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by Deathquake
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice on soldering
Replies: 1
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Advice on soldering

I’m a novice with a soldering iron. I have a cheapo job off amazon. I’ve been working through the 8x8x8 kit, after a couple of hours or so i’ve Worked my way through two of the tips supplied with the iron. This seems wrong to me. Assuming it is. How can I tell if it’s me not looking after th...
by Deathquake
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Electronics Kits / Bundles
Topic: Hobby Components 8x8x8 Cube Kit (HCKITS0050)
Replies: 111
Views: 30607

Re: Hobby Components 8x8x8 Cube Kit (HCKITS0050)

Hi, rec’d as Chrimbo gift so far so good, novice solderer so we’ll see how broken it is by the end. Confused by the instructions for the push switches though, placement is important and the position of the component leg is specified in the diagram. How to indentify the component leg is not menti...