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Put PNY Flash Drive back together?


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#1 saw46

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 07:24 PM

I have a tiny 8GB flash drive by PNY . After 6 mos of use I pulled it from my computer and the insides fell to the floor (rug) from the plastic case.
Is it possible to reassemble and reattach it inside the case? Thanks.

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 01:59 PM

Hi,

Is it still working?

If it is still working I've used 2 part Epoxy in the past since it dries fast and strong. That flash drive is still working. The epoxy works real good. I got mine at the Auto parts store. That is basically like encapsulating the drive. So if it goes bad that is it. I say that since I've had to open a few in the past and re-solder the USB plug to the circuit board. Sometimes the solder breaks from the constant insertion and removal.

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