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Click of death

The Maxtor hard drive in the middle of this photo was dead so we took it apart for a Cracking Open. There is also an Apple IIc mouse in the shot.

Images by Mark Kaelin for © TechRepublic

About Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.

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