Originally Posted by Spritzup
Go the repair route, it's very quick and easy. And to the original question, go with the T43, the Z60 is heavy and cheaply built (in comparison).
I'm not sure I agree with you about the z60 being cheaply built (comparatively). What makes you say that? When I saw the z60 at office depot or wherever, it seemed to be about on par with the t series. I would still recommend the t43 over the z60, though.