Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Ready For Paint

I've finished all my touchups, including a few last minute metal fixes, and it's time to put some paint on this sucker.  I have to clean everything and wipe it down, but that is all.

I have paint, too.  ADCO Painting in Glendale is the best.  I've got everything I need. 

They color matched to the original paint sample.  It was a process...

First attempt: Close, but muddy.

Second try: Kermit the Frog Green.

Third go: Like Baby Bear, it's just right.  The blotch in the upper right corner is the matched sample.

Here's the formula:

I've even built a paint booth (or at least the frame):

Now, I wait.

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