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by exodus
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: USB speaker desoldering best practices
Replies: 15
Views: 5902

Re: USB speaker desoldering best practices

Helder wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 1:29 am
Get one of these
http://m.ebay.com/itm/Compact-Grounded- ... nav=SEARCH
It's a great way to remove solder from these things easy and mess free.
Thanks Helder, I'll give that one a try.
by exodus
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: USB speaker desoldering best practices
Replies: 15
Views: 5902

USB speaker desoldering best practices

Hi, I went to work on my USB speaker (the type suggested in Wermys guide). First one I was a little too aggressive and completely ripped off a USB pad. Drat. First piece of garbage. My spare speaker I was able to pull off the USB connector without issue (small cheer). I then began warming up the cry...
by exodus
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Archived/Completed Sales
Topic: WINNER ANNOUNCED! [POLL] - Signed mintyPi Giveaway
Replies: 153
Views: 50188

Re: [POLL] - Signed mintyPi Giveaway - UPDATE

Donated and signed up for all social media :)
by exodus
Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: General Chat (mintyPi)
Topic: Protecting the outside of the tin
Replies: 19
Views: 5158

Re: Protecting the outside of the tin

Anyone here want to start sewing?? :-)
by exodus
Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: Help me
Replies: 15
Views: 4474

Re: Help me

As I've stated, and wermy as well, you're dealing with a device that uses a lithium ion battery. Lion batteries have a tendency to start fires and explode if not properly handled. If you're curious YouTube some videos where people short batteries out to show the destructive power these things have ...
by exodus
Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (mintyPi)
Topic: [WIP] MintyPi build from exodus
Replies: 8
Views: 4181

Re: [WIP] MintyPi build from ClonemyPi

Mod team, can we please move this topic to mintypi show off corner? thanks
by exodus
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Forum restructuring
Replies: 23
Views: 12157

Re: Forum restructuring

A few ideas: It might be helpful to have project specific material runs in the sub forum to their particular project. And/or link to the store site if applicable to reduce the "where to buy" single threads. A newbie forum has proved useful on other sites with general guidelines, links to useful (pin...
by exodus
Thu Jul 13, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (mintyPi)
Topic: [WIP] MintyPi build from exodus
Replies: 8
Views: 4181

[WIP] MintyPi build from exodus

Greetings MOD's Here's my little corner for my little project. Looking forward to building it! Finding time will be the main challenge between kids, work, family time and house related priorities etc). :mrgreen: Parts list (leveraged from wermy's http://www.sudomod.com/wiki/index.php?title=MintyPi )...
by exodus
Thu Jul 13, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: General Project Chat
Topic: [FINAL RELEASE AVAILABLE] Intro video while system is loading
Replies: 27
Views: 8105

Re: [WIP] Intro video while system is loading

Do you need a GPU to speed up your rendering??
by exodus
Wed Jul 12, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Archived/Completed Sales
Topic: mintyPi 3D-Printed Parts
Replies: 105
Views: 40437

Re: [Pre-order] mintyPi 3D-Printed Parts

wermy wrote:
Wed Jul 12, 2017 7:43 am
I can only really do video stuff after the kids are in bed, so I get orders packed before then. :)
I hear you there sir. Dad of 4 < 11 YO here