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Subject: Re: modding HD, neuros

Re: modding HD, neuros

From: Ronald Teune <rtwolf_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2004-12-16

Just try it, remove the screws, and stop when you think you are about to
break someting (but you wont break something easily). I did it too, and
it's really easy.

Ronald

On Thu, 16 Dec 2004 13:43:35 +0000, Mat Holton
<mathew.holton@surface-inspection.com> wrote:

> Still, I would like to see some pics of the 'bending process' before I
> knacker mine...
>
>
> -----Original Message-----From: =?iso-8859-1?Q?Dav=ED=F0_Geirsson?=
> <davidgeirs@gmail.com>To: Rockbox development
> <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>Sent: 16/12/2004 13:27Subject: Re: modding HD,
> neurosAre you talking about the AJR v1? If so, which soldering are you
>
> referring to? I had to dismantle mine recently (a small repair, and it
>
> was out of warranty anyway), and was very surprised at how easy it
>
> was. Just eight screws to remove, some work on getting the bumpers out
>
> (will bend the frame a bit, but you just bend it back at the end), and
>
> you have a clear path to the HD.
>
>
> Regards,
>
> David
>
>
>
> On Wed, 15 Dec 2004 20:42:29 -0600, Jason Williams <jwilliams@wi.rr.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Wow. If anyone is considering doing this - PLEASE take pictures...I
>> would
>
>> love to put a bigger HD in my AJR
>
>>
>
>> Also, it sound like the Neuros will be the next stop for many of us
>> when the
>
>> AJR's finally give out...
>
>>
>
>> Quote Gary:
>
>>
>
>> Thats what stopped me from doing it for so long. But if you take the
>> front
>
>> cover off, bend the bottom of the back placte slightly, the hd slides
>> right
>
>> out, no soldering or de-soldering involved. Then put the new drive in,
>
>> format with "Swiinife" and you are good to go in 30 minutes.
>
>>
>
>> Gary
>
>>
>
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