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Originally Posted by RAFFY;12177606 
I agree with you but the 3M wrap looks great and is perfect for interiors of cars or computer stuff. Great guide OP.

I want to see somebody wrap the plastic ends on a modular power supply.

Well I got curious after seeing this post and found this stuff.

http://dragonplate.com/ecart/categories.asp?cID=12

It can't do 90 degree bends but it can wrap around curves. It's real CF too! If you compare the look of the real CF to the wrap you can easily tell the difference.

But I do agree that the OP's wrapped stuff looks beautiful. I'm not trying to bash him.
    
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Originally Posted by Epitope;12177521 
I hate carbon fiber "look" on anything. I like real carbon fiber smile.gif I wish they made some computer parts out of real CF.

I'd agree with you normally as I do real CF work on our race car (currently designing the nose cone and seat tongue.gif) but there's no real application for CF parts on computer systems heh. It'll just be for looks & probably cost alot.
    
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Nice work OP.

I've used Dragon-Plate CF before...the stuff is an absolute breeze to work with (.025" thick Veneer...you can wrap it into a cylinder if you wanted to)

Super strong but pricey...I made my 800D's PSU compartment cover with it. smile.gif

I may cover the false floor with some too....I've got some laying about I need to use up while I finish my loop.
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What it looked like whn I had 460's in it...from the 800D case club:

20101025190124169.jpg


I'll post a new pic later. smile.gif
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You did a nice job with the HIS graphics card. I need to do this. It looks so nice. Too bad it doesn't have the heat dissipating properties of aluminum.
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I'm really tempted to do this to my 6950, a carbon fiber look will make it sick!

So if I were to buy it, it would be this kind?

http://store.carbonfibergear.com/3m-di-noc-carbon-fiber-vinyl
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Holy cable management batman!
     
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Someone should try this on a desktop mic.
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It's ironic that real carbon fiber is conductive, even though it looks so cool when mixed with computers.
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Originally Posted by starwa1ker;12217925 
I'm really tempted to do this to my 6950, a carbon fiber look will make it sick!

So if I were to buy it, it would be this kind?

http://store.carbonfibergear.com/3m-di-noc-carbon-fiber-vinyl

yes, that would be it.
    
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