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Anodizing aluminum cases?

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I was just wondering if anyone tried to anodize aluminum cases like Lian Lis into another color.

I really like the Lian Li PC-P80R case, which is red anodized aluminum, but it's really hard to find these days and the cheapest one(if they have it in stock) is at least $600.

Therefore I was thinking about getting a regular black color PC-P80 and anodize it into red. Anybody know how much it would cost? and any places that specialize in computer case anodizing?
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Call up some machine and auto shops....

You may have to break the case down.
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It's a few hundred dollars here in Tucson...but that's assuming you pick a color they already use for their mainstream products.

If it's a special color it'll cost you a heck of a lot more, if they'll do it at all.

I doubt there are any places that will specialize in doing computer cases. The folks at MNPCTech (and similar small companies) probably have a deal lined up with someone local.
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