soldering tutorial, was: Re: [Shr-User] uSD hosed, on every unstable.

Al Johnson openmoko at
Fri Oct 15 12:22:08 CEST 2010

On Friday 15 October 2010, Alfa21 wrote:
> 2010-10-14 at 15:58 jeremy jozwik
> > yah thats what i was wondering, frying components. but it is surely a
> > common technique, this is the first ive seen with a hot plate. most
> > use a hot air gun.
> hot air is used to unsolder components for replacement.
> hot plate imho is fake

More coverage of various techniques here, including details of the hotplate 
method. It's the wrong method for reattaching a USB connector and a resistor.

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