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Does anyone know the exact name of the paint of Star Wars Pinball.

By rtotans

2 years ago

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  • Latest reply 2 years ago by Sub7vn
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#1 2 years ago

Does anyone know the exact name of the blue and red color on the cabinet is called? I need to do some touch ups and don't have the heart to take a chip of the cabinet off to match. This is for a 1992 data east Star wars Pinball. I just got my first star wars. If I can't get it to look good, then I will attempt buying the cabinet decal. Have a great pintastic day.

#2 2 years ago

Sorry to burst your bubble but you can match pinball colors like you would a car. You will have to buy paint and mix it yourself for the best match.

#3 2 years ago

You might want to try Apple Barrel brand satin or gloss acrylic paint. Walmart sells it in 2 oz bottles for about a dollar. I bought 1 bottle of satin primary blue and 1 gloss white,then mixed them to match the paint on my LW3. Looked pretty good.

#4 2 years ago

Even if you could get the paint directly from Data East, it would not match after 30+ years of exposure to who knows what environmental factors. You'll have to color match by mixing.

#5 2 years ago

I ordered some from a company that made touch ups for a lot of the blue games in pinballs a few years back, they were called pinball universe. it matched pretty close.

#6 2 years ago

go to their website, under parts

#7 2 years ago

Thanks I will try.

4 months later
#8 2 years ago

rtotans did you get what you needed there? I have used paint from here for both touch up and broader brushing, and like arcadiusmaximus suggested, there will be some differences in luster. and yes, it's the Star Wars Blue

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