A great way to learn about computers is to disassemble and rebuild one. This section reviews the tools you need to take on this fun task. The one lab for this chapter walks you through disassembling a computer.
The Technician’s Toolkit
The technician’s toolkit includes an antistatic wrist strap and mat, compressed air, an extraction tool, a Philips head screwdriver, a torque screwdriver, a cable tester, and crimpers.
Label the Adapter or Converter
Label each tool in Figure 1-7.
FIGURE 1-7 Technician’s Tools
Watch the video for this section, Video Demonstration - Computer Disassembly, and complete the lab.