[NTLK] USB-001 and cracked case

Tony Morrow gizmo1482 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 16 23:09:15 EST 2011

On Dec 16, 2011, at 2:01 PM, Smith Woody wrote:

> My experience has been the same with a couple of PCBMan's boards.   
> I've not had a problem.
> I have noted however, that as these cases are getting older and may  
> have experienced both age and physical  stress that the plastic screw  
> receptors in some 2100s have become brittle and MAY  crack when screws  
> are inserted resulting in physical interference or loose fit.
> Woody
> On Dec 16, 2011, at 12:17 PM, Jon Glass wrote:

I have a SER-001 board installed in my Newton and the case is cracked because of it. I think it has more to do with the solder joint for the mini-din connector creating a high spot against the case.

-Tony Morrow

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