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mythy
11-25-07, 11:14 PM
Well I wish to spry paint my P182 black inside.. Whats your thoughts can it be done? I never painted any thing in my life! :(

Redeemed
11-25-07, 11:36 PM
Well I wish to spry paint my P182 black inside.. Whats your thoughts can it be done? I never painted any thing in my life! :(
Hmm... there is this program that comes with Windows... is that what you're referring to? (crazy)

ChiBChombo
11-26-07, 12:25 AM
I also am interested on painting the inside of my Lian Li case black, but I'm not sure if this will cause the case to be hotter etc.

CaptNKILL
11-26-07, 09:10 AM
I wouldn't do anything like that yourself if you've never painted in your life.

Look up some info on the internet about it to find the tight paint and maybe the right technique if you really want to try it... but I'd recommend having someone with some experience do it.

stevemedes
11-26-07, 10:32 AM
I'm going to give you some advice on painting the inside of your case. Don't do it. It's hard to get it even. I did it and it came out ****ty.

SlieTheSecond
11-26-07, 11:06 AM
Make sure you get the right kind of paint too.

Don't want paint chips falling off into your fans and getting sprayed on your hardware.

grey_1
11-26-07, 04:52 PM
Remove the sides, top and bezel, bring it to an auto body shop. It will cost more, but chances are the quality will be much higher.

Libertysyclone
11-28-07, 05:42 PM
WEAK all of you!

Its best to use a "flat" color no gloss that way it looks more even.

If it adds heat its VERY little.

I clean the case where I plan on painting it with rubbing alcohol then tape off the areas that you don't want "over spray" to get to.

*****IN A WELL VENTILATED AREA*****

I use rattle can spray paint :)

Shake paint can for a few minutes until its mixed well.

You need to make long straight overlapping passes (35%) with the paint, about 8-12 inches away

You should be spraying paint before you get to the case on a sweep and end spraying after the case, this makes a very even spray.

You should have taped off areas you didn't want painted because of this!

let it dry for 24 hours @ 70*F

If you take your time and be really careful it will come out great.

clean tape paint cure

here is the inside of mine :)

http://i26.photobucket.com/albums/c133/libertysyclone/IMG_4400.jpg

XDanger
11-30-07, 07:13 PM
can you use blackboard (chalkboard) paint on a case interior?

warning: painting your case walls black may encourage your hdd's to turn goth

LORD-eX-Bu
11-30-07, 07:33 PM
just take the whole thing apart and have it powder coated, you can do it yourself if too :D

Muppet
11-30-07, 11:11 PM
just take the whole thing apart and have it powder coated, you can do it yourself if too :D
Yeah powder coating is the best way. It makes it a lot more scratch resistant. That comes in very handy if you are like me and always muck about with the insides of your PC.

crainger
11-30-07, 11:51 PM
Party in Muppet's case!

SLippe
12-01-07, 01:12 AM
I want to mirror the inside and have a clear pcb motherboard. :D

Muppet
12-01-07, 01:19 AM
Party in Muppet's case!
Sounds good. You bring the woman, i'll supply the Beer. :D

SLippe
12-01-07, 01:20 AM
Sounds good. You bring the woman, i'll supply the Beer. :D
Just one?

http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/715/bansuj39ak.gif

Muppet
12-01-07, 01:25 AM
Just one? :wtf:
The more the merrier I alway say :)

methimpikehoses
12-01-07, 01:27 AM
Party in Muppet's case!

Meh, I hope it's better than the party in Muppet's mouth. :p

SLippe
12-01-07, 01:28 AM
Oops! You quoted before my edit.

Muppet
12-01-07, 01:29 AM
Oops! You quoted before my edit.
I just love your edit :D :D :D How much do they cost by the hour

SLippe
12-01-07, 01:33 AM
I just love your edit :D :D :D How much do they cost by the hour
It varies by the girl. :naughty:

Muppet
12-01-07, 01:42 AM
It varies by the girl. :naughty:
I just can't choose which ones. They all look so good :jumping:

LORD-eX-Bu
12-01-07, 07:27 AM
Just one?

http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/715/bansuj39ak.gif

dude are all of those transvestites or something? most of them look like men :rofl