The Seriously Cool, Completely Unexpected Components Found in Old Hardware (Video)

If you weren't inspired to salvage parts from your old VCR before sending it off to be recycled, you might want to take a look at the amazingly cool things you can find inside that old gear. This video will walk you through how to dismantle your old VCR and mine the goods, and it'll make you want to gut every old electronic device you have before you're done watching it.

See! We TOLD you it was worth salvaging parts!! It's not just to be green. It's simply practical.

Via Why, That's Delightful
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Tags: Electronics | Gadgets | Recycling

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