Apr 2

In the immortal words of the Byrds, “There is a season / turn, turn, turn ” — hang on, wrong part of the song.

As I was saying, in the immortal words of the Byrds, “[there is] a time to be born, a time to die.” For our friend Angi’s iPod Nano, the former was February, 2006, and the latter was now.

The battery in the Nano just wouldn’t hold a charge anymore, which made it less of a portable music player, and more a small, shiny rectangle. Instead of tossing it, she asked if could change the battery for her.

I said sure, why not? I was positive that a stiff shot of liquor would calm my nerves and steady my hands. Besides, it wasn’t like it was my Nano, or anything. gulp.

All the details and an lurid electronic pictures can be found in the gallery.

6 Responses to “Changing a first gen iPod Nano battery”

  1. P-la Says:

    Your talents are boundless!!! My iPod is strictly a stay at home stuck in it’s speaker pod listened to only when in my craft room type of thingy. And here you show me anything is possible!

  2. Angi Says:

    Thank you very much! I never had a doubt you could do it.
    My trusty little Nano will be getting a bit of a work out. And I’m glad I could have the appropriate song title for you to show.

  3. nanc Says:

    You rawk. Thank you for taking care of the electronic bits for me and my pals.

    Oh, and your math may be a little off. (hee hee, 8037% indeed!)

  4. Jen da purse Ho Says:

    The nano is now famous. 🙂

    GOOD WORK! your skills are so appreciated!! when my roomba needs a tune-up you’re going to be my man! hahaa

  5. Rachel Says:

    I have a feeling this will come in handy someday.

  6. aubyn Says:

    what a man what a man