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post #21401 of 28613
So you made the PSU cover and HDD cover out of acrylic? How do you cut it for it not to get damaged? I was planing to use some sheet metal, but acrylic looks much cleaner. The piece on the PSU was actually black, or was it clear and you painted it?
post #21402 of 28613
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Originally Posted by nicolasl46;13538974 
So you made the PSU cover and HDD cover out of acrylic? How do you cut it for it not to get damaged? I was planing to use some sheet metal, but acrylic looks much cleaner. The piece on the PSU was actually black, or was it clear and you painted it?

I cut it with a dremel and diamond cutting wheel. Yes it started off being clear. Once I finished the bend I peeled off the protective film from the back and painted it satin black. 3 very good coats.
    
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Originally Posted by Rockr69;13540940 
I cut it with a dremel and diamond cutting wheel. Yes it started off being clear. Once I finished the bend I peeled off the protective film from the back and painted it satin black. 3 very good coats.

Sorry for all the questions bro rolleyes.gif So the PSU cover is just one piece? Did you heat it up in order to bend it?
post #21404 of 28613
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Originally Posted by nicolasl46;13541258 
Sorry for all the questions bro rolleyes.gif So the PSU cover is just one piece? Did you heat it up in order to bend it?

yes. If you're going to try this take your time heating and place the point of your bend about an 1/8" out from whatever you have the acrylic clamped between
    
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Wow.. 2 million hits.. Amazing accomplishment Men and Women.. I am so proud that my dad started this. He knows and he sends his love to all of the CMSSC on all our different sites.. Thank you for being such a great Team.

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hmmmm really felling that msi 580 lightning, might have to get one and cut
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post #21407 of 28613
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yes. If you're going to try this take your time heating and place the point of your bend about an 1/8" out from whatever you have the acrylic clamped between

How do you heat and bend it?
post #21408 of 28613
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Originally Posted by LostRib;13542976 
How do you heat and bend it?

Probably using a heat gun, can't user flame because acrylic will burn and turn black, right?
post #21409 of 28613
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Originally Posted by nicolasl46;13543189 
Probably using a heat gun, can't user flame because acrylic will burn and turn black, right?

Exactly.
    
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post #21410 of 28613
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TQ biggrin.gif

and since im still in carbon craze devil.gif the original custom storm scout design on right side panel been added with a layer of carbon sticker..
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also, another pic for better angle (i think its better wink.gif) of my Twin-turbine Scout cool.gif
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That looks brilliant! How loud are those fans?
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