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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 7:14 pm 
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I somehow misplaced the screws for a spare hard drive caddy.

Can someone tell me what size it is?

I know it is 3mm but what about the length?
There are three choices at laptopscrews.com.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 12:25 pm 
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Looks like about 2.5mm long.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:09 pm 
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My recollection is that they are flat heads but with a bigger diameter heads than the ones used on recent systems. If nobody responds by the time I get home, I'll dust off my caliper and measure one.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:57 pm 
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Here's the measurements I made on a screw from a 600X:

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2011 2:13 pm 
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Yes, that looks like what I have (except mine are black).

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