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British Standard Colors (BSC 381C) Scale Effects Comparison

This table illustrates the effects of scale on color. Comparing the original color to interpreted colors based on scale effect, you can see that some colors are affected by scale more than others. We used 7% fade for 1/32, 10% for 1/48, 15% for 1/72, and 23% for 1/144 scales.

BSC Nr Name Original Color 1/32 1/48 1/72 1/144
104 Azure Blue          
105 Oxford Blue          
110 Roundel Blue          
210 Sky          
220 Olive Green          
241 Dark Green          
283 RAF Interior Green          
285 NATO Green          
298 Olive Drab          
356 Rescue Yellow          
361 Light Stone          
362 Middle Stone          
368 ID/Trainer Yellow          
450 Dark Earth          
537 Signal Red          
538 Post Office Red          
626 Camouflage Grey          
627 Light Aircraft Grey          
629 Ocean Grey          
633 RAF Blue/Grey          
634 Slate          
636 PRU Blue          
637 Medium Sea Grey          
638 Dark Sea Gray          
639 Light Slate Grey          
640 Extra Dark Sea Grey          
641 Dark Green          
642 Night Black          

For more information on how we generate and analyze our colors, look here.

Bibliography

  • British Standard Colours, e-paint.co.uk

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