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Old 03/21/18, 04:03 PM   #1
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Grill color suggestion

Body is back on the roller and starting to assemble.

The body and grill are Wimbledon. Since it is going to have bright trim around the headlights and grill, red FORD letters, I was thinking Argent for the grill. One friend says leave it white and another says black.

White soft top, Parchment seats, black carpet and roll bar. hubcaps and black spare tire cover.

Thoughts?

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Old 03/21/18, 04:08 PM   #2
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I like your first suggestion - Argent. I think Argent looks best with the bright trim.

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Old 03/21/18, 04:19 PM   #3
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Old 03/21/18, 04:37 PM   #4
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Old 03/21/18, 04:40 PM   #5
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Old 03/21/18, 05:06 PM   #6
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Old 03/21/18, 05:20 PM   #7
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Wimbledon, I think it will look awesome with the bright chrome trim and red letters

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Old 03/21/18, 06:32 PM   #8
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How did you do that?

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Old 03/21/18, 07:18 PM   #9
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Argent or Wimbledon - not black

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Old 03/21/18, 07:22 PM   #10
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Argent with trim and it will look like a Ranger.

Black grill and front of core support and it will look like a Special Decor with an added Stripe kit.

I'd do either.

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Old 03/21/18, 07:46 PM   #11
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Thanks for the input all.

Coming soon: 76 - 302, 4R70W, NP205, 2.5SL, 1"BL, 31x10.5 LUBR
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Old 03/21/18, 08:06 PM   #12
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am i the only one who doesnt know what argent looks like?
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Old 03/21/18, 08:13 PM   #13
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am i the only one who doesnt know what argent looks like?
Check out the white 77 Ranger in my Garage.

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Old 03/22/18, 11:32 AM   #15
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Check out the white 77 Ranger in my Garage.
Yep, that's the way it should looks.

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