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post #1 of 9
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Hey,
I want a custom applique for my case window. I have the design - i just need to vectorise it (urgh). The only custom ones i can find are in america, not the UK. although i did find kustomcomputers.co.uk (i think thats the address) they're £30. If push comes to shove ill go to them, but for now has anyone else got any other places that'll do it. I dont know if i should etch it my self
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post #2 of 9
Check here its a FAQ I made on Buying online and there is a section on UK and alot of them have them.
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Another option would to be to get the canned glass etching/frosting stuff (usually either fine silica or a frost-like paint) and do it yourself. Just print the image, reverse mask it and away you go!
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how would i reverse mask it?
this is the image
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could i just cut the black out and masking tape it to the plexiglass? and use something for the eyes? or would the spray get under the paper?
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^^bump
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post #7 of 9
If you are careful it will not seep under. Print it on the heavyest paper you can and cut out the bladck part and tape it to your window. Cut disks for the eyes.
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post #8 of 9
Yes you could,it would bleed through one layer of paper so make sure to put several layers of masking tape beneath it and you should be fine.

You can use rubber cement to attach the eyes,after the frost has dried the rubber cement and eyes will roll right off.
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thanks
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