Desoldering Chips, was Re: Can someone confirm this chip equivalence?
marvin at west.net
Thu Apr 8 01:23:01 CDT 2010
Another thing that works (but you have to be careful) is to use an xacto
knife to cut the leads using the uncut leads as a "stop". At the point
most of the leads are cut, you can use a standard cutter to clip the
last lead on each side.
(Still trying to figure out how this is related to chip equivalence.)
> If I slip, that would be no good... nevertheless, that's probably
> what I'll end up doing (the cutting, not the slipping part!)
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