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Few quick questions about modding my CM 690 II Adv case

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1. Is it possible to get all of the mesh off of the case for painting?

2. What steps should be taken to paint the mesh? Do you still need to sand it since it is mesh? Its usually sand>primer>coat right? Should I do a clear coat or something over the coat of paint to preserve it?

3. What is a good white spray paint I can get in a store? (Walmart, Target, Home Depot, Lowes, Sherwin-Williams, and all the rest of stores in Bay Area are acceptable).
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1. yes it is...easily taken off..and yes it can be easily painted as well..
2.steps are sand>primer>coat and u can add clear coat if u dont use glossy type of paint..
3.duplicolor cans are good for me...
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1) yes you need to unbend the tabs that hold it down and push it out
also the top you should take out the filter sheet

2) sand, prime, paint, coat, wait
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