Shared February 18, 2020
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▶ Contributions/Donations - https://pldaniels.com/contribute.php
FAQ FAQ FAQ
▶ Boardviews and/or schematics? Check out Google; try search for something like '820-00165 boardview badcaps.net'
▶ I use suppliers such as Element14, Farnell, Digikey, Mouser, RS, AliExpress and eBay and a LOT of searching/checking. Undertake your own due dilligence.
▶ YES - I can do custom programming variations of my software to suit your equipment but it will be expensive (certainly no less than $1k USD) because it takes longer than expected and there's always "just one more change".
▶ NO - I do not offer training or jobs
▶ NO - I really cannot answer service/diagnostics questions
▶ NO - I do not do paid reviews; you can send stuff but I cannot guarantee I'll use or like what you send.
▶ Hot air settings: 8mm straight nozzle, 450'C @ 110lpm for laptops, 420'C @ 50lpm for phones ( YOUR environment, method and equipment will be different, so your values will be different )
▶ Soldering iron temperature: 400'C on Hakko FX951 with JS02 tip using 0.015" 63/37 kester solder
Rural Macbook and iPhone repair workshop
Buggy Repairs - Friday Night party, repairing macbooks
20,000 sub parrrrty - Programming the Multicomp MP7100xx PSU Pt3: Windows (eww!)
LIVE: eBay lucky dip Macbooks; did I get ripped off this time?
WIFD: Macbook A1278 with SMC bypass power up only
Repairing Things ( No Nerf Capitulations - MSI Gaming DC Jack fix, A1466 backlight fix )
MBAir 820-00165 with no backlight, liquid damage.
Australia Day Weekend Repairs - Getting the Aussie "G'day Mate" spirit in to some Macbooks
LIVE - eBay #9, maybe...and a gifted machine to fix ( some human body fixes too )
Rural workshop Macbook repairs
I'm out of slots! Repairing an 2015 A1502 Retina screen electronics after coke damage
Macbook battery removal - fast, low risk, no mess, no fuss
#253 Is Apple reusing liquid damaged boards as FRUs for AASPs? ( A1466 Repair )
Macbook Repair Workshop - A1502 Retina, no power
Tired and weary - going to fix some A1466's to sooth that worn out body