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Thread: Selfmade iP4 Backcover

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    Thumbs up Selfmade iP4 Backcover
    Hey, i usually don't post often here, but this time i got something to show off..
    I was bored today, so i took a couple parts i had laying around and built that backcover using the following stuff:

    - original black backcover
    - broken white backcover
    - some stain
    - a brass brush
    .. and 4 hours of free time

    I know that i'm not the first one with that, thumbs up to the one who had that idea first a couple months back but i wanted it to fit my white front and dislike the chrome logos and text. Thats why i made it by myself.

    Tell me if you're interested in an guide, i'm sure i can write one.





    Last edited by Lost Soul™; 03-23-2011 at 02:46 PM.

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    gotta say man thats pretty sweet...good job

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    Guide please

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    I'm interested in a guide aswell.

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    One word: how?

    I need a guide.

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    All you need to do is get paint thinner put the back glass in it leave it sitting for an hour or so then the paint pretty much wipes away
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    So all I have to do is let the glass sit in some paint thinner?

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    Pretty much
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    Ok thanks

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    No problem and it should just wipe away with a little force but not much
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    Looks pretty cool

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    I have an extra backplate to screw around with.

    I just apply paint thinner to the side of the part that faces the phone, correct? How much thinner and for how long? What do I use to scrape it off?

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    Looks scary to me

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    can anyone help me remove the metal plate?

    its the stock black glass...I wanted to make it clear but I cant remove it.

    edit: i was able to remove it with brute force but i managed to crack the plastic with the hooks.... what do i use to glue the glass and plastic together?
    Last edited by mexicaninja; 03-29-2011 at 09:35 PM.

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    Teehee I broke the glass. wooooops

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    Quote Originally Posted by Li-ion View Post
    Teehee I broke the glass. wooooops
    How did you break apples super duper glass
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    Will my Crome apple and lettering be wiped away as well!?

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    No you unless you scrape it off
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