PC and Laptop repair tools (hardware)

SSri

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I am not sure if this is correct category to raise this question. Sorry if it isn't!

I am looking to buy tools to build and desktops and laptops.

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small spanner for motherboard standoffs too, perhaps needlenose pliers in case you drop a screw somewhere silly, but other than that I think it's all been covered.

po1nted

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Get an antistatic mat and a screw driver with philips and regular head and a pair of pliers.

That is about all I have out in my workshop for putting PCs together. Never needed anything more.
 

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All you need is a set of small to medium philip's head screwdrivers. PC screws tend to strip very easily, so you always want to be using the right size. Sucks to strip a screw and have to back it out with pliers.
 

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I've always just tightened the standoffs with my fingers. Screwing the board down will apply enough pressure to finish seating them in. Never had one come out when I unscrewed either, though oddly enough one on my video card's DVI port did that yesterday after barely tightening the screw in. Not cross threaded or anything.
 

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Thank you....I will choose one of them probably the low-priced one.

Thanks every one....