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Offline CraigHelming

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Festool Paint Color(s)
« on: November 04, 2012, 08:48 AM »
I am looking for paint swatches/ numbers that align with the Festool Green, Blue, Systainer Grey.

Has anyone found this or gone to Sherwin-Williams and been able to match them perfectly?

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Offline Tim Morris

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2012, 08:57 AM »
Glidden professional matched a latch for me a couple of years ago and it's spot on.

Offline Peter Halle

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2012, 09:22 AM »
I can't help with Sherwin Williams, but if you are looking to match a latch there is a Benjamin Moore color:

56885-0

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Offline WarnerConstCo.

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2012, 09:30 AM »
You can get the paint codes from Festool, if you ask nicely...

I found that out after the fact.  When I painted my Festo chain mortiser Festool colors, I took my router up to my local mom and pop paint store.

She was able to match them almost perfectly in an industrial oil based enamel for me.

Offline Mitchewd

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #4 on: December 27, 2016, 07:31 PM »
I found the following Sherwin Williams page that lists their paint colors by RAL code:

http://oem.sherwin-williams.com/services/color-cards/ral-color-selector

RAL.    SW Name
7035   Light Gray   
6018   Yellow Green
5004   Black Blue

I haven't tried this yet, but will pick up some samples this week to see how close they are.

Offline Untidy Shop

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #5 on: December 27, 2016, 07:52 PM »
Festool Colors
Reply number 7 at -
http://festoolownersgroup.com/finishing/festool-colour/msg427928/#msg427928

As stated most paint stores can use a calibrator to get the formula for their or your chosen paint brand.


And Makita Color
Reply number 5 at -
http://festoolownersgroup.com/other-tools-accessories/makita-colors-references/msg480547/#msg480547
« Last Edit: December 27, 2016, 08:34 PM by Untidy Shop »
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Offline Kevin D.

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Re: Festool Paint Color(s)
« Reply #6 on: December 28, 2016, 01:35 AM »
The green is a 'Sweet pea' with BM.  The grey is a custom color with BM.  I have cans of them in my supply somewhere.  I can dig up the grey and give you the BM codes if you need them for the match they made for me.
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