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Freakazoid
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Seagate with top platter scratch

Sat Feb 01, 2020 12:03 pm

Hello
I have two pcs of seagate with damage to surface, I need to remove both head. what is the best tools to use for cut head off

Any other advice for head removing?

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Seagate with top platter scratch

Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:01 pm

It's usually easier and potentially less damaging to surrounding areas to just bend the head back.

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Seagate with top platter scratch

Sun Feb 02, 2020 1:56 pm

Usually I cut them with a very sharp cutting pliers.
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Seagate with top platter scratch

Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:25 pm

i am using this scissor

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Proskit-SR-333 ... xyJX1TAg-X

its sharp and handy

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Seagate with top platter scratch

Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:39 am

Just do a search for "surgical scissors" on your favorite shopping site. There's a lot of options of tiny tipped scissors that can cut them off really well.

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Seagate with top platter scratch

Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:37 am

Thanks for reply. Then i will find a perfect scissor :mrgreen:

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