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If you want to get a really nice look with aluminum, anodizing is your best bet.
    
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Originally Posted by Hysteria~ View Post
If you want to get a really nice look with aluminum, anodizing is your best bet.
^ This and it will last much longer then any powder coating.
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thanks for the info. looking for shops in my area.
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post #14 of 17
Definitely hang onto that case! It just oozes quality and class.
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The case is perfect as-is. Don't mess it up. -.-
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I say get some of that "Hammered" Spray paint. I have some at home that I just a aluminum Mailbox with. Its copper colored now and has a great texture and look to it.
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post #17 of 17
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I say get some of that "Hammered" Spray paint. I have some at home that I just a aluminum Mailbox with. Its copper colored now and has a great texture and look to it.
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Powdercoating an aluminium case? Sorry but thats blasphemy!
Could work out cool, but i wouldn't do it.
Great deal on it though!
And if you're going to powdercoat it, im very curious on how it'll work out!
Spray painting a Lian Li is blasphemy. I had my A05 powder coated and it was a huge pain. I just think the guy doesn't have much experience with thin metals or maybe because it was aluminum. It turned out great, but had to settle for a single stage color. Originally I had chose candy red and it turned out to be a disaster. A single stage color worked great and I ended up with "wrinkle black."

I really wouldn't do much to a lian li since it takes away from the simple look they have. Some mods look well, but the inverted cases are a bit more difficult to mod IMO.
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