Your favorite Apple, iPhone, iPad, iOS, Jailbreak, and Cydia site.
Thread: iphone 5 replace glassis a discussion within the
Hardwareforums, a part of the
05-09-2013, 07:29 PM #161
05-09-2013, 07:30 PM #162
or you can buy them from me. what makes your tubes special? do they come with bd sharps?
05-09-2013, 07:37 PM #163
Nothing special its the same as the bulk you want to buy only difference is you don't need to shell out 260 to get aps 340 no sharps
05-09-2013, 07:38 PM #164
meet me in the parking lot
jk about the sharps
05-09-2013, 09:27 PM #165
Hahaha ok be there or be square
05-09-2013, 09:46 PM #166
05-09-2013, 10:10 PM #167
05-10-2013, 03:15 PM #168
I'm having serious trouble trying to separate IPhone 4 LCD and Digitizer, I've broken two trying. Only using iPhone 4 to practice before I attempt my iPhone 5. Anyone willing to give me a few tips over PM. Would be willing to pay small fee if necessary. Thanks.
05-10-2013, 07:54 PM #169
05-11-2013, 02:59 AM #170
hey guys, quick question,
do you peel off the thin film on top of the digitizer after taking out the smashed glass ?
Last edited by amir_hma; 05-11-2013 at 03:01 AM.
05-11-2013, 07:26 AM #171
And dont try black i4 glass seperate unless u have the patience of buddha
05-11-2013, 07:58 AM #172
05-11-2013, 11:28 AM #173
Thanks for the reply, I tried one white and one black but broke both. How are you guys holding the screen when separating?
Is the black Iphone 5 glass as hard as the black iPhone 4 to separate? If it is I'm screwed because my iPhone 5 is black.
05-11-2013, 01:23 PM #174
I am laying it flat lcd side and taking guitar wire to separate. I havent done a 5 yet because its an expensive lesson
05-11-2013, 02:06 PM #175
That's what I tried only using some .14 mm metal wire I got online but it keeps snapping then the LCD cracks. Could it be that I'm not heating it enough?
05-11-2013, 06:33 PM #176
05-11-2013, 08:39 PM #177
The iPhone 5 is totally different for separating. It's a lot easier.
For the white iPhone 4/4S, you just gotta heat heat heat. And be very very careful. I don't use the wire for it but I probably should. For the 5, a razor blade is fine.
The Following User Says Thank You to B-Roll For This Useful Post:
05-12-2013, 04:29 PM #178
05-13-2013, 06:22 AM #179
Glass only repair on any newer device gs3 note 2 and iphone 5 are definitely possible. They are a gamble and it really changes depending on how the cracks are. I would say ( and i feel lucky ) i get about 60% of em done and feel really good the rest have issues or minor blemishes that are bad enough to require a new assembly.
I suggest using Fine beading wire. Works great and can be reused.
If its just a single crack or two I suggest (especially with phones like note 2) heating it up and getting something on each corner like a guitar pick or two. Then adding light head as you push them towards each other that allows the glass to more naturally pull itself off and works alot better with the wire.
05-14-2013, 09:08 PM #180
Just tried this with optical clear adhesive. FAIL