[SATLUG] Replacement Laptop Screws

Ernest De Leon edeleonjr at gmail.com
Mon Nov 29 11:24:13 CST 2010


Now that is a great idea. I'll stop by the goodwill and see what they have.
Why didn't I think of that? lol


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On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 2:17 AM, Thomas Weeks <tweeksjunk2 at theweeks.org>wrote:

> I would recommend just swinging by the Good Will Computer Store at
> I10/DeZavala.. Just ask'em for a dozen or so plastic or machine threaded
> laptop screws.. they probably have tons of them. Not to mention their
> "scraptop" piles. ;)
>
> Tweeks
>
> On Sunday, November 28, 2010 11:30:57 pm Robert Waldo wrote:
> > I have a pill bottle filled with mostly Dell laptop screws.  Depending on
> > the brand, that may help.
> > Sony, Lenovo use several different types and sizes.  Dell uses mostly
> three
> > sizes.
> > Let me know.
> >
> > Bob Waldo
> >
> > On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 6:57 PM, Storey Clamp <storey at clamp.ws> wrote:
> > >  On 11/28/2010 4:10 PM, Ernest De Leon wrote:
> > >> I am fixing a laptop for a family member and I noticed that it is
> > >> missing several of the screws from the bottom of the laptop. The seem
> > >> to all thread
> > >> into plastic 'receivers' on the keyboard side cover. Does anyone have
> an
> > >> assortment of these that they would be willing to part with? I want to
> > >> return it a little bit better shape than I got it. They apparently
> > >> bought it
> > >> second hand off of someone for $50 and it's actually a decent machine.
> > >>
> > >> I see that there are replacement screw sets (assorted variety) on ebay
> > >> for $0.99 but I would rather find some local and avoid the shipping
> and
> > >> wait for
> > >> the screws.
> > >>
> > >> Thanks,
> > >> Ernest
> > >>
> > >>  You might try
> > >>
> > >> *San Antonio Computer Show and Super-Sale*
> > >> December 11th, 2010
> > >> 9:00am - 5:00pm
> > >>
> > >> *Location:*
> > >> Live Oak Civic Center
> > >> 8101 Pat Booker Rd.
> > >> (at Loop 1604)
> > >> San Antonio, TX
> > >>
> > >> *Admission:*
> > >> Adults - $4.00
> > >> Military, Police, Seniors 60+
> > >> Firemen, Students - *$3.00*
> > >
> > > I found screws for my laptop there.
> > >
> > > Cheers, Storey
> > >
> > >
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