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Getting to the optical drive takes a bit more work...

The rear vent is held in place by both Phillips #00 and T8 Torx screws.

The cast aluminum vent plate is painted with a satin white rubberized paint and probably adds a good amount of rigidity to the device.

The lack of structural supports like these in previous plastic MacBooks accounts for their flexibility.

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