Arthur Tamayo, the second finalist for our Cracking Open tryouts, took great joy in dissecting an LG C1300 cell phone. This gallery's 15 photos walk you through opening the C1300's case, removing the main circuit board, and even disassembling the display.
Cracking open the LG C1300 flip phone
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.