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Body Color

 

in painting, the term for the application of oil pigment, tempera, and other paints in a thick (seeIMPASTO) opaque layer—as distinguished from transparent or glaze effects.

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The special edition Mazda Demio 13-SKYACTIV Smart Stylish is exclusively available with the eye-catching Clear Water Blue Metallic exterior body color.
Major components of the door handle assemblies will be base coat/clear coat body color painted plastic injection molded, chrome plated zinc die cast or unpainted ultraviolet ray stable plastic injection molded.
While this is taking place, brackets for the color-keyed front fascia are installed, the fog lights placed on brackets outboard of the normal GM mounting points, a chrome and body color grille installed, the trailer hitch is sonic welded to the frame, and the front and rear bumper covers are put in place.
Players can also change the body color of selected vehicles before any race.
After selecting their vehicle make, model, year and body color, customers can easily `install' the tires and wheels of their choice.
PPG's coating, a finalist in Automotive News' annual PACE Awards for supplier process and product innovation to be announced Monday (March 6), essentially eliminates environmental emissions, waste and potential blemishes associated with liquid coatings while producing a chip-resistance, high-gloss finish that enhances body color.
Keynoter Francois Farion, of Nissan Design America, led off the Conference with his lively address on the respective impact and connotations of car body colors in various geographic, cultural, and demographic markets.
These ocean relatives of the squid can use pigment-containing cells in their skin to blend their body colors to different backgrounds, changing them from the palest white to zippy patterns of alternating light and dark.
Sexually varied body colors in birds, fish, lizards, and Amphibians have inspired a lot of analysis, remarks Melissa S.
BASF's Benefiel believes the gradual move of steel body colors to waterborne will eventually force plastic parts to be painted with waterborne, too.
Hahn described the new glass as having a neutral gray hue that complements a broad range of exterior body colors and allows interior colors to remain truer when seen through the glass.