How to fix electronics


#1

Just found this on imgur. Looks like this could help a lot of people. Especially the guys videos. All credit goes to whoever the fuck did this.

http://imgur.com/gallery/Yol8M


#2

Agreed. But I’m going to pick the Weller 40W model, since the bigger one seems to be geared toward pros.


#3

LOL it was phaedrus.


#4

“I once fixed a $500 LCD TV for $12 worth of parts and an hour of my time.” That’s how our crew room got its TV; found it in a dumpster! :stuck_out_tongue:


#5

This tall about caps makes me wonder how much stuff I threw out that didn’t work that I could’ve fixed with a few caps.


#6

well, the trick isn’t replacing the capacitor, but knowing WHICH capacitor to change. That’s where most people would have trouble.