was: Re: DEC colours now: dead horse beaten into thin film

From: Jules Richardson <julesrichardsonuk_at_yahoo.co.uk>
Date: Sat Nov 20 06:27:08 2004

On Fri, 2004-11-19 at 18:21 -0800, Tom Jennings wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-11-19 at 18:04, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:
> > Who knows? Who cares! Color matching by eye is "good enough".
> The classic trick is to simply match a panel you have. For a good sample
> of the "correct" (sic) color (colour) is to remove an escutcheon, or
> flip a panel over, etc, to find paint that hasn't been exposed to
> sunlight and/or coffee and match that.
> Or squirt the whole thing wrinkle black. Everything looks good in
> wrinkle black. No exceptions.

What you need is a can of tartan paint... ;)
Received on Sat Nov 20 2004 - 06:27:08 GMT

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