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Camo Painting Case Guide

Michael Larabel

Published on 13 July 2004
Written by Michael Larabel
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Finally, onto the last step! For the last step, with your fourth color, you will want to make the different colors here blend in more and take up about 5% of the case's surface area. I decided to lightly spray Earth Brown a few extra inches away from the case so barely any paint sticks to the surface.

If you desire, a clear coat can be applied if you so desire. Personally, I decided not to on this specific case. Let the case dry overnight or so before reinstalling any computer components. Most importantly during all of this, is to be creative and try hard and it should turn out to be a work of art. If you are taking the camouflage approach, it is important to just let enough time dry between different colors and to don't over worry in the beginning if it is looking like authentic camouflage. Good luck to all of you who decide to paint your cases. Once again, cheers go out to MountainMods for their very nice U2-UFO cases. If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact us.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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