Ditzler code 72827 - red
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Dark Red. Another common paint color promotional name is Red. The color formulation has been used between 1986 and 1989, primarily by Nissan; but also by Datsun. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: 200SX, Maxima, Stanza, 300ZX, Sentra, Pulsar, and Pathfinder. See the full detailed list below.

72827 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 70000 to 79999 range are primarily shades of red and pink. These PPG codes serve as a great way to track the usage of paint between and within vehicle manufacturers.


Example of the color Ditzler 72827
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 72827 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1986DatsunDatsun329RedTruck
1986Nissan329Dark RedMaxima 200SX 300ZX (USA Truck Dupont N8633)
1986Nissan200SX329Dark Red
1986Nissan300ZX329Dark Red
1986NissanMaxima329Dark Red
1987Nissan329Dark RedMaxima Pathfinder Pulsar Sentra Stanza 200SX 300ZX Van Truck (USA Truck Dupont N8633)
1987Nissan200SX329Dark Red
1987Nissan300ZX329Dark Red
1987NissanMaxima329Dark Red
1987NissanPathfinder329Dark Red
1987NissanPulsar329Dark Red
1987NissanSentra329Dark Red
1987NissanStanza329Dark Red
1988Nissan329Dark RedMaxima Stanza 200SX Van
1988Nissan200SX329Dark Red
1988NissanMaxima329Dark Red
1988NissanStanza329Dark Red
1989Nissan329Dark RedVan

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Make/Year Code : 329
PPG/Ditzler : 72827
Dupont : N8633, G8509
Martin Senour : 23671
RM/BASF : 16307
Glasurit : NIS-329

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