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 +====== How to Swap ADEPT(Piezo Drive cards) in a TG-1000 Controller ======
  
 +This tech note contains instruction on how to remove an ADEPT(Piezo Drive) card from a Tiger Controller(TG-1000) and replace it with another.
 +
 +== Tools Need ==
 +  * A Medium Phillips(Star) screwdriver
 +  * A Small Flat screw driver
 +  * A Pair of small wire cutter
 +
 +==== Accessing Tiger Mother Card from TG1000 controller ====
 +
 +{{ adept_tg_swap.jpg?​direct&​300 |}}
 +
 +The ADEPT(Piezo Drive card) comes paired with a Tiger Mother card. This card can be removed from the TG-1000 controller by unscrewing the 4 Faceplate Screws with a Flat screw driver.
 +
 +Then Pull the entire card out to continue the repair
 +
 +
 +==== Disconnect the Connectors ====
 +
 +{{ adept_tg_swap2.jpg?​direct&​300 |}}
 +
 +The ADEPT card , is connect to the Tiger Mother connector with 5 connectors.
 +
 +  * There are two SMB connectors
 +  * Two 10-pin Header connector, and
 +  * 5-pin Molex connector
 +
 +==== Unscrew the mounting screws ====
 +
 +Then Unscrew the four 4-40 mounting screws with a Phillips(Star) screwdriver. ​
 +
 +{{ adept_tg_swap3.jpg?​direct&​300 |}}
 +
 +Now the ADEPT Card can be removed from the Tiger Mother card. 
 +
 +[{{ adept_tg_swap4.jpg?​direct&​300 |Bare Tiger Mother card}}]
 +
 +==== ReAssembly ====
 +
 +Put the replacement ADEPT card on the four stand-off. And screw the four 4-40 mounting screws again.
 +
 +Reconnect all the 5 connectors. ​
 +
 +[{{ adept_tg_swap5.jpg?​direct&​300 | 5-Pin Molex connector}}]
 +
 +[{{ adept_tg_swap6.jpg?​direct&​300 |The First 10-pin Header connector}}]
 +
 +[{{ adept_tg_swap9.jpg?​direct&​300 |The Second 10-pin Header connector}}]
 +
 +[{{ adept_tg_swap8.jpg?​direct&​300 |And the Two SMB connectors}}]
 +
 +In the Picture , the low BNC connector, connects to the Left SMB connector (shown with RED arrows)
 +
 +the Upper BNC connector , connects to the Right SMB connector (shown with PURPLE arrows)
 +
 +Slide the Tiger-Mother card back into the Tiger Controller, and then you are done!
 +
 +<WRAP center round important 60%>
 +If you have any problems removing or installing the Adept Piezo Daughter Boards contact a ASI technician for further instructions on the procedure so that you don’t get frustrated and the system doesn’t get damaged.
 +</​WRAP>​
 +
 +
 +
 +{{tag>​piezo tech_note tiger ADEPT}} ​
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