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post #1 of 31 Old 05-07-2010, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
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Orange Color CJ's

I am looking to paint my 1976 CJ7 "ORANGE" - I just don't know what shade.

I need some ideas or color #'s / codes.

Let's see those Orange CJ's

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post #2 of 31 Old 05-07-2010, 06:49 PM
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id go "chevy orange"
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post #3 of 31 Old 05-07-2010, 11:18 PM
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I love the factory "sun orange" that was used on CJs, its what mine is it REALLY pops in the sunlight.


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House Of Kolor Tangelo Pearl

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f8/my-paint-job-893564/

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post #5 of 31 Old 05-08-2010, 07:27 AM
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Here's the orange I am going with - just laying some out to see how it looks (don't have a complete paint job yet).

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I'd go with he factory "sun orange" like trw has...

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post #7 of 31 Old 05-08-2010, 09:07 AM Thread Starter
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You have the Color Code for the Factory "Sun Orange" ? It should be on your VIN plate or in the VIN code.

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I love the factory "sun orange" that was used on CJs, its what mine is it REALLY pops in the sunlight.

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post #8 of 31 Old 05-08-2010, 04:50 PM
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Wow thats timing..painted it yesterday with $17.82 worth of HomeDepot rattle can as it was multi colored and ugly...



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Wow thats timing..painted it yesterday with $17.82 worth of HomeDepot rattle can as it was multi colored and ugly...

is that Home Depot orange? That paint job looks really good for a rattle can.

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post #10 of 31 Old 05-08-2010, 07:31 PM
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no, it's Rust-o-luems Painter touch super coverage but the trick is use a satin finish. This one is Cinnamon color, but I used a lighter one on a trail jeep and it looked even better.
here is the before pic:


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I'm painting mine hugger Orange when I complete my body work.

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Wow thats timing..painted it yesterday with $17.82 worth of HomeDepot rattle can as it was multi colored and ugly...

Jeeze, that's amazing. I mean, who the hell paints their Jeep for like 18 bucks? It looks great!

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great job Ed! it does look great...

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A friend of mine used to have an orange CJ7, it looked really nice. I'll see if I can dig up a pic.

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Thanks - Keep them coming.
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