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  • Custom built PCs

    Computers that are custom built can be tailored to exactly what the user wants. Most manufactured computers on the market have a high profit margin over the parts; cheap quality parts and a high profit margin for that particular desktop unit. When we build our PCs, we tailor make the unit with carefully chosen components,…

  • HTC Vive controller and headset repair

    This week we repaired a HTC Vive headset along with the controllers. The HTC Vive is a fantastic bit of kit but the build quality leaves much to be desired! A lot of known issues are faulty sensors inside of the headset, scratched polycarbonate fresnel lenses and controller issues; the latter having a common faulty…

  • Gaming PC upgraded to Intel’s new 8th Gen i5 6-core CPU

    Old AMD8350 system upgraded to Intel 8600K 6 core cpu, with motherboard, DDR4 memory and using existing ATI R9 390.. VR gaming ready!

  • Samsung NP300E5K laptop with broken hinge and lid – repaired

    This Samsung NP300E5K laptop with broken hinge and lid was a difficult repair job! The right hinge had ceased up over its lifetime and applied extra pressure to the armature and the plastic lid screw fittings, shattering them completely. The problem was that there wasn’t a replacement lid for the laptop! I tried different sources to…

  • Asus X53E DC charging port resoldered

    Asus X53E laptop DC charging port resoldered

    Asus X53E laptop DC charging port resoldered for a customer in Ross-on-wye today..

  • HP 17-G102na charger port replaced!

    HP 17-G102na charger port replaced!

  • Acer Aspire ES1-512-C59L repaired with a new hard drive

    Acer Aspire ES1-512-C59L repaired with a new hard drive

    Acer Aspire ES1-512-C59L repaired with a new hard drive. The old drive was damaged with just a light bump on a table; but it was just enough shock to damage the head of the hard drive, leaving the data unreadable on the disc platter itself. A new hard drive was installed with Windows 10, anti-virus…

  • Alienware x51 hard drive and WiFi replaced

    Alienware X51 repaired

    We have just repaired an Alienware X51 gaming desktop pc. This desktop pc had a faulty hard drive and a faulty WiFi card on the main board, both being replaced. We did attempt to recover the data from the hard drive but the sea gate drive had a faulty head, which would need a hard…

  • Toshiba Satellite L50-C-1T1 left screen bracket repaired

    Toshiba Satellite L50-C-1T1 left screen bracket repaired

    You won’t be able to notice on the image but the entire left bracket which connected the screen to the main laptop base unit, had snapped off entirely! To repair this, the left bracket had to be removed from the screen, and then loosened with WD40 and pliars. Once this was looser, I re-seated the…

  • HP ac041na laptop - keyboard replaced

    HP ac041na laptop – keyboard replaced

    HP ac041na laptop – keyboard replaced.  This was a difficult keyboard replacement; the keyboard was plastic pop riveted to the top lid, and all of this was housed underneath all of the laptop components including the motherboard, hard drive, and cooling assembly. All of the pop rivets had to be cut away manually and then…