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I'm Looking for a Repair Station for diagnosing/repairing computers. I've been trying to google it for days but can't remember what it was called. It's kind of like a multi tier cube like station that would enable me to have all the components seperated with easy access to each component. Kinda looks like the antec skeleton case but not designed to be an enclosure. Any ideas?
post #2 of 8
Any tech bench. Think:

Danger Den Torture Rack


or

Microcool Banchetto


Other notables are the HSPC Test Bench and Danger Den's Mini Torture Rack
Edited by Gizmo - 3/3/10 at 10:08am
post #3 of 8
Also tech station.

I'm glad I'm not the only person in the world with CRS! lol
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HSPC Test Bench. That was it. Thank you very much!! Que the REP+
post #5 of 8
Also check the back section (ad section) of any CPU magazine -- I think I've seen less "fancy" (maybe less expensive?) versions of this there.
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I've never seen that Microcool tech station before, that has definitely got me thinking right now.
     
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Although the TechStations are cool to look at, and easy to swap components in and out, and in the case of Banchetto, you get great looking setup at the same time, repairing computers is really a different business, perhaps not the best fit for a tech station...

I know because I repair computers ALL the time...

I have used a techstation for computer repairs, but it still a PITA to get the components swapped in and out... Assuming you are doing more than couple of computers a day...

What seemed to work the best for me was a 6 foot foldable workbench, a nice anti-static mat, PSU mounted on the bench, and other stuff like HDD and DVD drive all in a ready to go position and mounted. This way, there are no screws to mess with, no tight spaces to fumble around with, which kills a lot of time when you are professionally working on PCs.

Just my opinion...
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