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Early Cam Cover Paint

PostPost by: kpcseven » Sun Sep 17, 2023 11:39 pm

Does anyone have a source for the hammered blue paint for S1 and S2 cam covers? I’ve searched the archives and found Rust Oleum hammered light blue but it is no longer made.
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PostPost by: 1963 S1 » Mon Sep 18, 2023 9:29 pm

I too was not able to find the Rustoleum paint. In the US, I recommend using https://mountuneusa.com/ They will vapor wash and powder coat your cover.
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PostPost by: nomad » Tue Sep 26, 2023 2:42 am

I used a dark hammerite global something or other and my paint guy lightened it. Came out quite close to the scrap of original I had. He added quite a bit of silver.

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