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Unread 06-24-2014, 07:09 PM   #1
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interesting discovery

I was color coding some lengths of pipe with some old spray paint, and i found a really close jeep match. I had a 5 year old can of rustoleum sunrise red, so i decided to touch up my roll bar. It is completely unnoticeable on my 95 PR4 red jeep. The key is that the paint is so old, i don't know if they still make it.

I know there are a quite a few people that are looking to keep a stock look on a budget, this is just some info to help

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Unread 06-24-2014, 08:31 PM   #2
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I personally like hitting the local auto paint store for paint. They can make a spray can for me as well.

Paints have a shelf life normally within a few years of manufacture date. Its more noticeable on specialty paints like a weldable primer.
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Unread 06-25-2014, 12:23 AM   #3
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PR4 was one of the worst colors to try to match.
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Unread 06-25-2014, 10:20 AM   #4
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They still make Sunrise Red,i recently bought a quart of it to repaint the sheetmetal on my Lincoln Ranger 225 welder
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Unread 06-25-2014, 05:04 PM   #5
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Ok, I got codes mixed up. I thought pr4 was chili pepper red. I looked through my spray outs.
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