Avocado color code for Trillium 1300 - Fiberglass RV


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Old 05-29-2017, 11:28 AM   #1
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Avocado color code for Trillium 1300

I hope this hasn't been covered but I have been unable to find the color colour code for my 1974 Trillium 1300 avocado green in colour. I have no choice but to cover a bad blue paint job and want to go original.
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Old 05-29-2017, 12:34 PM   #2
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Hi Donald, this may be tough because Trilliums weren't painted at the factory, but had a color gelcoat. Over the years, UVs cause gelcoat to change color. You might look inside a cabinet and try to match the appropriate paint type to the color you find there. Or maybe you'll be lucky and someone will answer up!

The only color codes I have for Trilliums is for the light beigy color and that's because folks were trying to do minor touch ups after some small bodywork.

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Old 05-30-2017, 09:55 AM   #3
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Donna D. Clor code for light beigy color for Trillium

Hi Donna D. We just did a bit of painting on our "light beigy color" trillium, and it does NOT look as good as I'd like. Can you provide those color codes for that? I never knew there was one, so that would be very helpful to cover up what we did, which does not match.
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Hi Donald, this may be tough because Trilliums weren't painted at the factory, but had a color gelcoat. Over the years, UVs cause gelcoat to change color. You might look inside a cabinet and try to match the appropriate paint type to the color you find there. Or maybe you'll be lucky and someone will answer up!

The only color codes I have for Trilliums is for the light beigy color and that's because folks were trying to do minor touch ups after some small bodywork.

Best of luck!
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Shelley, these are the direct links to the topics here on FiberglassRV:
http://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f...tml#post275483

http://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f...tch-60769.html

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Old 05-30-2017, 01:29 PM   #5
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I used Krylon Colormaster Gloss Ivory to repaint my fridge and hot water heater panels. I didn't try it directly on a FG gel coat repair, but on these panels it matches pretty good.
This paint is available in just about any hardware store.
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