Original color?

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  1. TX79Z28

    TX79Z28 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Is this red an original 79 color? If so, what is it called, and what's the code?

    If not, what did it come on?



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    1980 red-orange
     
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    TX79Z28 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Is it my monitor, or is this 80 color darker than the 79? 79 seems more orange
     
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    TX79Z28 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    I looked at a pic on paintref.com of a 1980 code 79 and it looks a lot more orange than the picture I posted
     
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    mine is code 75 red
     
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    TX79Z28 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Can u post a pic?
     
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    sorry , this is a new pc and I don't have any pics swapped over to this one yet,
     
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    pictures can be very deceiving but that looks more torch red than 2nd gen red. Def not code 72 or earlier code 75 red. Could be code 79 red-orange
     
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    I was thinking Torch Red as well Scott.
     

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