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by Iván
24 May 2018, 10:05
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: Sockets for the ICs
Replies: 10
Views: 4303

Re: Sockets for the ICs

Makes perfect sense to me. I was just wondering which issues you encountered more oftenly, and it's true that bending IC pins is a common problem when dealing with sockets. I find your recomendation for direct soldering for most chips more than appropiate. Although I'm not a seasoned solder, my OCD ...
by Iván
23 May 2018, 20:44
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: Sockets for the ICs
Replies: 10
Views: 4303

Re: Sockets for the ICs

Hi guys, Waiting for my kit, I'm seeing all my questions are already answered on the FAQ or here (LEDs & sockets ;)); however, the FAQ states that: For the logic chips we believe sockets cause more issues than they solve, so we didn’t add them to the kit. Could you elaborate a little about which pro...