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Painting taxi/landing lights ribs

It’s easier to paint the inside of the taxi/landing lights ribs before assembly.

I don’t know the paint schema yet, but for sure it will be white with some other colors.
But which white color?

I browsed the internet and found out that a standard white color is “Matterhorn white”, so I purchased that from the local auto paint dealer and did a test.
It didn’t look nice, it was more light gray than white.

Then I contacted TAF and found out they use Mipa OC 2k-PUR paint with color-code T90, which is a basis white color used to mixed all other colors.

I purchased a small amount of T90 and used HS10 hardener fast and V25 thinner and sprayed the ribs: