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Xbox 360 parts?

I have the opportunity to have an old, maybe broken, xbox 360 pro from my brother. I 'm first going to see if I can fix it. But if I can't, I was wondering if there is anything I could use for a robot? I know there probably isn't, but hey what the heck. I thought I might ask. 

Thanks

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force feedback motors from the controllers. LED's, DVD drive (motors, case, laser), PSU, cables, components from the mainboard (caps, resitors etc.)

I want the ring on the front of my next bot...... As for the rr o' death. I fixed the xbox and it worked for about 6 months before dying again, so I just bought a new one.

The main problem with the Xbox is the GPU (graphic processor)  overheating. The symtom is the "ring of death" 3 of the 4 red leds flashing.

I've repaired a few of them and after the repair they seems to last for a while. You can google the procedures on the net. Good luck!

The PSU could also be useful, maybe the motors from the CD drive but that is about it.   

what's a psu?

The power supply unit, the big power brick thing that you plug into the xbox.  

oh, ok thanks.

joysticks from controllers?

Yes, from the controllers

Fans and joystics