After Hours

Cracking Open a portable DVD player

The main circuit board

This is another view of the Magnavox MPD845's main circuit board. Here you can see the data cable that connects the unit's drive head (the laser) to the circuit board in the upper left corner.

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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...