[rescue] [geeks] Last Call - Ultra 5/10 parts
mroos at linux.ee
Tue Mar 11 05:34:05 CDT 2014
> I'd rather a solid steel chassis than a flimsy peecee-style "drop it
> and the case crumples" chassis any day. It'll weigh three time as
> much, but it'll survive. A few months back I accidentally dropped a
> SS20 from about four feet. The case plastic broke and I was able to
> find a little bent metal, but the machine itself was fine. I wouldn't
> expect that good a result out of dropping a U5 like that.
I once dropped Sun 3/60 from about my neck height. The plastic case
broke its fastening screwholes and came off. Big was my surprise when a
solid metal box came out that no damage whatsoever...
Meelis Roos (mroos at linux.ee)
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