The main baseOnce the motor unit, main board and protective shields and padding are removed from the main base, this is all that's left.
The two remaining circuit boards power the player's front playback controls and headphone jacks.
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 of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.