Desoldering Falcon NVRAM

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Re: Desoldering Falcon NVRAM

Post by exxos » Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:40 pm

My video was done to try and prevent damages to the boards as a lot of people are not good at this stuff. Sure more qualified people could do different methods.. but as many found, including myself, using a solder vacuum can easily damage pads, its why I avoided it in my video. Cutting pins and doing things one at a time means people will not start levering the NVRAM with a screwdriver, breaking the motherboard, ripping vias out etc when the NVRAM doesn't come out freely. I've fixed many boards due to such damages.

No objection if you want do a video, but have to think about who are not good at soldering, and how they will likely damaged everything, every step of the way. That is why I did the video, and the methods I did.
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Re: Desoldering Falcon NVRAM

Post by mikro » Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:48 pm

tzok wrote:
Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:37 pm
Falcon 030: Alternate+Control+Right Shift+Undo
No need for Right Shift.
...during boot, before RAM test.
Totally OK also during RAM test.

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