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I don't know if I ever posted here, but I've been subbed for a while.

Looking good. I'm interested to see how it turns out

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Most important thing first, a healthy lunch


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I dun see no meat .
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I love the fact that this mod is STILL going ... unlike many others.
Yeah i like to do my mods in as little time as possible, usually because im impatient to see the final product

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thread says a week but how is it "Still" going?

on the other hand...the OP has this same case mod twice in his sig
Cheers didnt notice that.

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Can't wait to see the final product!
Neither can i

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I don't know if I ever posted here, but I've been subbed for a while.

Looking good. I'm interested to see how it turns out



I dun see no meat .
There wasnt enough room for it, i usually have a side of chicken.


I just got home from uni and will have some lunch then i will start modding
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Ok quick change of plans.

I have a lan on friday so instead of doing modding today i went out and bought some paint. I want to get all the acrylic painting done within the next few days. Ill do an update as soon as i have the blue paint on. Stay tuned
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I got some painting done today.

Unfortunately my camera was hiding when i was painting and im too lazy to go out and take pictures now, they would be pretty boring anyways.

I have done the blue stripe on the face plate, motherboard plate and floor. I also did one coat of white on the motherboard tray acrylic backplate.

Unfortunately my GFX card backplate has gone missing, it is most likely somewhere in my room, that means there is very little chance of finding it until i clean up (might not happen for a while).

I have a lan on friday night so i will only be able to get 1 layer of white on. I will do that layer tomorrow then wait till friday afternoon then cover the painted side of the acrylic with either tape or some sort of sticky plastic.
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Update 19 - Acrylic painting


Well i was nagged by FOB to upload some photos. They are very boring, enjoy.

The blue paint i used.


Preparing the motherboard tray back piece.


Painted white.
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And the super exciting blue stripes painted... which you cant see because im using blue painters tape


Will do some more painting tomorrow, stay tuned
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Very nice. I wish I was painting something too!
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I set my alarm early so i could get start painting.

I just put the first coat of white on most of the acrylic pieces.
I'm not sure how well the border between the blue and white will be as there may have been some colour leakage, but there isnt anything i can do about that now.
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looking good man! nice
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Well i just peeled off the protective tape on the front to see what it looks like, i am fairly disappointed. I didn't do a good enough job of masking and so there is bits of blue paint leaking into the white, this was caused by tiny little rumples in the tape used to mask for the blue paint. For the moment i dont have enough money to buy more acrylic so i will live with it for now, in the future i will re-do it. I'll post some pictures up in a while.
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Sad to hear that man. When you get the time, you could just sand off the paint and respray it. No need to buy another piece of acrylic! Its hard to get it totally perfect everytime anyway.
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