used 5 freeway to Southern California to attend shows like the annual Brothers Truck Show, where we met him, which is about an 800-mile roundtrip. The bumpers were eliminated, both front and rear, and a custom rear pan added with an inset for the plate. PaintScratch custom mixes each paint order to match the original factory color of your vehicle. Apply clear coats for a professional finish.
In order to guarantee the accuracy of a color, paint should be ordered based on the color code. I am sure he will. Everything went into the same places, so it was a simple thing to do on the assembly line. We will not remix this paint even if the color does not match. I was a little skeptical about getting touch-up paint this way, but you guys were right on the money. Joe VanNus of Dutchboy Hot Rods in Kalamazoo, Michigan, handled much of the bodywork and sprayed the beautiful Deltron Bright Amber paint, completing the job right about the time that everything changed.
It breaks down to 520 yellow and 521 white in 19 70. The master cylinder is chrome and the engine compartment was painted to match the exterior. The mill closed where Richard worked and he found himself unemployed. His uncle laughed and told him to find his own. I would definitely recommend this paint to anyone.
Have used your company before and have recommended it to friends. Two tone vehicles will have each color coded, i. We need younger people involved. Your staff really helped out. I've used it on both my real cars and model car kits. Later Chevrolet colors can be really confusing.
I hope your grandson enjoys his truck and the challenges of working on it to bring it up to what he wants it to be. Here are the two tone colors for 1968. The 'U' in the paint code means the Upper Color and the 'L' means the Lower Color. Thanks again for helping me move forward in my project. It is great testimony to your company to be able to buy a code that is 40 plus years old and still get a small touch up quantity. Your daily jdm picture's and video's! Double packed my touch up paint to insure that it would not dry out.
Jerry It would be great to have Conner as a member. Always on your vehicle before ordering. There are even a few threads on Chevy truck message boards with people who want to know. Couldn't find Ermine white anywhere, but Automotive Touchup had it! He is uncertain about the original color of this vehicle. Also, it could be '8867L' or '8867U'. I am working on my old truck and i am counting by blessing by being thankful that i have a truck i can work and learn on. Regardless, the paint is gorgeous and dressed with rechromed original trim by Specialized Metal Finishing in Atwater and stock chrome bumpers.
The color Son Of A Gun Gray has 8 different color codes. Merry Christmas to you and him. I had problems getting it to flow from the pen. Because computer and phone screens are all different, the color you see on online may not look exactly the same as the paint you receive. The truck was originally equipped with a 327 V-8 and Turbo 400 trans but the powertrain needed some tender loving care. I did have some problems with the High Gloss Clearcoat pen. Both codes 522 and 520 are for Ditzler part number 81503 Regardless the Ditzler number for your yellow is 81503 and for the Ivory off-white is 8290 Here are the 67 paint chips 1968 chevy truck used the same colors as 67, with two new colors 525 saddle and 551 anniversary gold.
I know who I will go to whenever I need a touchup again. Maybe I was looking at the wrong index sheet but that yellow looks more aligned with the color of my truck. I will spread the word, concerning your great service. He built his own first hot rod at an early age, a 1937 Dodge Business Coupe with a 383 four-speed and 1969 Road Runner running gear. Somehow along the way, however, quality improves, sophistication beckons, and the truck slyly begins to orchestrate its own future. If it doesn't then it's the 521 white. Lacking any 'build sheet' or other paperwork is there a way he can find the original color? I have a 1915 Metz that I work with.