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post #1 of 5 Old 05-05-2009, 07:25 PM Thread Starter
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Candy green paint

I recently purchased an undertail for my 12r but the green color is not the sa me as mine. does anyone know where to get does anyone know where to get this paint or painted? I am in the Clarksville Tn area 37040.


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post #2 of 5 Old 05-05-2009, 08:49 PM
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If you're wanting to match the paint on your bike, you can take a panel to just about any store that sells auto paint and they can scan the paint and mix some custum paint for you. Just be sure to take a piece that has a good flat section. They'll need a flat area to put the scanner against. Even if it's just a little curved, that can allow light in and will through the results off. I did this with my Candy Thunder Blue and got a perfect match.
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Motorcycle Paint :: Touch Up, Aerosol & Refinish Paint - ColorRite, they are kinda expensive but worth it.
The Kawasaki green color requires a base coat and a top coat to match exactly. It is kind of a bitch, good luck.

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Anyone know the official name of the '00-'01 green?

On that colorRite website they have it listed as Metallic Lime Green, is that right?
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the official code is 8N...
Kawasaki 8N Metallic Lime Green

* SKU # : 3808
* Vendor : ColorRite
* Manufacturer : Kawasaki
* Manufacturer Code : 8N

Requires Base #1808

Kawasaki 8N Metallic Lime Green - ColorRite

also, for small details, i bought an spray from TAMIYA, for the plastic models... the color code is : TS-52.. metallic candy lime green... looks exactly the same...

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