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Im gonna paint my old Compaq's case, any tips would just spray paint do?

Should I rough up the case with sand paper before painting?

Do I need to take the old paint off completely or can I paint over it?

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i would say to use automotive grade spray paint that you can get from automive shops and i would allso suggest sanding back to bare metal for the best results allso primer it first then apply the paint you want and mask off and parts you dont want overspray on
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you can paint over it but you will need to sand it first ,then you will want to prime it .then you can paint it It all depends what kind of finish you want it to have in the end,but you can have a mirror gloss finish if you take the time and follow the necessary steps.There are some FAQs in the FAQs section about painting sorry I don't have time to look.
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This is the best computer painting guide out there.

Spooky's Computer painting guide

Any questions feel free to ask me
    
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Cool thanks guys, nice guide to.
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