Ditzler code 12763 - blue
This blue automotive paint color is most commonly known as Medium Blue. Other common color promotional names include Nassau Blue and Blue. The color formulation has been used between 1964 and 1983, primarily by Plymouth; but also by Chrysler and Dodge. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Imperial, Chrysler Special Order / Fleet, Barracuda, Valiant, Fury, and Belvedere. See the full detailed list below.

12763 is a paint code for PPG (Pittsburgh Plate Glass) who has been providing automotive paints since 1924 (originally Ditzler Color Company subsidiary acquired in 1928). PPG/Ditzler codes in the 10000 to 95000 range were used on new paint formulations from the late 1930's to 1968. PPG/Ditzler codes in the 10000 to 19999 range are primarily shades of blue. These PPG codes serve as a great way to track the usage of paint between and within vehicle manufacturers.


Example of the color Ditzler 12763
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 12763 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1964ChryslerDNassau Blue
1964ChryslerImperialDNassau Blue
1964DodgeDodgeDNassau Bluenot 880
1965ChryslerDNassau Blue
1965DodgeDodgeDMedium Blue
1965PlymouthBarracudaDMedium Blue
1965PlymouthBelvedereDMedium Blue
1965PlymouthFuryDMedium Blue
1965PlymouthPlymouthDMedium Blue
1965PlymouthValiantDMedium Blue
1983ChryslerFleetDT8288BlueDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Chrysler/Dodge : DT8288
Make/Year Code : D, DT8288
PPG/Ditzler : 12763
Dupont : 4500L, 181-96944, 4500, 96944
Acme/Rogers : 9289
Martin Senour : 1566
Sherwin Williams : 8666
RM/BASF : 1668, A1668

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