Debuzzing/sd-gps-rework/... session or BOF at LinuxTag in Berlin ?

Nils Faerber nils.faerber at
Tue Jun 9 11:07:31 CEST 2009

Well, if Harald is the only one interested in having the rework done, I
will not come with all the gear.
So far I got no feedback at all. If there are more, please send me an email.


Nils Faerber schrieb:
> Harald Koenig schrieb:
>> Hi,
> Hi!
>> is anyone planning to offer a debuzz/sd-gps/... rework session
>> or just a OM BOF at LinuxTag in Berlin (24.-27.6., ?
> This is in fact a pretty neat idea ;)
> I just got word from LinuxTag that there will be a Dev-Center again! The
> FSO and other project folks want to hijack a table there and on all four
> days present and hack mobile Linux, i.e. FSO stuff, OpenEZX, probably
> other reverse engineering projects like Gnufiish too.
> Hardware hacking would make a nice addition ;)
> We just have to organise parts and tools.
> If we know halfway how many devices we want to rework I could offer to:
> - order and bring the parts (the modem 22µF capacitor is e.g. hard and
>   quite expensive to get) - I would need a BOM for all the reworks!
> - small lens-lamp (so old guys like me can see what they do)
> - soldering iron (Weller Magnastat with lead-free tip) - not the
> thinnest tip but should work, if someone has a better suited (and
> tested!) iron please volunteer!
> - if needed hot-air soldering station (are the tin-cans soldered to the
> PCB? It could be hard to open them...)
> - thin rework wire
> - thin lead free solder
> - thin solder wig (once there is too much solder on a pad ;)
> - flux
> - tools like torx screw driver, PCB fixation, ESD protection etc.
> Anything forgotten?
> Oh - and it should be made perfectly clear that this rework is done
> wihtout any form of implicit or explicit warrenty! If the device breaks
> within the process or the fix does not lead to the expected result or
> any other misbehaviour or fault, we deny all reliability :)
>> thanks,
>> Harald
> Cheers
>   nils faerber

Viele Grüße
  nils faerber

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