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I am looking for a specific paint scheme from the 80's it was on a Mack calendar. I believe it might have been a mixer but it was a silver r model with red stripes over the hood back to cab and downward on doors 3 stripes about 2 inches wide each. If anyone can point me towards this specific paint scheme i would really appreciate it. Thanks!

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If it was a mixer it could be DM. Very similar schemes they had with only difference of the offset cab.

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Никогда не бывает слишком много грузовиков! leversole 11.2012

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Wasn't you looking for this?

mackr model  interstater_zpspoizng1z.jpg

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Никогда не бывает слишком много грузовиков! leversole 11.2012

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8 hours ago, Vladislav said:

Wasn't you looking for this?

mackr model  interstater_zpspoizng1z.jpg

Somewhere that truck has a man standing next to it in an advertisement too.

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Dog.jpg.487f03da076af0150d2376dbd16843ed.jpgPlodding along with no job nor practical application for my existence, but still trying to fix what's broke.

 

 

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I have drawn some stripes on a picture that roughly illustrate the stripes I remember from the 80's calendar I'm hoping this jars someones memory keep in mind the stripes would be on a solid background not the two tone Iimg002.thumb.jpg.2efaa2440d3eefb8b78c9f74dea9d10c.jpg have drawn on

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9 minutes ago, 66dc75 said:

Yeah Keith or Danny Partridge 

I'm thinking it was an actual advertisement in a magazine. It wasn't a Hollywood actor I recognize and certainly would have either one of those two. I used to watch The Partidge Family show as a kid so knew the characters quite well.

Susan Dey is still very pretty to this day and is originally from about 20 miles distant from me.

Dog.jpg.487f03da076af0150d2376dbd16843ed.jpgPlodding along with no job nor practical application for my existence, but still trying to fix what's broke.

 

 

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Nice older photo. Does the truck still exist in that condition?

Dog.jpg.487f03da076af0150d2376dbd16843ed.jpgPlodding along with no job nor practical application for my existence, but still trying to fix what's broke.

 

 

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There was a U model inside the back cover of the brochure that was silver with red stripes. The U model brochure was green on the front. Still can't post a picture here for you because something changed on the forum site. 

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4 hours ago, bbigrig said:

There was a U model inside the back cover of the brochure that was silver with red stripes. The U model brochure was green on the front. Still can't post a picture here for you because something changed on the forum site. 

My email is richbanaszak@yahoo.com if you send a pic there i would really appreciate it  Thanks Rich

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1980 Mack Construction unit catalog.

On 7/13/2019 at 6:14 PM, Prowrench said:

I am looking for a specific paint scheme from the 80's it was on a Mack calendar. I believe it might have been a mixer but it was a silver r model with red stripes over the hood back to cab and downward on doors 3 stripes about 2 inches wide each. If anyone can point me towards this specific paint scheme i would really appreciate it. Thanks!

The Dealer 1980 MACK Construction Truck Brochure has it on the cover  along with a few other units.

 

 

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14 hours ago, Prowrench said:

this is the one!!!! what is this a brochure? what year I'd like to see a side view Thank you so much!!!!

This truck is in several brochures. Thus angle is from a DM model brochure in 1980. As 41Chevy stated earlier, the side view you are looking for is in the 1980 construction line brochure. I don't have a copy of that one.

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