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06-17-2010, 11:19 PM
Has anyone tried replicating Safford Cream and/or Ontario Blue with a current paint supplier. Those are the original colors to my '54 and would like to come as close as possible to the original Studebaker colors.

06-17-2010, 11:24 PM
Probably not many at all Bob, but it will be a really nice and rare combo. If PPG or Dupont can not match it for you at an Automotive Paint Store, nobody can!

Always insist on a "spray out" test panel of their mix before excepting it though! Good luck, I like it!

06-18-2010, 11:30 PM
Thanks StudeRich,
i appreciate all input, tough sometimes being a novice at this.

06-19-2010, 09:30 PM
Three sources you may want to check here:
1.Google/keyword Auto Paint Library-They should have the original Ditzler numbers assigned to those colors.
2. Tower Paint,Oshkosh WI. They should be able to dupe these colors in spray cans.
3.P and T Auto Parts, Detroit MI Should have these colors in quarts and gallons,pre-thinned if you like.
Hope this helps......