From: M H Stein (dm561_at_torfree.net)
Date: 2008-01-21 11:57:28
---------- From: Mike Naberezny[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Sunday, January 20, 2008 11:34 PM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: Kits received -> HW question <snip> >Soldering the headers directly below the socket worked for me as you described >but I think some people with less experience soldering will find it >challenging. If there is a future revision of this board, putting parallel >rows of pins just for the headers would make it a little easier. <snip> >Regards, >Mike - Mike Naberezny (firstname.lastname@example.org) http://6502.org ------ FWIW, to plug into an existing IC socket without deforming it I usually use the bits of wire trimmed off the resistors & caps; plug them into a header or IC socket first to trim them and keep them aligned while soldering. Recycling, too ;-) (another) mike Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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