Thanks Helder, I'll give that one a try.Helder wrote: ↑Wed Aug 09, 2017 1:29 amGet 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.
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- Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:28 pm
- Forum: Support (mintyPi)
- Topic: USB speaker desoldering best practices
- Replies: 15
- Views: 5902
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...
- Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:06 pm
- Forum: Archived/Completed Sales
- Topic: WINNER ANNOUNCED! [POLL] - Signed mintyPi Giveaway
- Replies: 153
- Views: 50188
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 ...
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...
- Thu Jul 13, 2017 9:19 pm
- Forum: Show-off Corner (mintyPi)
- Topic: [WIP] MintyPi build from exodus
- Replies: 8
- Views: 4181
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 )...
- 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