ROTJ Girth Color Check

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    ROTJ Girth Color Check

    Hello All
    If someone is an expert on the proper color for a rotj girth, could they please tell me if im somewhat close or not at all near what the right color should be?


    girth2-jpg
    girth1-jpg
    girth3-jpg

    It looks too....mmmmm brown?
    Let me know what you think

    James

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    Re: ROTJ Girth Color Check

    what color did you use? how did you color it? i dont think it is red enough...i like it for ESB, though! can you add some more red to it? or just send it to me...

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    Re: ROTJ Girth Color Check

    i used the latex stain method..the stain color was "eldorado" and when i opened it up it was pretty dang orangy brown, so i went back to my paint store and asked them to redden it up a bit. the guy did add quite a bit of whatever it is they use to change the color so that it was closer to red, but im still not happy with it. i think im gonna try to just get the RIT dye in red and stain it over my current dye job? or im wondering if i should go back to the paint store and ask them to redden it up even more...hmmm

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    Re: ROTJ Girth Color Check

    Thats pretty correct, bruv. It needs to be a hair darker, but you could prolly fix that by either dipping it again, or misting it with black.

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    Re: ROTJ Girth Color Check

    Needs to be more red.

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    Re: ROTJ Girth Color Check

    alrighty i shall add some red then, and mist it with black for some dirtiness

    thanks guys!

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