part time, on the side, tech “repair” guys

i’ve been finding out that a few of you have been using these guys to try to fix your iphones. aaand how do i know this? because you call me to fix it after he’s “fixed it”.

here lately, i’ve been fixing quite a few phones that have been fixed by somebody else – recently “fixed”. and it’s because some other guy is taking shortcuts and making decisions to try a different approach than what apple has paid millions in r&d and decided what actually should be in that phone.

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microscopic soldering

a really awesome job of soldering and re-routing of the motherboard on a microscopic level. to really understand the small size, i really wish i had taken the photo with something to scale, but i would say the solder bridges you see were each the size of a grain of salt!

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