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Michael Gilligan30/09/2020 09:49:58
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We see occasional questions about colour-matching, etc.

So I thought this little story might be of interest: **LINK**

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/why-are-all-swedish-cottages-painted-red-180975914/

... and yes, there is some ‘engineering’ involved.

MichaelG.

Roderick Jenkins30/09/2020 10:06:35
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You're right, it is interesting.

Stay well,

Rod

ega30/09/2020 12:27:07
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I think the traditional colour scheme for barns in Denmark is ochre and red.

V8Eng30/09/2020 12:30:19
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Edited By V8Eng on 30/09/2020 12:31:46

Neil Wyatt30/09/2020 16:45:10
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One of the oldest paint pigments, as used in the stone age...

Neil

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