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I'm might be painting the inside of my case black (kandalf lcs)


is this paint good to use?
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=60_117&products_id=30427



if not, what should I get
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 5/4/11 at 1:13pm
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Pick up a $5 can of like Valspar, Krylon or Rust-oleum from Lowes or Home Depot
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Originally Posted by Theory;13381172 
Pick up a $5 can of like Valspar, Krylon or Rust-oleum from Lowes or Home Depot

are they ok to use in a pc
I might have some out in my garage:)
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Curious as to why you are looking at the clear neon stuff. That stuff is mediocre on its best day as far as being UV reactive. And the black is meant for covering mistakes.
Seriously a $3.00 can of Krylon will stick better and also look better.
I do not know your budget but I usually get Montana spray paint or Belton Molotow spray paint. Both are above average in quality, have a wide color selection, are very reasonably priced and easy to get over the web if not available to you locally.
You can check both out at http://artprimo.com/catalog/spray-paint-c-26.html
Edited by Bulldozer72 - 5/4/11 at 1:04pm
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If you can find a local shop to do the work, get it powdercoated!!

Will cost more than painting it yourself but it will be perfectly done and you won't have to do any of the dirty work. Check out my case mod worklog (link in sig) for examples of a case before and after powdercoating.
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Originally Posted by Bulldozer72;13381357 
Curious as to why you are looking at the clear neon stuff. That stuff is mediocre on its best day as far as being UV reactive. And the black is meant for covering mistakes.
Seriously a $3.00 can of Krylon will stick better and also look better.
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You can check both out at http://artprimo.com/catalog/spray-paint-c-26.html

I was on performance-pcs looking for some stuff
and come accost that
ya I don't thing I'll get it
see that I can use a 5$ can of paint vs a 20$ one
Quote:
Originally Posted by MCBrown.CA;13381395 
If you can find a local shop to do the work, get it powdercoated!!

Will cost more than painting it yourself but it will be perfectly done and you won't have to do any of the dirty work. Check out my case mod worklog (link in sig) for examples of a case before and after powdercoating.

I might be able to get my dad to do that
he's done it lots of times
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 5/4/11 at 1:07pm
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id spend the money and get it powdercoated. if you plan to keep it for awhile
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Quote:
Originally Posted by graphicsman;13381447 
id spend the money and get it powdercoated. if you plan to keep it for awhile

keep what for awhile? the case or the paint?
I plan to keep the case for a long time
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