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Old 08-31-2011, 09:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So I was in the process of moving my PC and ended up scratching the **** out of my side panel on the honeycomb mesh part where the fan screws in. I wasn't happy about the glaring silver lines so I had my side panel off for like 2 weeks. I finally decided this would be the perfect time to give it a little paint. So I masked off the mesh part and gave it a base coat of gloss red, and then a top coat of flat black. I brandished the nVidia Claw logo on the middle of the mesh (which is sticking out as the gloss red now).

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Thanks for looking, what do you guys thing?

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Old 08-31-2011, 10:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Looks good man, like the train on your desk too.
You consider tossing some back-lighting in so it really pops?
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Old 09-05-2011, 12:26 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks! First thing I've really done with painting PC's. I think it turned out real good.

I'm not too sure about putting lights on the inside of the door (Don't know where to get them locally (Microcenter doesn't sell small red light bars)) But it looks real sharp when you're next to it.
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Looks good
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Thanks, guys. Maybe if I can get my hands on some spare PC cases I'll try my hand at some bigger projects.
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