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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 20th, 01, 12:47 AM Thread Starter
 
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Can anyone tell me the color finish back and front,and who made the tire?and does anyone have a paint formula for shock gray? THANKS!
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 20th, 01, 09:19 AM
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Rick's First Generation has the shock paint in spray cans - #32-030 - matches original Delco color and gloss exactly. Used it on my (original) spiral shocks before selling them to a local Camaro restorer (they will live on as "correct" shocks on a "trailer queen" original COPO car he owns), and used it to paint the new Delco gas shocks I replaced them with.

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Not really looking for spray can,my brother ownes auto paint store would rather mix myself.How about the space saver?
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 23rd, 01, 04:42 AM
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The space saver in my 1969 is gray in color, but I am not sure of the exact color. I plan on painting in the next few weeks, so I will have to match the color at a local paint shop. I had the same question on the color myself. The tire is made be BF Goodrich and is 7.75-14 in size as dictated on the sidewall. This size depends on the tire/wheel combination it replaces. You can see a picture of it here. The inflator pictured is a GM service replacement and differs from the original which is larger in diameter. Hope this helps.

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Thanks,Craig a fellow Cdn the pic is great the one I have is made by BF Goodrich but the size is 7.35 by 14 and the color is the same as the jack base.
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