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by troed
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: ALPHA USER BUILDS
Topic: exxos finally in the game!
Replies: 25
Views: 174

Re: exxos finally in the game!

Forgottenmyname wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:08 pm
Good idea with the video board, I removed all of the black plastic spacers when I did mine.
I sanded down the plastics on mine and kept it on all rows. Was quite easy to line up the pins then ;)
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Lead-free soldering
Replies: 22
Views: 169

Re: Lead-free soldering

exxos wrote:
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:04 pm
cool,I guess if I match the same composition in Farnell the same stuff..
Well the composition of the flux core might not be.
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: ALPHA USER BUILDS
Topic: PaulJ Progress
Replies: 83
Views: 1245

Re: PaulJ Progress

The color gradient was interesting btw. If you got all the resistors in the right positions then there seems to be a general case of too much resistance on the RGB lines :)
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Lead-free soldering
Replies: 22
Views: 169

Re: Lead-free soldering

I have some trust in Sparkfun btw, just saw that Electrokit is selling this: We don’t want to hype this solder TOO much, but this could possibly be the best solder in the world. There, we’ve said it. This is a special blend made specifically for us and we love it. It all started as a quest to find t...
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: ALPHA USER BUILDS
Topic: PaulJ Progress
Replies: 83
Views: 1245

Re: PaulJ Progress

PaulJ wrote:
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:22 pm
Can't do much without a mouse.
alt+arrow keys & insert/clr-home

I mostly never bother to connect a mouse ...
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Lead-free soldering
Replies: 22
Views: 169

Re: Lead-free soldering

I'm Swedish, leaded would be illegal ;) wow really ? Hmm - actually it seems I overdid that comment a bit, sorry. My local electrokit company has the following statement regarding leaded solder: According to the EU Environmental Protection Directive ROHS, lead may not be used in the manufacture of ...
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Lead-free soldering
Replies: 22
Views: 169

Re: Lead-free soldering

I'm Swedish, leaded would be illegal ;) I solder at around 320-340 with the lead-free stuff I have and all my joints are always amazing ;)

(High quality JBC station helps)
by troed
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:47 am
Forum: ALPHA USER BUILDS
Topic: PaulJ Progress
Replies: 83
Views: 1245

Re: PaulJ Progress

Nice!!!
by troed
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: DMA port "update" ideas..
Replies: 13
Views: 200

Re: DMA port "update" ideas..

Ah, now I get it .. then yes .. I would also like a patch board ..
by troed
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: STF REMAKE PROJECT
Topic: DMA port "update" ideas..
Replies: 13
Views: 200

Re: DMA port "update" ideas..

I thought Icky got floppy and DMA working without a bodge?