Model A1237 or A1304 / 1.6, 1.8, 1.86, or 2.13 GHz Core 2 Duo processor

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What is this part used for?

Macbook Air, Mid 2009, A1304 model.

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Why is this metal spot left uninsulated? Is there a connection to the logic board through that?

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As it turns out Apple needed the space for a part that was just a bit higher on the backside of the board. You can see the two parts in this image: Logic board Backside. It's the two tan colored parts in the upper right. I also suspect they run a bit warm so the shell is likewise used as a heatsink as well.

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