Great info - thanks so much. I'll see what I need to do at the end, but it sounds quite feasible to do either on the underside of the board or around the top.
Having switched to a lower power iron - 15W rather than 30W, I'm having a lot more success than before.
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- Sat Sep 29, 2012 9:48 am
- Forum: HATs and other add-ons
- Topic: Is C13 really necessary?
- Replies: 4
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A slightly tongue in cheek topic, but........ I've caused a soldering disaster :-( my 22nF capacitor destined for position C13 has disappeared into a blob of solder waste, and in one of my failed attempts to tidy up, I think I've ripped one of the connection pads off the board. I think I've found a ...
- Fri Dec 16, 2011 4:50 pm
- Forum: Staffroom, classroom and projects
- Topic: BASIC - more harmful than useful?
- Replies: 899
- Views: 179837
<t>Fully agree with tomo - I should admit up front that I'm no teacher and my programming days are long over. I especially identify with the plug in and go thing - I've never really worked out how to code anything on a PC - it always seemed like too many steps and stuff to be installed and configure...