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Hi, I have a brushed allum case and I am wanting to Paint it black. I was wanting some pointers and suggestions on how to do this. I put some pic of it so you can see what I have to deal with.
    
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Found this that should help you out.

http://www.ehow.com/how_5871589_pain...-aluminum.html

Post some pics when you get it done. It should look real nice!
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If you are desiring a smooth paint finish then that will require a few extra coats of primer and some elbow grease. I mean quite a bit of additional sanding and rubbing out of your extra primer coats to get the surface so the paint can be glass smooth. It is time consuming but the finished product is exquisite.
Just another something to think about...
I was looking a a TJ06 last week. I was thinking that the face plate would polish up really schweetly. I could probably get it looking like chrome. Your case would polish up really nice. If I had some better pics I could give you some better ideas but maybe paint a piece or four, add some anodized rivets/fasteners, shine the other parts till yer fingers are nubs... Run with it! Half the fun are the ideas you come up with and changes you make when you are knee deep in blood and ball bearings.
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