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MM Radiator Color?

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Brent R

07-11-2014 11:36:22

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I am restoring my 1952 MM ZAU and had to put a new radiator in it. I was wondering what color they came in originally?

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Brent R

07-11-2014 20:03:22

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 Re: MM Radiator Color? in reply to Brent R, 07-11-2014 11:36:22  
Thank you guys! That"s what I assumed, but thought I would ask first.

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07-11-2014 18:16:23

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 Re: MM Radiator Color? in reply to Brent R, 07-11-2014 11:36:22  
I like to paint mine black also. Radiators I have seen on original tractors were not painted at all. Just the galvanized color with MM paint overspray.

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07-11-2014 17:52:10

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 Re: MM Radiator Color? in reply to Brent R, 07-11-2014 11:36:22  
As Alan said... My little old radiator guy told me to only paint cores with chassis black as other paints hold the heat.

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Alan K

07-11-2014 12:05:38

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 Re: MM Radiator Color? in reply to Brent R, 07-11-2014 11:36:22  
Im guessing a black core although I don't doubt some might have been a different color. I thought I had heard one time that radiator shops use a special paint that happens to be black, but it doesn't hold heat like regular paint does.

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