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MacBook just returned with some new looks.

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In my family's computer store we just gained the service of a local artist who has offered to do custom paint jobs for us on cases. We wanted a tester first so my macbook went into the dip and came back carbon fibered . The guy charges roughly $60-120 depending on design and does a phenominal job.






By the way, also put a 320GB hard drive, 2GB of ram, and made the Apple logo blue instead of white while I had the case stripped. I also just got it triple-booted today (Vista, OSX, Ubuntu (Hearty Heron Beta)) it was quite a pain.
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post #2 of 20
That looks pretty amazing. I'd love to do that to my Dell Vostro. If only that guy lived around here lol
post #3 of 20
Holy crap! It looks awesome! Wish I could have that done to my MacBook.
 
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post #4 of 20
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Originally Posted by onlycodered View Post
Holy crap! It looks awesome! Wish I could have that done to my MacBook.
What MacBook are you running? Mine is the Intel 2.0 version (Dual Core).
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post #5 of 20
wow that looks amazing! my laptop needs a new look. lots of scratches and stuff. idaho.. only a state up from me.. lol
 
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freakin awesome! im jealous
    
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post #7 of 20
I would KILL for that. Questions though...
do you know if the guy would do it witha laptop i shipped him?
and does it void the warranty?
also... any other finishes or just carbon fiber?

no matter what that looks amazing
    
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post #8 of 20
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Yes he would do it, and yes it voids the warranty. Also yes he has all sorts of finishes and colors. Hit me up witha PM if you want more info.
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post #9 of 20
Not to be a total a$$hole but isnt this considered advertising?
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post #10 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by silverwing View Post
Not to be a total a$ but isnt this considered advertising?
No, he's showing off his MacBook, which btw, is sweet! I have a MBP, can he do it to mine? lol. Does he use the original casing?

Edit: nvm, dumb question.
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