Fixing a Garmin Edge 305

Garmin Edge spring connector


It was time to do some surgery on my Garmin Edge 305 GPS unit.


In case you’re wondering: the image above is of an extremely tiny internal component of my GPS. All that detail and resolution comes straight out of the fantastic MP-E 65 mm f/2.8 1–5x lens, Canon’s gold standard for macro-photography. No microscope was required in creating this image.


This lens is my tool of choice for shooting small electronic components and MEMS devices (yes, I sometimes have to do this for a living).


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