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#1 pickel182

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Posted 03 August 2005 - 12:22 AM

ok im doing a tsop flash to a sharp tsop i have read the tutorial and understand the whole idea of twisting the two wires together ...my only problem is with the second wire its by r7r1 i cant for the life of solder the wire onto the pad its like frikan impossible...if anyone can tell me a solution to my problem it would be greatly appreciated i have been trying to solder this one point for about 2 hours now and its getting really frustrating!!!

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Posted 03 August 2005 - 07:55 AM

tin your soldering iron with a little more than usual, then dab the tip to the point on the board. you should have a little bit of solder on your point now that will give you something to solder the wire to. put some electrical tape over your points after your done. beerchug.gif

Edited by kollapse, 03 August 2005 - 07:56 AM.


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Posted 03 August 2005 - 09:48 AM

You could always use a little flux... smile.gif




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