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My 3M-dinoc carbon fiber arrived today, put it on my arctosa and deathadder 3.5G because I can't stand mirrored finishes. Enjoy the pics.

Edit: I covered my wrist rest with craftstore foam for all of you who are wondering.


I finished the left side of my deathadder. Sorry about the low quality pictures, they were taken with my phone.


Ebay link to purchase the CF I used:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...%3AMERFB%3AIID
Edited by EpicPie - 5/30/11 at 6:19pm
     
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You should either wrap the wrist rest or take it off. but that deathadder looks sick!
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How well does it stick? I would be afraid of it coming off
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You should either wrap the wrist rest or take it off. but that deathadder looks sick!
For comfort reasons I put foam tape on the wrist rest.
     
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post #5 of 70
That looks pretty sick, Nice job.
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How well does it stick? I would be afraid of it coming off
The adhesive is quite strong but at any time if you ever wanted to remove it, you just peel it off. You use a hairdryer after you finish applying it to get the adhesive to "wear in" and stick better to the surface.

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That looks pretty sick, Nice job.
Thanks.
     
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My 3M ni-doc carbon fiber arrived today, put it on my arctosa and deathadder 3.5G because I can't stand mirrored finishes. Enjoy the pix.

that looks tits as hell
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OMG dude i like it. How did you add it to your mouse? Do you just slap it on there? Instead of taking it apart? Good GOD! Now i wanna carbon wrap my mechanical Black Window Ultimate but i don't wanna screw it up! You oughta give us a tutorial! SHE'S A BEAUTY! Impressed!

Where do you get these carbon wraps?
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Sup Aaron. Lol. Mouse looks sick. What tape did you use?
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that looks tits as hell
ty. :3

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OMG dude i like it. How did you add it to your mouse? Do you just slap it on there? Instead of taking it apart? Good GOD! Now i wanna carbon wrap my mechanical Black Window Ultimate but i don't wanna screw it up! You oughta give us a tutorial! SHE'S A BEAUTY! Impressed!

Where do you get these carbon wraps?
Thanks, I bought the carbon fiber off ebay. It's really simple to do your self, I just common sensed it out.

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Sup Aaron. Lol. Mouse looks sick. What tape did you use?
._.;

Read first post, tells you what I used.
     
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