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As iBook lay dying

For the last couple of weeks I’ve been expecting the death of my iBook’s hard drive. After consulting with experts at home and abroad I realized it would be wise to purchase a new hard drive before I lose full use of the machine. The new hard drive arrived moments before I rushed out the door to attend last night’s Blind Date with Poetry event.

Here is a visual essay with brief comments.


So many screws; I hope I can put them back in the same place




Oh, like these instructions help




I know the hard drive is somewhere around here




Ah, that’s where the drive lay dying



Now that a new hard drive is installed I have to reload OS X Tiger and get back to the business of designing a magazine.

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