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What color combo for my dear old dad?
Ice Blue with parchment pg
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Ocean Turqoise with mint pg
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Shoreline with brown tort
2%
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Copper metallic with brown tort
2%
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dougk



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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2009 8:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That looks fantastic!!

Its it the pictures... it looks more silver than the IBM's I've done.
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Tha LowEnd Theory



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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2009 9:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's the pics Doug. The flash kinda washed it out a bit. It's definitely the normal IBM color. Makes me wanna make one for myself.
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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2009 10:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looking good. I hope your dad enjoys it.
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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2009 9:49 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks guys. I'm sure dad will love it. I'll post pics when it's done.
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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2009 11:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tha LowEnd Theory wrote:
I'm sure dad will love it.

No Doubt!!
Great job, the color looks really nice.
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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2009 12:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tha LowEnd Theory wrote:
It's the pics Doug. The flash kinda washed it out a bit. It's definitely the normal IBM color. Makes me wanna make one for myself.


Cool... though I gotta say the more silver look is WAY cool too. To bad... TRANS IBM OVER INCA SILVER!! GET TO IT!
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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2009 12:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

dougk wrote:
Tha LowEnd Theory wrote:
It's the pics Doug. The flash kinda washed it out a bit. It's definitely the normal IBM color. Makes me wanna make one for myself.


Cool... though I gotta say the more silver look is WAY cool too. To bad... TRANS IBM OVER INCA SILVER!! GET TO IT!


LOL! I Wish. I really like the way it looks in the sun. I'm going to have to look into this firemist silver I keep hearing about.
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