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#1 2con

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Posted 02 July 2006 - 06:55 AM

Just a few questions. Sorry in advance if this is the wrong forum.

Uhm i orderd my XCM clear casea few days ago. I am planning to do a nice falme design to show the spinning DVD and a flmae pattern cut around my xbox. I will paint the main X red along with the bottom and front and leave the vents clear for LEDs.

Is this case safe to cut? Will there be any cracks ro breakages? Does anyone know what kind of plastic this is made of, Lexan, Acrylic or FFm?

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Posted 02 July 2006 - 07:11 AM

The plastic should be ok to cut, from what I've read it's made from ABS plastic.

Edited by Stratus, 02 July 2006 - 07:14 AM.


#3 grim_d

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Posted 02 July 2006 - 11:49 AM

yeah from what i hear the XCM plastic is of a similar quality to the original xbox case, unlike cheaper imitation cases which could break smile.gif

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Posted 02 July 2006 - 07:33 PM

yea xcm's are safe to cut, unlinke those 25 dollar clear acrylic i believe, i had one, drilled 4 holes in it and they cracked right away, cheap stuff, but xcm's will not crack on you when cutting, either way post pics of your progress, sounds like a badass project




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