mic_888 · Sep 2, 2010 at 03:00 pm

White Vibrant Skin and Paint Mod

If you own a Samsung Vibrant but want to stand out from the crowd, have a look at the skin and paint mod that XDA forum member juggamonkey has applied to his Vibrant.

The XDA member has applied a white skin to the front of the Android device, painted the back cover white and applied an Android logo decal on the back.

The white skin was taken from a decal kit purchased on eBay, and the back was sprayed using some krylon plastic spray paint in high gloss white.  The surface was prepped by sanding with fine sandpaper then applying three coats of the krylon spray paint.  The XDA member states that thirty minutes to an hour of drying time betweens coats is necessary plus a clear coat which provides some grip to the device.

For more pics and information on how to apply the mod yourself, check out the modification thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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