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White Vibrant skin and paint mod

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By juggamonkey, Senior Member on 28th August 2010, 06:28 AM
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hello everyone, here is my vibrant with a white skin on the front , a painted white back cover , and a android logo decal on the back . let me know what you guys think .
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28th August 2010, 06:48 AM |#2  
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Love it man... really nice job! what steps are involved in your mod?
28th August 2010, 06:56 AM |#3  
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Not to much to it really i bought a white decal kit from ebay

used the front piece from that.i then used some krylon plastic spray paint in high gloss white for the back cover, shot it with about 3 coats of spray on clear coat
and threw a android decal i had laying around on the back. thanks for the comment
28th August 2010, 08:13 AM |#4  
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wow nice, def want to get one to go with my white case. Is it a screen protector as well or just around the edge? Also does it effect the touch sensitive keys?
28th August 2010, 08:41 AM |#5  
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That's flucking sexy. Im trying this!

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28th August 2010, 02:02 PM |#6  
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Hey this mod looks awesome! I have a quick question -- does putting the front decal cover the light from the touch sensitive buttons, or does it still come through? Also are they still are responsive as before? Thanks!
28th August 2010, 03:32 PM |#7  
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Nice Job! I was thinking of doing the exact same thing. But didn't know there was a white face cover... Which is also great for covering the excessive logos on the front.

Can you be very descriptive about how you painted the back?
28th August 2010, 03:46 PM |#8  
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looks great
28th August 2010, 05:38 PM |#9  
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looks awesome. It makes me want to do it too but I know I will mess up the paint job.
28th August 2010, 06:25 PM |#10  
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