Apple service providers

Andy Armstrong andy at
Tue Oct 7 17:43:04 BST 2008

On 7 Oct 2008, at 17:16, Martin A. Brooks wrote:
> Simon Wilcox wrote:
>> Even after the warranty expires I'm still not convinced that I'd  
>> try swapping a disk on any laptop that didn't have it in an easily  
>> removed caddy. Laptops are bastards to open and close again without  
>> having bits left over :)
> Not true for a thinkpad, they're a joy to deal with.  The largest  
> philips head and a medium size flat head from a jewellers  
> screwdriver kit is pretty much all you need.

My T41 has a caddied drive anyway. But MacBook pro disks are easy to  
swap. iBooks are, however, a complete nightmare of tiny screws and an  
intricate jigsaw puzzle of shielding.

Andy Armstrong, Hexten

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