Epic iPhone 5 MOD

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Bako-MacAddict, Dec 9, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Bako-MacAddict

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Location:
    Bakersfield, CA
  2. macrumors 68040

    F123D

  3. macrumors 6502a

    Joined:
    May 2, 2010
    Location:
    East Maitland, NSW, AU
    #3
    That looks cool, I think I would try it on a replacement back panel to confirm settings etc first... you know, so you don't accidentally burn through the phone.
     
  4. macrumors 68010

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2011
    #4
    Pretty neat. I would be scared to do it, though.
     
  5. thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Bako-MacAddict

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Location:
    Bakersfield, CA
    #5
    I agree with you
     
  6. macrumors 6502

    ChrisMan287

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2012
    Location:
    NY.
    #6
    It looks like it came like that from the factory. Very nice.
     
  7. macrumors 6502a

    Minhimalism

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Location:
    Texas
    #7
    I find it ridiculous that this gets so much good initial feedback while the option to reanodize your phone through Anostyle is met with so much disgust. That being said this is cool! Just needs cleaner cuts around the iPhone name and the little blurbs on the back.
     
  8. macrumors 65816

    TouchMint.com

    Joined:
    May 25, 2012
    Location:
    Phoenix
    #8
    Looks pretty cool to me but cleaner cuts around the wording/logo would be better. Good luck reselling one with like a family picture engraved lol.
     
  9. macrumors regular

    serkan

    Joined:
    May 14, 2012
    Location:
    Turkey
    #9
    Interesting really . So I think this is the way that Apple does the engraving to the Ipod Touch and Ipad.
     
  10. macrumors 601

    bandofbrothers

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2007
    Location:
    Uk
    #10
    I agree that look awesome.

    I dont think id leave the writing visible as the boxes around it look not so good.

    also agree with the cons of reselling value, very permanent or can you engrave over it again, and what would apples take on warranty be ?

    Still tho , awesome.
     
  11. Guest

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2007
    #11
    I almost bought that laser etching machine. But it was over $10k and I was short on cash.

    They did send me a nice catalog and some samples.
     
  12. macrumors 68040

    Jordan921

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2010
    Location:
    Bay Area
  13. macrumors Nehalem

    GoCubsGo

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2005
    #13
    That looks pretty great. Resale shouldn't be as hard as it would be if it were truly personal. It's a scenic photo that many can enjoy.
     
  14. macrumors 6502a

    Jalopybox

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2012
    #14
    Very nice!

    Screen died a day after-warranty denied. ;)
     
  15. macrumors 601

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2012
    #15
    Process: OK

    Artistic Design: D.

    I mean I've seen on this site, stickers that make the logo as part of the picture, here the guy just left holes.
     
  16. macrumors regular

    therationalist

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2011
  17. macrumors 6502

    mattroman246

    Joined:
    Mar 19, 2009
    Location:
    Upstate NY
    #17
    that's pretty awesome!

    'Guy finishes printing cool design, immediately places back in otter box defender case so it doesn't scuff'
     

Share This Page