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Old 03-28-2009, 11:42 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by diymonkey View Post
Thanks everyone for the input.

I went to 3 local electronic part shops today, including Radio Shack. None of them sold the ribbon cable. I contacted the manufacturer of the device and they know itís a known issue. They offered to sell me a new pcb - ribbon - pcb for $25. Im going to go that route since I cant find the cable locally and online stores sell it in bulk. Plus its never fun soldering such small wires

BTW, this is the device I am talking about. If you look at the hinge, the cable actually goes from the base of the unit to the lid.

Thats what I figured. Why waste your time, when you just fixed your problem for $25.00.
I just don't get people that think they have to fix everything. IMHO. No disrespect meant to anyone.



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