Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Archive > Archives of Old Posts > Macintosh Computers

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Oct 29, 2003, 10:19 PM   #1
Ipaqman
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
powerbook 12in

Hey Everyone,

I just recently bought the new 12in powerbook and a tumi carrying briefcase. I havent put it in the case yet because i am afraid it will scratch it. Does anyone have this case and have their powerbook in it. Does it scratch?
Thanks for all of your help.
The 12inch powerbook is the best.
Ipaqman
Ipaqman is offline   0
Old Nov 1, 2003, 05:58 PM   #2
Ipaqman
Thread Starter
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
could someone please reply to my question. it would be greatly appreciated.
thanks so much,
ipaqman
Ipaqman is offline   0
Old Nov 1, 2003, 06:20 PM   #3
QCassidy352
macrumors G3
 
QCassidy352's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Boston, MA
sorry, don't have that case, but I do have the 12" powerbook... it seems very scratch resistant. Not as shock resistant as the ibook, but way harder to scratch. So I can understand not wanting to take the chance, but I think you'll be fine unless this bag is made out of steel wool.
__________________
"If Jesus Himself came back to earth and turned water to wine, half of MacRumors would say 'meh, this is red. I wanted white.'"
QCassidy352 is offline   0
Old Nov 1, 2003, 06:41 PM   #4
john3912
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
i don't know much about the case you are talking about but i have a 12 inch PW as well and it is very scratch resistant. The only part of the case that might scratch ever is the apple on the cover. i have a couple of small scraches on mine there but they are not very noticable at all.
john3912 is offline   0
Old Nov 3, 2003, 01:35 AM   #5
LimeiBook86
macrumors 604
 
LimeiBook86's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Hanging around in NJ with his cutie. :)
Send a message via AIM to LimeiBook86 Send a message via MSN to LimeiBook86 Send a message via Yahoo to LimeiBook86
I got the incase sleeve for the 12'' PowerBook for mine at the Apple store for $29.99, for some reason it was in a bin of stuff on sale like old iPods. I saw the same one (or so it seemed) for $39.99.

It is great for me, it doesn't scratch it...much I meen a little thing here in there but very very very minor, nothing deep at all. Normal wear and tear...
__________________
My 'How to Draw Fun Animals' iBook is now on iTunes
"Just you try and stop me..."
My Site Thrift Fails Tech Blog
LimeiBook86 is offline   0


 
MacRumors Forums > Archive > Archives of Old Posts > Macintosh Computers

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Powerbook 12in Electric SHOCK!!! claytonbench Macintosh Computers 60 Jul 11, 2005 10:12 AM
powerbook 12in and imac 15in Ipaqman General Mac Discussion 1 May 2, 2004 12:05 AM
Gaming better on ibook G4 12 or powerbook 12in whw5 Buying Tips, Advice and Discussion (archive) 6 Feb 27, 2004 11:53 AM
powerbook 12in hard drive Ipaqman Macintosh Computers 10 Sep 30, 2003 09:38 PM
Powerbook 12in best prices Ipaqman Macintosh Computers 9 Sep 23, 2003 10:41 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:01 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC