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by Ebrem
Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Looking for advice on restoring this 380XD
Replies: 5
Views: 1656

Re: Looking for advice on restoring this 380XD

Small update. I was able to get the HD bay screw out which let me proceed with dismantling the laptop following the directions in the manual Screamer posted. I haven't taken it completely apart yet, but I got most of the main components out, and despite all expectation there's actually barely any si...
by Ebrem
Sat Jan 05, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Legacy Hardware
Topic: Looking for advice on restoring this 380XD
Replies: 5
Views: 1656

Looking for advice on restoring this 380XD

Just picked this up for cheap. I've never had any kind of thinkpad before, but I thought it would be fun to try and fix one of these up for some windows 98 nostalgia. https://imgur.com/a/JjpZLQL On the outside it cleaned up pretty well, but there's a bit of rust happening around the outside. The sma...

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