Introduction

In order to replace or fix many parts on the Astak Mole, the mother board must be accessed. This task requires full disassembly of the bottom section of the Mole. This is very easy to accomplish.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the four bottom tabs in order to access the bottom screws.
  • Remove the four bottom tabs in order to access the bottom screws.

Remove all four 14 mm Phillips #1 screws.
  • Remove all four 14 mm Phillips #1 screws.

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Remove the SD card.
  • Remove the SD card.

Pry up the motherboard on the four points using a spudger.
  • Pry up the motherboard on the four points using a spudger.

  • The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around sensitive internal components.

Gently pull back the motherboard to expose many of the component's wired connections.
  • Gently pull back the motherboard to expose many of the component's wired connections.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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