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Old 06-20-2013, 12:38 AM #1
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Default Help! Repair 200mw driver!!

Whats up guys.. Im doing a pen build and just got the module today and already broke it. Its 200mw 532nm 3.7v-4.2v
I was putting it together when the pen host hit the Button on the driver and knocked it completely off..
Is there a way to fix this?? Or would I have to get a new driver?
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Wel, you could pay to ship it to a member and have them repair it for you.
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Default Re: Help! Repair 200mw driver!!

Who would be willing to fix it?? Im up for that. I mean I can solder but the little contacts on the green board came off with the button so I don't know what can be done to fix it.
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Oh...uh, can you take some closeup photos of the end of the driver?
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Default Re: Help! Repair 200mw driver!!

Ok here you go.. Let me know if you need more pics
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Wow...bad news.

fasttech has great modules though!
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Default Re: Help! Repair 200mw driver!!

Lol dang! I just spent 70 bucks on that too! :/
Also I tried to use the wires and soldered it to a different host I have and it wouldn't work?! Nothing happened.
Is that cause that button broke off?
So is it useless then just toss it out?
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Ok...You could try this:

Get some board etcher and lay down some new contact. Then, you could try reconnecting the switch. I wouldn't hold out any hope though.

That's some delicate work.
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Ok cool thanks for the advice. I will try that tomorrow!
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Or de solder the board from the module and use a different driver
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