The Budgerigar Society

Ring Specifications & Colours

Ring Specification/Colour

In 2009 the Budgerigar Society adopted the World Budgerigar Organisation Ring Specification and Colour Sequence. This runs in a 6-year cycle as detailed below.

Minimum internal diameter 4.30mm
Maximum internal diameter 4.50mm
Wall thickness 0.60 – 0.90 mm
Ring height 3.85 – 4.00 mm

Standard Rings

Minimum internal diameter 3.90mm
Maximum internal diameter 4.00mm
Wall thickness 0.60 – 0.90 mm
Ring height 3.85 – 4.00 mm

Colour Budgerigar Rings

 

Colour Pantone Code RAL Code Year Year
Violet 249 U 4008 2009 2015
Orange 1505 U 2003 2010 2016
Dark Blue 301 U 5019 2011 2017
Red 1797 U 3002 2012 2018
Black 2U2X 8005 2013 2019
Pastel Green 344 U (closest) 6019 2014  

 

Colour Pantone Code RAL Code Year Year
Dark Green 3292U 6026 2020 2026
Violet 249 U 4008 2021 2027
Dark Brown 1535U 8003 2022 2028
Dark Blue 301 U 5019 2023 2029
Red 1797 U 3002 2024 2030
Black 2U2X 8005 2025 2031