After Hours

Cracking Open a portable DVD player

The bottom side shield and padding

The protective shield (top) and padding material (bottom) help protect the DVD device's electronics and player mechanism to operate properly.

Both of these items were removed from beneath the DVD player's main circuit board.

About Erik Eckel

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...

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