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iPad Air Generation 2 Teardown Summary

The use of adhesives in the iPad reduces loose hardware and lowers assembly costs.
– All screws can be replaced with TackSert™, TackPin®, or microPEM® Screws.
– All plastic inserts can be replaced with microPEM® Inserts.

Alternative PEM® Solutions:
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TackSert® Fasteners

TackSert® fasteners can replace either screws or brass inserts (or both) found in the
device. They can also be used instaed of adhesives to assemble the circuit board onto
the chassis.

TackPin® Fasteners

Welds, in several cases, can be replaced by TackPin® fasteners.


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