A question we receive quite frequently from our customers is, "What's the difference between Osaka 6 and Osaka 7?" LOCA is Liquid Optical Clear Adhesive which is used to bind the LCD and glass during glass-only repairs. During the past 6 months the iPhone repair industry has seen a growing trend of repair technicians learning glass-only repairs and some have...
Glass only repairs are quickly increasing in popularity as technicians search for a more economical way to replace the glass on a smartphone. Since designers of consumer electronics are continuing on the path of the small, smaller, and smallest, more devices will be held together with gobs of sticky adhesive. As LCD glass assemblies rise in cost, and thus create...
Glass-only repairs have risen in popularity, as have the tools and information necessary to complete the repair. Simply seeing the number of glass only repair videos on YouTube is proof the repair is more prevalent now than ever before. Separating the glass from the LCD takes a lot of patience and skill, but even more challenging is properly adhering the...