My Paint colors for P-40B interior.

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    from top left to right : Aluminum, Rubber, Silver, Flat Brown, Wood, Flat Olive, Flat Tan, Flat Black, Brown, Flat Green, Flat Gray,

    From bottom left to right: Sea Blue, Flat white, Flat Tan, Gray, Beret Green, Light Tan, Flat Yellow, Silver, Rust, A nice brown I made with mixing paints, Flat Red.
     

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    Yoy should get something like that below. I suggest the first one.
     

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    Who is the maker of that color?

    Thanks, im off to dinner!
     
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    Thse are of ModelMaster/Testors palette.

    Bon appetit !!!
     
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    Thanks :oops: Beret Green is WAY to dark.
     

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    I think you have to add a few drops of the yellow paint.The ratio of mixing 3 drops of green : 1 or 2 drops of yellow. Try to ..please
     
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    .. okay.... I will try but, what do I use as the dropper? A normal eye drop type thing?
     
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    Yes it can be too but you can use a long nail or a toothpick as well.
     
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    Okay... give me a second. I'll try.
     
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    Looks pretty dam close 8)
     

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    Yep... but more light please if you can do that.
     
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    Be right back..... lol
     
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    Best I can do, suns going down, this is using my desk lamp
     

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    That's better. Looking very good. How many of yellow drops did you add?
     
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    3-1 made a little amount so I upped it to 6-2 same ratio....just made more paint. Thanks! It works haha !!
     
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    It's OK. You did very well with the amout of paints.If the colour is still too dark I suggest add one more drop of the yellow paint. So the ratio will be 3:3/ Also these ModelMaster samples seem to be a little bit olive in tonality.So I would suggest to add one small drop of red paint.
     
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    Okay, when I begin can I do that, or should I do it now?
     
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    You can check it now if you want and have some free time.
     
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    I can go check now...... let me get the paints and tooth picks :D
     
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    Bit dark Wojtek.... I used 6:2 with the green and yellow and then a drop of red....it looks like the first one nonetheless
     

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