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Accessories Pics: White carbon fiber Phantom Skinz on white Evo

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by GirlGoneGeek, Sep 10, 2010.

  1. GirlGoneGeek

    GirlGoneGeek Well-Known Member
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    There have been a couple shots of the black carbon fiber skins on black Evos here, some from the stores and some DIY... I just got the Phantom Skinz white carbon fiber design and put it on my white Evo today and thought I'd share.

    Even the Phantom Skinz website doesn't have a picture up of this yet - they show the sample on an iPhone 4, of all things.


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    Because it wraps around the sides, only the bezel in the front remains black... I think it's a better look overall than having the half-black, half-white sides.

    Phantom Skinz did a pretty darned good job on the cuts, but some of the side pieces feel a little short. I managed to stretch them a bit and gain some extra coverage by warming the top and bottom strips with a hairdryer and bending those a little more tightly. You can still seen the joins, but that may just be my own installation errors.

    (fuzzy pics, sorry)

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    Pretty sweet.
     

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  2. FraGztr

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    That looks pretty nice...
     
  3. stanglifemike

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    That may be the best looking phone I have ever seen.
     
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  6. htc.EVOlution

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    hmm... looks good. but pics dont' do justice at all
     
  7. lolbug

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    OMG, it looks great on a white evo! I just got my black ones for my black evo.
     
  8. GirlGoneGeek

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    I know :eek:( The closeups turned out pretty crappy, but you get the gist of it.
     
  9. that_maynard

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    That looks great! Is there a hint of pink in there? Being a dude, I don't really want that;) Other than that, sweet!
     
  10. exBBuser

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    I think my black EVO is getting a makeover,lol.
     
  11. 5maximus71771

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    Hey now THATs one sexxy Evo rite there.Must look amazing in person,And the white kickstand is the icing in the cake..id get a clear TPU case to keep your baby pristine,,thanks for the thread,just ordered mine for my black Evo.
     
  12. Evil9

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    any pictures of a black cf on black??
     
  13. 5maximus71771

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    I went on YouTube and searched "phantom skins carbon fiber for the Evo' and saw a few vids of the black installations,the black carbon fiber is just amazing..waiting for mines to arrive.:D
     
  14. s_special

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    i'm just wondering about adhesive left behind if you want to remove it down the line.
     
  15. GirlGoneGeek

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    Nope, it's not pink... the angle is funky, but thats the little notch where you lift up the battery cover from. It just barely shows the red inside.
     
  16. GirlGoneGeek

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    I did get a little ink spot on it the other day and freaked out because it really stands out on the white - but it came off with a little rub of a damp cloth, thank goodness. So yeah, I'm looking at clear cases now!
     
  17. ByeByePre

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    Where can I buy this?!?!
     
  18. Drew5150

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    i have to say i am not big on white phones, or white things in general.. lol
    nor am i big on carbon fiber accessories, i work in the auto industry and some people just take it a little too far.

    but this phone does look pretty damn good :) nice job!

    does it interfere with taking your battery cover off? am i right in thinking that the side pieces are separate?
     
  19. LoveMyPhone

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    First white Evo I've seen that I really like! :D
     
  20. GirlGoneGeek

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    The side pieces are separate, so no, it does not interfere with taking the cover off easily.
     
  21. GirlGoneGeek

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    www.phantomskinz.com and look under "Chromatics" for the Evo.
     
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  23. t1jordan

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    Nice!
     
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