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01-11-2016, 09:39 AM   #1
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Convert the color?

Anyone ever try to convert the color on your K-01. I have the yellow one and while at first was ok with that, now I'd like it to be black. I tried first using the small door cover of the AV outlet with sharpie. A few coats over a few days and it is ok. after drying for a few days my nail could easily take off the black, as expected really.

I don't want to dissemble the device, but just find a way to carefully convert the yellow to black. My next thought is Gaffers tape.

anybody ever try to do this?

cheers.

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How to paint your dslr

But in this case you are changing a colourful camera to a normal colour
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I doubt you'll have much success with anything since it's synthetic rubber, but Vinyl upholstery paint form an auto parts store might give you the best results. You'll want to remove the rubber to paint it and glue it back on with contact cement.

The other option is to buy a broken black camera and switch out the rubber.
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I went with some Gaffers tape to start. I think it looks pretty damn good. A bit less in your face.

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Not bad.
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