Questions and answers

What size screwdriver is needed for MacBook Pro?

What size screwdriver is needed for MacBook Pro?

1.2mm P5
1.2mm P5 Precision Pentalobe Screwdriver for MacBook Air and Pro Retina Laptop Opening Repair Tools.

What size Phillips screwdriver do I need?

The most important technique is to use the right size screwdriver. While screw size is shrouded in mystery, there are four basic sizes of Phillips screwdriver — from #0 to #4 — #0 being the smallest. The most common sizes are #2 and #1, #2 for standard screw sizes, #1 for “miniature”.

What size is a 000 screwdriver?

PSD™ 10 Pieces Precision Slotted and Phillips Screwdriver Set, #000 – #1 Tip Size, 1 – 4 mm.

How do you get a screw out of a MacBook without a screwdriver?

Try the tip of a knife. Use the pointed tip of a knife to turn tiny screws counterclockwise. Insert the knife tip into the groove; if you can, try inserting the knife tip at a slight angle to provide more contact surface area between the knife and the screw. Use a metal nail file.

What size is a P5 Pentalobe screwdriver?

1.2 mm
Sizes and measurements

P sizes TS sizes Dimension
P4 TS3 Unknown
1.1 mm
P5 TS4 1.2 mm
P6 TS5 1.5 mm

What size is a #1 screwdriver?


Screw Gauge Point Size
Slot or Flathead Philips
2 ⅛” / 3.2mm #1
3 5/32” / 4.0mm #1
4 3/16” / 4.8mm #1

What is the most common screw size?

The most common size is #8 (approximately 5/32-inch in diameter), but the appropriate size of screw will depend on your individual project.

How many different sizes of Robertson screws are there?

Currently, there are five different Robertson screwdriver types available, with suitable screw size indicated by the color. Orange drivers (#00) are appropriate for use with screw types 1 and 2. The recess size range (the size of the corresponding square imprint on the screw) is from 1.77-1.80 mm.

When did Apple start using pentalobe screws?

The Pentalobe screw first appeared on the battery section of a Macbook Pro laptop in 2009, Wiens said. It also can be found on the exterior of Apple’s new MacBook Air notebook.

How big is a Phillips screwdriver in size?

Wera 05118020001 2050 PH Screwdriver for Phillips Screws for Electronic Applications. PH 00 mm x 60 mm . . . Only 2 left in stock – order soon.

What kind of screwdriver do I need for a MacBook Air?

The former is Phillips 00 screwdriver, and the latter a Torx 0.6. I found that although the Torx screwdriver is fit for purpose, the PH#00 to be a little too big. For the reasons mentioned above I would go for a smaller Phillips PH#000 screwdriver.

What kind of screwdriver do I need to repair my computer?

Use this precision Phillips #00 screwdriver for DIY or professional small electronics repair. The Phillips #00 screw is the most commonly used fastener in the internals of consumer electronics, game consoles, laptops, PC desktop computers, and small home appliances.

Which is the best Phillips screwdriver for camera repair?

Swivel on top make it easy to hold the screwdriver in place while turning it with your fingers.Highly recommend. Good screw driver! Worked for Camera This #00 Philips screwdriver worked great when I had to take apart a camera for repair.