a custom painted antec soho i did

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a custom painted antec soho i did

Postby dirtedug » Sat Feb 15, 2003 11:19 am

i'v been reading this forum for a few months and thought i'd try this.....i have another generic case i did its almost done and a third one in the paint shop as i type this this antec ia a bare case as of right now this modding is alot of fun heres a link i hope works to see the case.
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Postby david4991 » Sat Feb 15, 2003 11:32 am

looks pretty nice from all anges! nice job :D :D :D :D
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Postby len444 » Sat Feb 15, 2003 12:59 pm

dragon, or viking sailing ship the inspiration behind the design? do you have any other mods/ artwork to show?
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Postby dirtedug » Sat Feb 15, 2003 3:00 pm

i have a pair i'm finishing up now one has a spiser web window cut in it the other has a flamed window in it they should be done in a few days waiting on lights to arrive
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Postby joeyscales » Sat Feb 15, 2003 3:41 pm

I have to say that case looks great!! Very prefessional looking. Good idea. What kind of paint did you use?
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Postby joeyscales » Sat Feb 15, 2003 3:44 pm

Sorry for the double post. Internet or site was slow I didn't even think that my message was posted. :oops:
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Postby dirtedug » Sat Feb 15, 2003 6:29 pm

its automotive paint i do restorations and custom painting , just some colors i mixed. it is base coat clear coat polished to a mirror finish
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Postby len444 » Sun Feb 16, 2003 2:27 pm

dirtedug wrote:its automotive paint i do restorations and custom painting , just some colors i mixed. it is base coat clear coat polished to a mirror finish


clear coat on top, right?
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Postby dirtedug » Sun Feb 16, 2003 2:43 pm

yes on top first the purple went down 3 coats then the yellow then the green then the blue then 3 coats of clear then sanded with 2000 grit paper then polished to a glass finish. i'm putting it togethe this week:
amd 2000 xp
shuttle spacewalker mb
maxtor 80 g hd 7200 rpm
1 gig sdram 133
sony dvd rom
40x12x40 cd-r-rw
creative labs sound blaster sc
nvidea 64mb video
thermaltake: volcano7+ copper heatsink, smartfan2 (one intake one exhuast), active memorycooling kit,heatsinks on ram on v.c.
one purple case fane on side cover
two more antec fans inside(one exhuast one intake)
purple wire light around door on front and in front vents
antec dual fan power supply 350w.
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Postby joeyscales » Sun Feb 16, 2003 5:43 pm

About how long does it take for you to do this? From start to finish.
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