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Old 05-24-2010, 02:37 PM
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Rolling Rock Beer "Green color paint"

Hey guy's just thinking of some paint idea's for the truck. What color would be close to the green used on Rolling Rock beer. I'm thinking Ford may have had a brighter green that could work.

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what about '76 Explorer jade green?
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what about '76 Explorer jade green?
That may be the color I'm thinking.
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Not sure if this is close to the green you are after but its what I just painted 79 F350...

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Ronzi That's a nice truck!! I like that color green but I think there is a lighter one.

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I think the Jade color mentioned is closer to my truck than to your pic. The Jade color is pretty dark.
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looks like hunter green or kelly green
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Ford had a color called "baytree green" that was a green similar to rolling rocks, maybe lighter though. I think it was only offered in the '74-'75 models. I was in a paint and body shop today and saw a dupont "snake green" that looked really cool if you like light green.

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Apparently Baytree green was only offered in '75. Good thing; yeck
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Thanks guy's for All the help on this! I'm trying to do somthing different and I think this may be the way.
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