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Oi ... I suggested it as well ... lmao ... but I like that U are going with this board and the all matte black with the subtle orange striping will look amazing ... Great choice !!
Look forward to seeing more developments
Oh,, sorry .. redface.gif. I should have my paint soon. Ordered 1 from Bombing Science and One is being mixed for me.

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wait you can take the heatsinks off mobos and paint them and re-attach them? this is news to me lol. didnt know that was possible.
also i think you should bump your budget stupid crazy high and get a totally custom mobo where the board itself is orange. that would be super hardcore thumbsupsmiley.png
Yes you can remove sinks quite easily. Getting Orange PCB for the Board would be cool but quite difficult.
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wait you can take the heatsinks off mobos and paint them and re-attach them? this is news to me lol. didnt know that was possible.
also i think you should bump your budget stupid crazy high and get a totally custom mobo where the board itself is orange. that would be super hardcore thumbsupsmiley.png

Yes but I would never recommend it. The difference with the MPower is that it basically has a little plate that sits on and attaches to the VRM's so that can be removed and just paint a little strip on it. It's a little different then covering the whole thing with paint which in my best educated guess would definitely disturb the heat dissipation.
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It's funny I was thinking of getting the same mobo and painting the yellow parts on the heatsinks orange too. The only thing that I've read on here is painting the whole heatsink could actually cause it to run warm. From a quick search, i've heard not to use any auto paint for engine (holds heat in). So whatever paint you go with if you do this just get something that will let heat escape. Your builds looking really good.
     
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It's funny I was thinking of getting the same mobo and painting the yellow parts on the heatsinks orange too. The only thing that I've read on here is painting the whole heatsink could actually cause it to run warm. From a quick search, i've heard not to use any auto paint for engine (holds heat in). So whatever paint you go with if you do this just get something that will let heat escape. Your builds looking really good.
One sample is this ShockOrange

The Next is Auto Body Paint Omaha Orange used in Specific Years of Dodge and a few other Manufacturers. No High Temp Paint. And i wont be Covering the Blocks Only Covering what MSI did in Orange Instead of Yellow. thumb.giftongue.gif
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Can't wait to see how it turns out. We need an update.
     
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Can't wait to see how it turns out. We need an update.
Hopefully Color will be here by Saturday... This Build is a Marathon not a Sprint.. biggrin.gifthumb.gifwink.gif
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This going to look awesome with all that orange lol Sub'd thumb.gif
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This going to look awesome with all that orange lol Sub'd thumb.gif
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Subbing because I love orange biggrin.gif
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Subbing because I love orange biggrin.gif
Another Orange Fan!
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