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Modding Using chrome molding.....

Discussion in 'Modding' started by Autobot, 4 Jun 2004.

  1. Autobot

    Autobot New Member

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    I recently went to an auto parts store and picked up some chrome plastic molding to use on the edges of the windows on my PC along with trimming the edges of the AGP and PCI cards in my computer. Does anyone know if the plastic chrome molding would create a short circuit if the chrome happens to touch any actual circuitry on the cards? I want to make sure about this so I don't end out frying any equipment. Here is a link to what I bought locally...
    http://www.midwayautosupply.com/detailedproductdescription.asp?3166
     
  2. evilstriker

    evilstriker New Member

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    i doubt it

    its chrome but its only paint, i dont think there is any conductive material in it

    ive used the exact same molding for a mod i did a while go:
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  3. metarinka

    metarinka New Member

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    got a mulitmeter? could always check for Continuity or resistance. The plastic or rubber most likely wouldn't be conductive, but depending how they finished it the "chrome" could be
     

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