1. Lost Soul™'s Avatar
    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™; 2011-03-23 at 10:46 PM.
    2011-03-23 10:39 PM
  2. delutedsoul's Avatar
    gotta say man thats pretty sweet...good job
    2011-03-23 11:33 PM
  3. mexicaninja's Avatar
    Guide please
    2011-03-24 05:56 AM
  4. deepower's Avatar
    I'm interested in a guide aswell.
    2011-03-26 02:33 PM
  5. Li-ion's Avatar
    One word: how?

    I need a guide.
    2011-03-28 09:30 AM
  6. xl2ealx's Avatar
    thats sweet good job.
    2011-03-28 08:29 PM
  7. Cowboy's Avatar
    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
    2011-03-28 09:00 PM
  8. mexicaninja's Avatar
    So all I have to do is let the glass sit in some paint thinner?
    2011-03-29 05:28 AM
  9. Cowboy's Avatar
    Pretty much
    2011-03-29 05:45 AM
  10. mexicaninja's Avatar
    Ok thanks
    2011-03-29 05:49 AM
  11. Cowboy's Avatar
    No problem and it should just wipe away with a little force but not much
    2011-03-29 05:50 AM
  12. StealthBravo's Avatar
    Looks pretty cool
    2011-03-29 05:53 AM
  13. Li-ion's Avatar
    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?
    2011-03-29 08:28 AM
  14. eddietah's Avatar
    Looks scary to me
    2011-03-29 08:36 AM
  15. mexicaninja's Avatar
    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; 2011-03-30 at 05:35 AM.
    2011-03-30 04:25 AM
  16. Li-ion's Avatar
    Teehee I broke the glass. wooooops
    2011-03-30 09:02 AM
  17. Cowboy's Avatar
    Teehee I broke the glass. wooooops
    How did you break apples super duper glass
    2011-03-30 09:54 AM
  18. anthonybyers's Avatar
    Will my Crome apple and lettering be wiped away as well!?
    2011-04-29 10:43 PM
  19. Cowboy's Avatar
    No you unless you scrape it off
    2011-04-30 10:26 PM
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