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post #21 of 29
what if you polish the metal on the inside of your case so its a high polish, reflection like... Then go to your local auto shop and get a sheet of black window tint, say 20-30% and apply it to the polished finish... would that cheaply replicate black chrome?
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post #22 of 29
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Originally Posted by pbasil1
what if you polish the metal on the inside of your case so its a high polish, reflection like... Then go to your local auto shop and get a sheet of black window tint, say 20-30% and apply it to the polished finish... would that cheaply replicate black chrome?

Thats a great Idea. What if you took a piece of mirror and applied some tint to that as a test piece.
    
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post #23 of 29
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would that work?
    
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post #24 of 29
sounds like it would look cool
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hopefully, mmmmm black chrome...............mmmm
    
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post #26 of 29
I so want to do this now that it was mentioned! I could match my black chrome power supply >.
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post #27 of 29
well if you really want it to look really good it will take u around 2 weeks to a month to do...go through this painting guide...and the pictures on the last page, that is actualy black chrome, not silver chrome http://www.mnpctech.com/case-mod-pai...d-how-to6.html
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post #28 of 29
I think your best bet is to take it to a painter.
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post #29 of 29
Thanks for the info wagasr, i may decide to do this when I don't have much time to be on my computer lol.

Heres another great guide for giving your computer that "glossy feel" to it :

http://case-mods.linear1.org/mirage/
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