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This IFIXIT guide allows you to safely and properly remove the CAMERA from the AEE Mach 1 Drone. In order to remove the camera, please follow the step-by-step directions below and make sure to use the proper tools listed. When removing the top panel, make sure to be careful as there are still wired connections. Fix it!

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  1. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement, Camera: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Take out the AEE Mach 1 and place it on a surface with its propellers facing up.

  2. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Holding the base of a propeller with one hand, unscrew the propeller by hand in a clockwise direction. Complete this action on all 4 propellers.

  3. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Flip the AEE Mach 1 upside down.

    • Remove the screws on the drone's arms using a Torx T5 screwdriver.

  4. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Gently pry open the top panel of the drone using a spudger.

    • Do not completely remove the panel, as there will still be wired connections between the two halves.

    • Rotate the top panel slightly to reveal the four screws beneath each propellor arm.

    • Remove each of the four screws with a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Lift off the top panel, as it should now be free from the rest of the device.

  5. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the screws from the four corners of the inner white chassis.

  6. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • Using a Spudger (or similar tool to scrap/pry with), remove the copper foil used as tape from the sides of the chassis.

    • Remove the small metal covering from the side boards.

    • This can be done by hand or with the assistance of a prying tool.

  7. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 7, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 7, image 2 of 2
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the four screws separating the side board from the white chassis.

  8. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 8, image 1 of 2 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 8, image 2 of 2
    • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the four screws from the large motherboard on the white chassis.

    • Lift the motherboard out of the case, revealing the camera cable.

  9. AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 9, image 1 of 3 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 9, image 2 of 3 AEE Mach 1 Camera Replacement: step 9, image 3 of 3
    • Using the Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the four screws holding the camera mechanism in place.

    • Lift the camera assembly out of the case.

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To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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