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I might just slap a matte black and Satin Clear coat on it first and see what looks best.

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You may be right, The matte is growing on me. My wife thought that was the final paint just now when I showed it to her.
Either way it will need to be sanded and finished. I might just slap a matte black and Satin Clear coat on it first and see what looks best.

BE ABSOLUTELY SURE HUMIDITY IS BELOW %30- I painted my motorcycle without thinking of this fact and the stain clean picked up the humidity and turned my gas tank, fairings, and fenders white. You can go without a clear coat and use Sating Black acrylic enamel, It turns out just as well if you don't mind a small loss of depth
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How does that U Channel handle circles?
I need to cut a few large holes for a client, and he needs uchannel molding around the entire thing.

I know with a few straight U channels, it doesn't not handle it well at ALL.
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BE ABSOLUTELY SURE HUMIDITY IS BELOW %30- I painted my motorcycle without thinking of this fact and the stain clean picked up the humidity and turned my gas tank, fairings, and fenders white. You can go without a clear coat and use Sating Black acrylic enamel, It turns out just as well if you don't mind a small loss of depth

I'll remember that..

And Rawfuls it seems to work real well. This is about a 1 inch circle. worked good
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Couple of teaser pictures.. I saved the front bezel from the radio. I am planning on putting it back on the case and installing the power and reset switches in it. I was also thinking of putting Headphone and mic and a couple USB plugs in the other holes. What do you guys think? Also whats the best way to hold the headphone and mic plugs in place?

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Edited by AlderonnX - 11/26/12 at 8:45pm
post #56 of 245
oh my effing head...So sick! nice work.
post #57 of 245
Can't wait for you to finish...so I can steal it.
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man i wish i could see hte pics at work frown.gif
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Can't wait for you to finish...so I can steal it.

lmao
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lookin' good! i've been following quietly ph34r-smiley.gif
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