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post #51 of 95
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I should have the top grill finished tonight. I will try experimenting with heating copper for different surface effects too.

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Edited by Bill Owen - 11/20/11 at 4:06am
post #52 of 95
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talk about SHINY, the Blue Sun 120mm fan grill, designed by Roboduck! this will go over rear exhaust fan.

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post #53 of 95
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The "Serenity" Kanji 2x 120mm fan grill is cnc milled from 1/4" thick Copper. It was Flame colored with Acetylene Torch.

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post #54 of 95
That is looking just gorgeous.
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post #55 of 95
SO FREAKIN' AMAZING! It's not even a case anymore. . .it's a work of art! I just thought of an analogy: this case is as amazing as Christina Hendricks is hot thumb.gif
post #56 of 95
Nothing short of amazing. You are truly an artist.
    
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post #57 of 95
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Thank you! I appreciate you posting your comments! I'm glad you like it!
post #58 of 95
Wow cant imagine how much that chunk of copper cost!
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post #59 of 95
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yes, it can get spendy...Flamed Copper "SERENITY" in Kanji, 240 grill installed.... knicked & painted socket head screws and dry brush painted the inside / outter edges of the grill....

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post #60 of 95
Looks awesome! Can't wait to see how it looks filled up with gear.
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