Cracking open the Apple iPad 3G

Apple iPad 3G: Internal rubber cushions

The two small rubber cushions help separate the front panel assembly from the metal case. They came off during this cracking open.

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic 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 ...