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Sony MZ-E720 MiniDisc Player

Repairing MiniDisc player Sony MZ-E720

Getting into MiniDisc media. Scored this nicely looking MZ-E720 MiniDisc player from Sony with some issues. Please check my video to see what is going on! Specs Name MZ-E720 Manufacturer Sony Released 2003/09 Device type portable Recorder Player MDLP Yes NetMD No Hi-MD No Radio
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KiddeMultiGas

Kidde KN-COEG-3 carbon monoxide/gas alarm teardown

This is new device I purchased from Amazon to replace the one I reviewed here: http://mobilemodding.info/household-gas-detector/ Specs Manufacturer ‎Kidde Place of Business ‎BROOKLYN, NY, 11208 US Part Number ‎KI-21006677 Product Dimensions ‎5.08 x 20.32 x 27.94 cm; 453.59 Grams
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Bescor MP101 Bluetooth V2 with Payload

Bescor MP 101 smarthone controlled V2

Here we have it! After several years I’ve developed new version of Bluetooth ( BLE ) controller for very popular Bescor MP 101. Hardware Bescor MP 101 Adafruit ItsyBitsy nRF52840 7 Pin DIN header Some wires Source code Android App –
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SanDisk Ultra 256 GB

SanDisc 256 Gb Ultra Benchmark

Got one for my smartphone to be able to copy all my SACD ISOs and listen to them on LG G7Thinq !Side note: LG G7Thinq is quite awesome as High Definition player ! Official Specs Model SDSQUNI-256G-CN6MA Applicaiton Ideal for premium Android™ based smartphones and tablets
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Ike Tradfri Button

Ikea Tradfri Button Teardown

Lets take apart and poke around with Ikea Tradfri Button Specs Video Photo
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NEOTECK AUDIO DAC

Neoteck DAC – trash or treasure?

Yet another cheesy DAC device purchased from Amazon. Wondering if this is any good? Let check together. Available from here – https://amzn.to/3LE8E3g Specs Supported Sample Rates: 32KHz, 44.1KHz, 48KHz, 96KHz, 192KHz Supported Resolution: 16, 24 bit Supported Data formats:
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PROZOR - Audio DAC

PROZOR – Poor man’s DAC or golden nugget in disguise ?

Got this Cheap Audio DAC from Amazon for experiments.#Ad Check one here, they usually comer on sale pretty often – https://amzn.to/2W8I1el Specs Supported Sample Rates: 32KHz, 44.1KHz, 48KHz, 96KHz, 192KHz Supported Resolution: 16, 24 bit Supported Data formats: Supports
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Repairing TEAC V-700 Cassette Deck

This wonderful 3 head cassette deck TEAC V-700 definitely worth restoring! Purchased this deck off ebay very cheaply and decided it worth a shot to give it good repair. There was definitely few issues in place but biggest one was that it was not playing or rewinding. Specs Type:
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Aiwa GS110 Walkman

Repairing AIWA GS110 Walkman

I got this Aiwa GS110 cassette player ( or walkman ) for free from a lady on Facebook Market place.It appeared very sick. Symptoms: buzzing noise over the very quite music, low motor speed.I decided to take it apart to see what is going on. Specs Impossible to come by 🙁 Please
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Sony TC-K22 Cassette Deck

Sony TC-K22 Cassette Deck Repair

Today we are fixing Sony TC-K22 cassette deck Original Issue Stuck tape mechanism. Belts seems to be ok. Power button is not working ( stays always off, unless you hold it ) Specs Entry level Sony deck. Essential features with attractive price. Type: 2-head, single compact
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Sony TC-K5 repair

Restoring another piece of gear from 1977 Sony TC-K5 Video Specs Type: 2-head, single compact cassette deckTrack System: 4-track, 2-channel stereoTape Speed: 4.8 cm/sHeads: 1 x record/playback, 1 x eraseTape Type: type I, FeCr, CrO2Noise Reduction: BFrequency Response: 20Hz to
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Sony TC-k60 Front Panel

Sony TC-K60 repair

Today we are repairing Sony TC-K60 cassette deck from late 1970 ! I purchased this cassette deck for a price of cappuccino with a muffin. And it was clearly broken. But I decide to tinker with it and make sure it works ! I think this Sony TC-K60 cassette deck is pretty decent
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MeanWell Se-450-24

Teardown of MeanWell SE-450-24

After several years of use I decided to do Teardown MeanWell SE-450-24 and attempt to replace the fan for quite one. Check my teardown video: Here are specs of the MeanWell SE-450-24 Here are detailed photos from the PDB
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Crycial P1 CT1000P1SSD8

Crycial P1 NVME SSD 1TB with Startech PCIE Adapter

In order to accelerate my Video editing I decided to invest in NVME SSD. I have purchased Crucial P1 1TB 3D NAND NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD – CT1000P1SSD8. But turned out that my mother board doe not have M.2 connector so I had to invest in PCIe to M2 adapter. After quite a bit of
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ABOV A96T218GDN

Induction Cooktop Teardown

Component details on Salton Induction Cooktop from COSTCO: User Control MCU: ABOV A96T218GDNhttps://www.abov.co.kr/en/sub02/sub01_view.php?ca_id=A01020&it_id=171 Inverter Control MCU Holtek Semiconductorhttps://www.holtek.com/productdetail/-/vg/HT45F0057
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2TB portable hard drive from WD Review

Here is the quick look at one of the smaller conventional portable hard drive form WD. I decided to get one to see how modern conventional hard drives perform because they are not expensive these days. First check the video: Here are real numbers:
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