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Old 06-30-12, 09:33 PM   #12
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Default Re: Computer Restoration Project 2012.

Originally Posted by grey_1 View Post
Best of luck with the project.

I've painted 2 cases using a black lacquer finish and they came out much better than I thought they would. It was pretty simple too.

just a couple of suggestions -

Use steel wool to "clean" the case thoroughly, then blow it out with compressed air and wipe down.

Grab a can of adhesion promoter.

Wet sand between coats using soapy water for a very even, clean surface.

Post some pics of the finished project.

Adhesion promoter? Hmm I will look into that.
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