What color trim should I use for my arcade machine?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Haloman800, Oct 5, 2012.

  1. Haloman800

    Haloman800 a real gril

    Dec 18, 2009
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    This is what I've been working on for the past couple months.. I'm down to the finishing touches. What color trim should I use for the sides/top of my arcade cabinet?

    The choices are red and chrome.
  2. yuyuyup

    yuyuyup GBAtemp Psycho!

    Apr 30, 2006
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    Why not both on either side
  3. Hells Malice

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    Apr 9, 2009
    Gotta agree with this.
    Both on either side would look best.
  4. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvertâ„¢

    Feb 4, 2010
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    Well, red would show age/wear less easily.
  5. thieves like us

    thieves like us chaos personified

    Jul 17, 2003
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    left of the pond
    can you get a brushed metal? you would get the benefits of it not ending up all "fingerprinty" along with maintaining a nice black w/ silver accents appearance
  6. ouch123

    ouch123 GBAtemp Fan

    Aug 2, 2012
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    I'd say large red stripe with chrome stripe in the middle. If that's not feasible I'd go with chrome on the left and red on the right to complement the theme on the banner. Chrome on right and red on left would feel kind of overkill on the theme, in my opinion.
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