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Old 06-24-2019, 01:19 PM
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Originally Posted by rang-a-stang
Yeah, that rig was on here a few years ago, for sale. I don't think it's an original Jeep/AMC blue. I am pretty sure it's Dodge B5 blue. Ghimini on here used it, too.

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I would not be too quick to rule out a factory color. There was a different blue metallic ofered by Jeep in 1974, '75 and '76. In '74 it was Jetset Blue Poly (very popular), and in '75 and '76 it was Medium Blue Poly, but each of those years have a different formula.

If I weren't trying to match a specific OEM color, I'd just pick the Kirker paint that comes closest to the blue I want Good paint, and much less expensive than matching an OEM color.

AutoBodyToolmart will send you a Kirker color sheet at no charge If you wanted a lighter metallic blue, you could buy a quart of silver and lighten any of the blue colors to what you want.
Tim Reese
Maine beekeeper's truck: '77 J10 LWB, 258/T15/D20/3.54 bone stock, low options (delete radio), PS, hubcaps.
Browless and proud: '82 J20 360/T18/NP208/3.73, Destination ATs, 7600 GVWR
Copper Polly: '75 CJ-6, 304/T15, PS, BFG KM2s, soft top
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