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Subject: Re: Soldering the Archos?
From: Michael O'Quinn (
Date: 2003-06-29

What kind of Archos do you have? Tom is talking about an FM Recorder.

On Sun, 29 Jun 2003, Marc Tricou wrote:

> Hi,
> > Specifically, I want to de-solder and then resolder the
> > six contact points that connect the Archos circuit board to the backplate.
> As I
> > understand, some of these are merely structural, and some are electrical
> as well.
> What exactly is the reason or what are the symptoms? I'm asking because
> since my box now seems to have a big contact problem: if i touch the upper
> left rubber corner very very gently from the headphone side (from the north)
> then it immediatly shuts off. Yesterday i resoldered the upper left battery
> contact an i snipped and soldered this wierd wire. But still the same prob.
> Has anyone an idea what exactly this can be?
> bye,
> Marc

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