Wirelessly posted (Blackberry 8700r: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0) BlackBerry8700/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/107)
A friend of mine opened up his 7290 and painted it blood red. Looks amazing. Voids the warrenty though, wouldn't suggest it. As for 8700 cases, I'm waiting until my 1 year standard warrenty is done. My extended warrenty continues for 3 years, and isn't voided by face plates.