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Posted Sat Aug 11, 2012, 4:18pm
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Has anyone ever painted an NS Oscar?  Is it possible to get the small stickers for the face plate?  I have seen where I can get the ABS plastic parts themselves but not just the stickers.  I know it's possible to paint, just wondering if anyone has done it with success.

If I knew where to get those little stickers on the front I would go ahead and attempt it.  I am talking about the stickers above the on/off button, the brew button, and the other stickers.  They don't have to be the exact NS ones, just something that looks nice.

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Posted Sat Aug 11, 2012, 6:20pm
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I talked to NS and they do not sell the stickers, they sell the full face plate. (and espressoparts.com also) I will make mine out of vinyl at any print shop if I paint mine.  I would probably use spray paint made to paint plastics or take it an auto paint shop and have them do metallic.

 
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Posted Sat Aug 11, 2012, 7:05pm
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great idea about the printing company.  i didnt even think about that

thanks
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