Very well, pictures it is.
I can break out the hi-res camera if people insist.
You can see the hinge which has since been repaired. Both hinges were injected with liquid goop, and will not suffer from the m15x's issue of...
I am wondering how much to charge for my Area-51 M15x
C2D T8100 processor
4 gigs of ram
Now the caveats... it has a minor break in the back...