Cracking Open the Apple G3 Pismo Firewire


The Aircard would have fit into a hidden socket under the edge of the case as shown.

I was surprised to see that they stuck the end of the antenna wire into a plastic bracket - seemed like a bit of an afterthought.

MacBook Air: They use virtually the same arrangement for the Air - same location and type of antenna wire. A nice little ribbon connects to the main logic board, however, instead of the bulky, PCMCIA type of plug used in the Pismo.

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