Daily Archives: May 23, 2015

Teardown: Genuine Asus A32-1015 Li-Ion Netbook Battery Pack

Normally my teardowns involve taking apart dead compatible replacement batteries, but this post is a little different. My latest netbook, an Asus eeePC R011CX seems to have developed a fault whereby the battery detection is intermittent. When charging from the … Continue reading

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Teardown: IKEA Koppla 6-outlet Powerboard

My trip to IKEA netted me many interesting items, which I am slowly sifting through. IKEA is not only about furniture – there is some lighting and electrical as well that interests me. In general, powerboards are pretty simple household … Continue reading

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Unintentional Teardown & Repair: Kingston 128Gb UHS-I SDXC Card

A while back, I posted a gripe article about how I disliked some aspects of the Secure Digital memory card format, one of the issues being the fragility of the plastic shell. Through no fault of my own, it seems … Continue reading

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