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Old 24-01-18, 23:32
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Hi to all i will soon be working on my ford cab 13 and i am wandering what color is the speedo face and the guages. My dash has faded to badly to tell. I have in the past bought gauges and they range in color tan , black,gray red letter and white letters so i am looking for help in picking the proper color
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Old 25-01-18, 21:55
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The face background is a dark graphite colour, while the lettering is either white or white-outlined red, depending on the gauge.

There are usually any number of New Old Stock gauges, even Speedometers, available on E-bay, it's just a matter of biding your time until the right item at the right price turns up.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-Ford-11...1aGxg2&vxp=mtr

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1941-1942-F...JZWms8&vxp=mtr

https://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-FUEL-GA...VXkSXP&vxp=mtr

If you have good working gauges with poor condition faces, there are also vendors that sell printed vinyl decals to apply.
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Old 26-01-18, 05:06
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Thanks Tony yes I have been going to swap meets for cars and trucks and as I said I have found many colors out there.
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