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#1 Maschinenbau

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Posted 07 May 2018 - 06:42 AM

I would like to replicate the BRE 510 paint scheme, specifically the blue-on-white cars. Does anyone know the paint codes and/or color names? Or has anyone found something that's close enough and readily available for the average DIY painter?

 

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#2 Mojo510

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Posted 07 May 2018 - 01:14 PM

You should come to the DatsunNW Canby show this year in June and ask Pete Brock for yourself :thumbup:

 

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#3 Jesse C.

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Posted 07 May 2018 - 03:43 PM

http://japanesenosta...re-510-tribute/


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#4 Dolomite

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Posted 07 May 2018 - 08:34 PM

You should come to the DatsunNW Canby show this year in June and ask Pete Brock for yourself :thumbup:
 
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I was going to suggest the colors are called red and blue...cuz ratsun fuckery.
Chrome door handles are under rated.

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#5 Ranman72

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Posted 07 May 2018 - 09:52 PM

You should come to the DatsunNW Canby show this year in June and ask Pete Brock for yourself :thumbup:

 

Steven

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so this gets a response but nothing on pre reg still 

if you cant make it to canby but call peter brock at his shop 

he will probably be kind enough to tell you  :thumbup:



#6 datsunwizard

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 06:18 AM

OK, from the archives;

 

Dupont Lucite Enamel 

 

 Acme 2-960X moly red

 

Big Bad Blue # 5079L

 

Maybe you can cross to a modern paint



#7 Jesse C.

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:49 AM

I was going to suggest the colors are called red and blue...cuz ratsun fuckery.

 

And I was originally going to ask, Why? This scheme is so overdone 


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#8 240zness

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 12:12 PM

Couldn't find the right blue for my block..