Archive for November, 2023

Color of Atari 400 and 800

Freitag, November 24th, 2023

a friend of mine Steve Boswell suggested PLA+ eSUN 3D Bone white (Knochenweiss)


Color of Atari XE and ST Computers RAL 9006

Freitag, November 24th, 2023

I checked it with a RAL Color Reader  and for not yellowed Computer RAL9006 weißalluminium seems to be the best choice.
First try:
is looking good



Color for Atari XL Printing Project RAL 1013 perlweiß

Freitag, November 24th, 2023

For 3D Printing I needed the color of the original cases of the XE and ST Series. So I bought a color checking device RAL RAL Color Reader  and a RAL Farbkarte.
I checked several Atari XL Computer in different state of yellowing.

The best looking NOS Atari on the left side has the following colors.
RAL 1013 Perlweiß is best fitting for good looking Atari XL Computer not yellowed


For more yellowed units


RAL 1014 Elfenbein fitts for yellowed units like the right one.

First try RAL 1013