standard colors -Reply

Vr.R.Bejsak-Colloredo-Mansfeld ricardo at LOGIN.CZ
Sat Jul 26 22:44:30 CDT 1997

I agree with James Matta, but I am worry that color scale of local hardwa=
re store change every year.
One year you have icy yellow smaragd and few years later will be the same=
 color under name  honey tutti frutti.

Keep care and be of good cheer

Vratislav Richard Eugene Maria John Baptiste
of Bejsak (Bayshark)-Collorado-Mansfeld

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Only after the last tree has been cut down,
only after the last river has been poisoned,
only after the last fish has been caught,
only then will you find that money can not be eaten.'

> How about collecting a bunch of paint chips from your local Ace
> Hardware store?
> Advantages  -Free; pigment content is explicitly defined; you can bring=
> a specimen and their little computerized rig can match the color.

> Disadvantages - Not widely accepted by the scientific community; you
> will have to put up with names like sandstone, sandalwood, and sunset
> (but these are better than 6A6, IMHO); and they might make you actually
> buy some paint(gg).
> Jim Matta

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