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I accdently put the wrong screw in the handle part and i cant get it out

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I was just finishing up with my mac and i accdent put in the brown screw, screwed it in and now i cant get it out. I also cant open the case now

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I am not sure which brown screw you are referring too, however, I would attempt to spin the screw while having someone pull on the case (gently at first - then gradually more).  If this doesn't work I would suggest drilling it out.  There are special bits for this purpose. 

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The colors for the screws aren't always the same, but whatever the color is, the bottom two screws are a different threading than the top two screws inside the handle.

 

I would recommend what maceffects said.  Have someone pull the case apart while you unscrew.

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Brown screws are in the bottom of the casing, while silver ones are hidden in the top (handle side)

 

As a reminder, i think of it as ones being tanned (exposure to the sun) while the others (hidden) remained white ;-)
 

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I didn't know they were different between the top and bottom, other than color.

IIRC already seen casing with mixed up screws, don't remember any issue concerning thread or removal.

 

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Usually, but not always.  I've worked on cases with 4 silver screws.  I think it just depended on when/where Apple got their screws from.

 

IIRC the early ones had silver srews all around (128/512 Plus) while the late units have the brown/silver setup (SE/Classic) except for the CC that had all silver screws as well.

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The lower screws (many of which I've seen are black?) have a finer thread than the silver screws.

 

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