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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by Icky » Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:06 am

This topic reminded my of a project I saw on the web by Robert a while back.

He had used filler and paint to mod his case.

http://tercsirobi.byethost14.com/index.php?p=1_8&i=1

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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by PhilC » Sun Jun 02, 2019 12:06 pm

Just ordered some of the filament mentioned earlier in the thread, will let you all know what it's like.
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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by Bikerbob » Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:06 pm

Philc I am looking at buying some PLA filiment.

What did you go with?? I can get RAL 7047 pretty easy(cheap) but it is one tone lighter than 7038

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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by PhilC » Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:10 pm

@Bikerbob 7038 isn't the same as an ST, it's closer to the case colour of an Amiga A500.

It might be worth you getting a sample first? And if it's good match I'll probably get some as well.
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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by Bikerbob » Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:24 pm

Well I am not that picky.. I am installing mods afterall, its not like I am trying to replace factory case items.

I have an A500 as well.. but its not needing anything :)

Bought an inexpensive Grey.. see how close that is.. I am going with it regardless.

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Re: Filament recommendations

Post by Bikerbob » Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:37 am

Well the grey I bought was too grey. Oh well. I think for the TT030 Bone white is close.

As for the MegaSTE and MEgaST.. not sure what I can find thats close and not $70 a spool for a Pantone colour match.

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