Old Hardware for New Life

Daniel Fussell dfussell at byu.edu
Tue Oct 22 11:34:59 MDT 2013

On 10/21/2013 10:10 PM, Todd Millecam wrote:
> Recycle components off them with a soldering iron and tweezers for use in
> later projects.  I can get most non-surface mounted components at this
> point, but I think I'll get the surface mounted stuff down soon.  It'd
> probably be a lot easier if I had a steadier hand, though.
Try a solder wick, they're better than a solder sucker, and way better 
than the heat-and-pull method.  There are components that won't tolerate 
an iron's heat for long, so best to get it out with the shortest exposure.


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