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post #11 of 80
Subbed and rated, can't wait to see the final product.

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Originally Posted by manolith View Post
I WANT TO SEE THIS!!!!!!!!!!! i might do this to my two cards it would really really suck if you need to rma tho.

you sir have balls.

Edited by Kvjavs - 3/31/10 at 5:51pm
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post #12 of 80
Looks cool, looking forward to see finish product
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Looking pretty good, can't wait for the results.
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post #14 of 80
Gotta be careful when painting plastics. They don't like paint much.

Some prep work by sanding, priming, doing both, or taking the lazy way out (Krylon Fusion for plastics) can save a lot of headaches.

Looks good though. Can't wait to see it finished.
    
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Well zomg my brother thought it was a good idea to lay a plastic bag on some wet paint...
Bah... anyways.

Here is a little preview to what it could look like when its finished.
Tomorrow I am going to sand it down, do the plastic prepping stuff and stuff, and pretty much start over.



As you can see the middle stripe needs to be touched up a little. I can use my model paints and a small brush for that.



The backplate turned out pretty well actually. I won't need to sand it down since it is metal.







I need to paint that little black area around the power connectors as well.



There you go, a little "finger printed up with my excitement" preview.
Stay tuned guys.
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post #16 of 80
Rathion: bump mah thread
Rathion: arg
post #17 of 80
please before you paint tomorrow, go buy some decent masking tape, the overspray on the red looks meh, and the fact that part of the stripe is now white too, i would just cover the whole stripe at this point (if you dont have any softer paint remover that wont ruin the plastic). other then that, nice idea
post #18 of 80
Damn, that's looks sexy!!

Nice work Contagion!
    
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post #19 of 80
hey man looks great, i guess my idea worked out excelent +rep for you for a great job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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please before you paint tomorrow, go buy some decent masking tape, the overspray on the red looks meh, and the fact that part of the stripe is now white too, i would just cover the whole stripe at this point (if you dont have any softer paint remover that wont ruin the plastic). other then that, nice idea
Yeah, tomorrow I am going to pick up some sand paper as well. All I have is 400 grit and 1200 grit.
Should that be enough?
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