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Cracking Open A Linksys Desktop Switch

Capacitor Collection

The main board relies upon several capacitors, several shown here in a close-up, to deliver bursts of energy when and where needed.

Photos by Erik Eckel for TechRepublic.com

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Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...

3 comments
neon.moon
neon.moon

please stop placing audio advertisements (nintendo wii) on your articles. it doesn't go over very well at work.

Barry 441
Barry 441

Bad choice of advertising... for this site anyway.

yooper
yooper

The 14th photo with all the LED's reminded me when I work as an assembler at an electronics plant, and we made cuicuit boards for Lanet. :)