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alan lockhart Supporting Member of TMP21 Apr 2017 2:14 a.m. PST

Looking for suggestions for Vallejo paints for the above.

Thanks,

Alan

Just Jack Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member21 Apr 2017 6:04 a.m. PST

I don't know Vallejo, but here are mine:

picture

If you like them I can tell you the paints I used. It's really just khaki with sand swirls and dark brown dashes.

Then you have to find a color that pleases you for the color of the Interceptor vests (called "coyote brown").

Hope that helps.

V/R,
Jack

alan lockhart Supporting Member of TMP21 Apr 2017 7:19 a.m. PST

Nice work.

What paints did you use: I should be able to look up the Vallejo equivalent.

Alan

Muncehead21 Apr 2017 7:43 a.m. PST

If it helps this blog painted some and although not totally vallejo paints he mentions the colours so it may be useful.

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Just Jack Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member21 Apr 2017 8:17 a.m. PST

Alan,

I use Testors Model Masters acrylics. The khaki is actually some German name (I'd have to look it up when I get home), and then Sand and Italian Dark Brown. I can get the numbers later, if you'd like.

Muncehead,

Those are some good looking Marines!

V/R,
Jack

Just Jack Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member22 Apr 2017 6:07 a.m. PST

The color is Afrika Dunkelgrau.

V/R,
Jack

alan lockhart Supporting Member of TMP22 Apr 2017 11:08 a.m. PST

Many thanks.

Alan

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