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Title: New gelcoat colour
Post by: martno1fan on June 16, 2011, 02:52:09 PM
New colour added to the list,heres a cpl of pics of a new deck and hatch sat on another white apache just to show the colour off,its going on a new hull tomorrow for a customer.Let me know what you guys think.
The colour is Magenta,i think it looks awesome  .
Mart
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: Roadrunner on June 16, 2011, 04:49:03 PM
My Wife Wants One!  :o
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: Subculture on June 16, 2011, 05:15:36 PM
Looks like 'Pink' to me!
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: martno1fan on June 16, 2011, 05:17:30 PM
Looks like 'Pink' to me!
No its Magenta ok2
http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magenta
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: bulldog1966 on June 16, 2011, 05:21:26 PM
still a good looking boat mart how did you get on with your mate building the orginal bonzi 84 inch mate
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: martno1fan on June 16, 2011, 05:26:07 PM
Hes still looking for a laminator,might need to pay him a visit next year and lay a few up while im there lol.Its a pitty he has these moulds and no one to build them,theyre worth a fortune as these are the orriginal moulds,bonzi keep trying to buy them back lol.
Mart
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: bulldog1966 on June 16, 2011, 05:31:08 PM
cc mate if you can get mold mate [ well needles to say ] they would be excelent and got it back over hear hehe say no more .you no what i mean
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: triumphjon on June 16, 2011, 05:45:36 PM
it looks very light for magenta ? still it will produce a model thats a little different from the normal colours !
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: Roadrunner on June 16, 2011, 08:04:03 PM
Well ones things for sure, at least you will never loose site of it!
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: martno1fan on June 16, 2011, 10:30:01 PM
it looks very light for magenta ? still it will produce a model thats a little different from the normal colours !

Nope its def Magenta lol,maybe looks lighter in the pics because it was in the sun but in real life its not so light its just very very bright lol,and yea one things for sure it wont get lost in a crowd  :}.
Mart
http://www.ecfibreglasssupplies.co.uk/p-1850-ral-4010-polyester-pigment-tele-magenta.aspx
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: scoop on June 17, 2011, 01:34:23 PM
My Wife Wants One!  :o
I bet she want's a matching handbag and shoe's as well  {-) nice little sideline there for you Mart, matching shoes and bags  :D
Scoop
Title: Re: New gelcoat colour
Post by: martno1fan on June 17, 2011, 03:50:25 PM
I bet she want's a matching handbag and shoe's as well  {-) nice little sideline there for you Mart, matching shoes and bags  :D
Scoop
Just you get to building that Navaho  :-)).