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Old 10-04-2012, 08:18 PM   #1311
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Originally Posted by Speedo66 View Post
Absolutely gorgeous!!

I always was jealous of the Canadians for getting that color combo. What are we, chopped liver, that we didn't get it here????

I tried to find that tank on US and Canadian Ebay, to no avail.

Now you have to bring up old wounds?

Is there a gold base under the red?
No, it just photographs that way for some reason. In person, the gold highlight is not even visible. The candy apple red has a silver base coat.

P.S. - I too tried to find a Canadian tank with these colors several times in the past. The guy who did the paint was extremely reasonable -- had I known of him sooner I would have had this done a long time ago.
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