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Can I paint the PCI slots and memory slots?

post #1 of 9
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I was wondering if i can paint the PCI Express slots and memory slots. I am wanting to get an ASUS motherboard but I am wanting a blue and black theme and not the red and black one that is currently on the board. I will also prob replace the heatsinks on the motherboard as well.

Please give any help or support that you know of. Anything would be helpful. I think i remember someone painting them before but i just want to make sure that it will work and without any side effects. I would hate to buy a somewhat expensive motherboard and then just ruin it by painting it.

Also, might be painting the GPU as well. Any help with this as well would be a great help.
Edited by ianclowe4c - 4/9/12 at 8:33pm
post #2 of 9
Dont paint anything just get a board with the right colour scheme.isnt msi blue and black?
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I would not. As stated, when people pick a color theme for rigs, that usually narrows down component selection as well.
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Ya look for an MSI board they blue and black or a gigabyte they r all black

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post #5 of 9
get asrock,msi or gigibyte, Gigibyte is all black, asrock is gold/black and msi is blue/black
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While I agree that you shouldn't, you can paint the slots provided you don't paint over the electrical connectors.

If you must (I strongly suggest you don't), follow this thread: Link
     
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post #7 of 9
Don't do eeet! Like everyone else said, just buy a motherboard with the color scheme you crave.
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Or buy a case with no windows smile.gif
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post #9 of 9
you can remove the slots and dye them.... or you can use a very small brush...
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