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Hm, interesting, didn't think it'd be that simple.

I'll give that a go tomorrow if I can get some Acetone and post my findings.
I had to leave the cotton balls soaked on the silverstone lettering for 2-3 minutes. It was a little harder then the 580 backplate
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Awesome, I'll try to pick some up tomorrow and give it a go. The Silverstone lettering is ugly in my eyes.

So is (if you have the windowed one), the exterior mounting of the window, looks much better interior mounted.

Each to their own.
    
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I've heard that you can use a sugar cube to scrape them off, the idea being that it's abrasive enough to scrape off the letters but not the anodization. Never tried it personally, though.
Heard this too, saw it in action somewhere, but never done it myself. Apparently just tape off the area around it and start scrubbing. I'd go with the grain of the aluminum to be safe.

Edit: nvm, seems the acetone won I'd be interested to see this as a science experiment though...
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Awesome, I'll try to pick some up tomorrow and give it a go. The Silverstone lettering is ugly in my eyes.

So is (if you have the windowed one), the exterior mounting of the window, looks much better interior mounted.

Each to their own.
Yeah I have the window version. It was actually $15 cheaper at the time when I bought it and I'm too lazy to get a custom one
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You can easily mount it on the inside yourself with the original window. I picked up a smoked black one for £15~ to replace the clear one.

Then again, I only paid £85 for my TJ07, so I can't complain too much
    
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