Wood in the Power Mac G3?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Infrared, Dec 21, 2009.

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    Infrared

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    OrangeSVTguy

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    Huh? Looks like a screw to me :confused:

    At least that's how I remembered my G3....
     
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    mooblie

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    I recall it was some sort of metallized foam sheet (looking a bit 'bronzed" in that picture) - to minimize RF leakage out, around the ports?
     
  4. macrumors regular

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    might just be a banana

    family topic!
     
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    MultiFinder17

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    Over by the ports? Nope, it's just RF shielding for the back of the machine.

    /me gets out his cane and starts in about how back in his day, you had to go chop down the trees to build your own computer
     

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