Ditzler code IM472 - green
This green automotive paint color is most commonly known as Faunce Green. The color formulation has been used between 1928 and 1931, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Oldsmobile. We have records of this color appearing on the Chevrolet and Oldsmobile. See the full detailed list below.

IM472 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 starting with the letters "IM" indicate Ditz-Lac colored lacquers and polychromatics (fine aluminum powder added) and were used before 1940.


Example of the color Ditzler IM472
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code IM472 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1928ChevroletChevroletFaunce Greenbody (wheels IM19), Coupe model
1928ChevroletChevroletFaunce Greenbody (wheels IM21), Sedan model
1929ChevroletChevroletFaunce Greenbody (wheels IM19), Coupe model
1929ChevroletChevroletFaunce Greenbody (wheels IM21), Sedan model
1931OldsmobileOldsmobile409Faunce Greenupper body, 2-door sedan

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : IM472
Dupont : 246-30113

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