partial P112 kits

Tony Duell ard at
Tue Jun 22 14:05:59 CDT 2010

> On Jun 21, 2010, at 2:33 PM, Dave McGuire wrote:
> >  I have no problem with that at all.  If they DON'T WANT to, that's
> > fine.  What I have a problem with is the knee-jerk reaction of "SMT =3D=3D=
> > HARD", which is complete and utter bullshit.
> Not everybody has access to a teacher as patient and as learned as you.  =

FWIW I never had a teacher. I just grabbed the soldering iron and put the 
chip on the PCB. No problem...

> For most of us, we've only had to learn by trying it and failing a lot =
> of the time, and we've found that SMT is hard.  If nothing else, the =

I still wonder how mcuh of this is 'we know SMD is hard so we're not 
going to be able to do it, so it's hard' :-)


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