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Subject: Re: Hello again Gentlemen
From: Paul \ (paul_at_gamingmp.com)
It's F2, ironically.
Thank you for the advice, i'll go and try that as soon as I have any
> --- "Paul \"Winkie\" Robins" <paul_at_gamingmp.com> wrote:
>>Has there ever been any guide or similar published with regards to
>>dissaembling a FM Recorder? I ask this as mine is suffering from a small
>>case of stuck button, it's also scratched to hell, so i'm going to
>>dissasemble it and see what I can do about both these problems
> one exists for the MM, which is the same model, but i can't remember the link. it's in the mail
> basically you have to take off the screws on the bottom, and if your fm is newer, the screws on
> the top. depending on how deep you need to go, you might not have to remove the bumpers, but you
> can, using a torx 10. pop off the battery cover (top) with something pointy, take out the battery,
> then unscrew the little black screw that's right under the LEDs. now push something small up each
> side to pop the faceplate up, and pull it off. you can take the bumpers completely off now if you
> want, but it may not be neccessary depeding on what you're doing. after that you have to unsolder
> the half a dozen points around the case and separate the boards. i havn't desoldered, so if you
> need to you should look for the guide i mentioned.
> which button is stuck? i don't think it's actually stuck, based on how the buttons work. i thought
> my F2 was stuck, but it just broke off the platic bit it's suppoesed to be attached to. i think
> some model glue could fix this, but i don't have any one me, and i don't use F2 very often either.
> anyway, good luck.
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