Ditzler code 22270 - brown
This brown automotive paint color is most commonly known as Cameo Beige. Other common color promotional names include Mission Beige, Shell Beige, Bahama Sand, Almond Beige, and Beige. The color formulation has been used between 1963 and 1983, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, GM, Oldsmobile, Cadillac, Buick, and Chrysler. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Tempest, GTO, Corvair, Chevelle, Nova, ChevyII, and Chrysler Special Order / Fleet. See the full detailed list below.

22270 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 20000 to 29999 range are primarily shades of brown, beige, and cream. These PPG codes serve as a great way to track the usage of paint between and within vehicle manufacturers.

Example of the color Ditzler 22270
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 22270 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1963CadillacCadillac44Bahama Sand
1963GM44Bahama Sand
1964CadillacCadillac44Bahama Sand
1964GM44Bahama Sand
1965BuickBuickVShell Beige
1965ChevroletChevelleVCameo Beige
1965ChevroletChevroletVCameo Beige
1965ChevroletChevyIIVCameo Beige
1965ChevroletCorvairVCameo Beige
1965ChevroletNovaVCameo Beige
1965GMVShell Beige
1965OldsmobileOldsmobileVAlmond Beige
1965PontiacGTOVMission Beige
1965PontiacPontiacVMission Beige
1965PontiacTempestVMission Beige
1966BuickBuickVShell Beige
1966ChevroletChevelleVCameo Beige
1966ChevroletChevroletVCameo Beige
1966ChevroletChevyIIVCameo Beige
1966ChevroletCorvairVCameo Beige
1966ChevroletNovaVCameo Beige
1966GMVShell Beige
1966OldsmobileOldsmobileVAlmond Beige
1966PontiacGTOVMission Beige
1966PontiacPontiacVMission Beige
1966PontiacTempestVMission Beige
1983ChryslerFleetDT6235BeigeDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
GM(Fisher code) : WA3136
Chrysler/Dodge : DT6235
Make/Year Code : DT6235, 44, V
PPG/Ditzler : 22270
Dupont : 96261, 4401, 4401L, 93-96261L, 93-96261
Acme/Rogers : 9188
Sherwin Williams : 8039
RM/BASF : 1530, A1530

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