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post #11 of 36
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ok tomorow i will make a start on painting the case (looking forward to it) well othing much to say until then so see i just wanted to give you guys a heads up
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post #12 of 36
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i am proud to announce that i have finished painting my case.
inspiration: the color black
time: couple of hours (2 to 3 hours approx)
total money spent $20 AUD
color: Flat Black
progress: 100%
ad ons: maybe some flashing feet/ or caster wheels.







tomowor im going to have a play with some led lights (practice soldering) and hopefully i will be able to stick a few on my case
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post #13 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mystikalz
mod 1 (window)
inspiration: my mates Thermaltake Soprano

the reason why i wanted to cut a window was to show off the guts of a system all also make my case less cheap looking,
and also i was inspired by many of the modders who had completed such fantastic projects. i as a little kid always ued to open things up and just close it leaving it the way it was orignally, but now i want to move up a bit more and actually change something. so id figure whats easy and cheap *light bulb on top of my head* aha! a window i already had unlimited resoucres to plexiglass from my dads factory and i already had the tools at home so why not?

future: well im planning to put a exhaust fan on it so taht that hot air gets out.

here is a pic of my case now...
enjoy and thanks for all the people who replied


100% done
howd u manage to cut it?
    
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post #14 of 36
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it was easy my Case had some kind of shape on it which i just traced with a marker and cut it with like i dno what its called but u just glide the tool along and it would cut (its connected by some air thingy that makes loud HISSING noises) lol sorry for not being able to name the tools but ill ask my dad as soon as he gets home from work. oh and today i will be FINALLY drilling some holes into the plexi. and i have no idea wer though?
is the middle the best spot? or near my graphics card since my Beetle blows hot air straight on to it?
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post #15 of 36
that case looks mighty familiar....
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post #16 of 36
lol - it does!

Nice paint job
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post #17 of 36
That looks Great mate Welldone..Also to clean Plexi glass use a very soft damp cloth then use another soft cloth to Wipe Dry.
post #18 of 36
Wow, you did a nice job with the paint. Turned it into a crappy case into a pretty decent looking one.
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post #19 of 36
Black does look loads better than the beige, I really dont like beige cases at all.
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post #20 of 36
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yeah i got bored of them i like Black or alu cases now
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