Replacement Shells?

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by Da Foxx, Jun 3, 2007.

  1. Da Foxx
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    Does anyone know if there is a place that sells replacement shells for DSL?
     
  2. megatron_lives

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    modchipstore have some i think
     
  3. Friction Baby

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    If you mean the DS casing try kickgaming.com, That's where I get mine:)
     
  4. Albertoil

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    Somewhere in Nowhere.
    more places...?
    this sites don't have the black shell >,
     
  5. Friction Baby

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    But it has a really sweet chrome shell [​IMG]

    You could try -

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    www.gp2xstore.com
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    www.consoleshop.com
    I have ordered from consoleshop with no probs and I am in Canada.
     
  6. 4saken

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    The chrome shell has been confirmed to be full of shit by several users of this forum
     
  7. jono_

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    and where is the best place in Australia without shipping that cost as much as the actual shell.
     
  8. Vapourstreak

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    Heaven or Hell [​IMG]
     
  9. yaesumofo

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    Stay away from the Super crappy SHOCK shells.
    They will disapoint.
    So far there is nothing on the market which comes close to the OEM quality of the stock shell.
    They just can't match the dual layer quality of the stock shell.
    I have seen some GREAT results from gus who Remove their OEM shell and custom paint it so it looks great and feels like the stock part as well.
    Again whatever you do DON"T spend your Hard earned CASH on a shell made b SHOCK.
    Waste of money.

    Hell the don't even include the needed special screw driver to take the DS appart with. Then you go out and try to buy a tri wing driver and can't find anything which will hold up for more than 2 or 3 uses. I ended up buying a GREAT USA made driver for $7.50 delivered and it is QUALITY that I would be proud to put it into my tool box.
    He man good luck.

    BTW has anybod ever rried to buy a complete shell from the nintendo parts supply? They may have more than one color and the dual layer plastic is the best.
    Yaesumofo


     
  10. Xeijin

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    I can't remember who right now, but someone on the forum said you can send your DS off to nintendo who will fit a new case for $50.
     
  11. Friction Baby

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    I completely disagree with yaesumofo, I have done two replacement shock shells and I have no probs with them and for the price I think it is worth it.
    mabey if Nintendo got their crap straight we the consumer wouldn't have to buy replacement shells for flimsy hinges? So again I disagree.
     
  12. Arnold Schwarzen

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    Well some of those SHOCK shells are known to have the hinge problems as well [​IMG].