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u are not worried about the paint chipping and it getting in the loop?
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Originally Posted by RushMore1205 View Post
u are not worried about the paint chipping and it getting in the loop?
Thats why when I painted the inside of the res I bought paint SPECIFICALLY for acrylic so it would bond properly. The paint on the clear acrylic for the "frosted" front is on the outside so it wont be able to get in the loop.
Edited by xxlawman87xx - 2/6/11 at 8:30am
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Looks great, hope you can still see the water level inside?
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Looks great, hope you can still see the water level inside?
Yep I can still see it no problem.
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If you dont like the LEDs at night, just connect them to a switch. I had to do that to 4 of my case fans a couple weeks ago...
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If you dont like the LEDs at night, just connect them to a switch. I had to do that to 4 of my case fans a couple weeks ago...
That would be the logical thing to do. However, I like the glow because it helps me navigate my room for that late night piss.lol. Plus, I had been bitten by the mod bug, which happens quite a bit if you check my threads. LOL. I also dont like a lot of stuff sticking out from my case. The fans knobs are bad enough. I had them on the touch screen controller but when i upgraded to better fans the controller wont handle the heavier load. This will obviously lead to another upgrade soon.
post #17 of 19
if anyone is worried about paint chipping, you could always go the epoxy paint route. that stuff will never chip...although i do not know the effect with it on acrylic
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This is only my opinion, but I liked it better the original way.
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This is only my opinion, but I liked it better the original way.
Thats cool. I like the original way as well. I just wanted to change things up a bit. Everyone has their preferences. I am sure after some time I will get bored with it and decide to do dual loop or something, lol. Its the ever-changing product of the creativity bug.
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