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Can anybody help me? I am trying to finf the pantone colour for Rifles green.
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Don't mention pink cords...
Just in case it makes a difference, and being an incorrigible pedant, it's Rifle Green.
Rifle green, I beleive t-shirt companys call it bottle green.
And pink cords, BB?
( a certain gentleman of Germanic origin... )
It has been known by certain different names over the years and Rifle Green is popular again. It was also known as Brunswick Green but as Brunswick made Rifles for the Light Div it was also known as Rifle Green.
Being from a regiment with colours we used to wind up our trg pln commander by answering any colour name apart from the one he wanted to hear. Yes he was RGJ!
Southern Railway used a very similar shade known as Malcanite green. It doesnt matter as it fades with washing!
Green = Pantone 553 C (#336633)
Black = Black C (#000000)
Red = Pantone 485 C (#FF0000)
Bugle should be either Pantone 877C Metallic or 30% Black
Hope this helps.
( but I've written it down, anyway...)
Pantone, Rifle Green, 19 0419 TCX - color-swatches.com
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