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- Wed Apr 29, 2020 2:51 pm
- Forum: General Chat (mintyPi)
- Topic: mintyPi Lite Parts List
- Replies: 9
- Views: 4942
Do we really want to start a discussion about solder with or without lead in it? Lead was always better for solid connections. You can be happy to still can use it for private! Many malfunctions on commercial devices are just caused by lead free solder. You just should not eat it and maybe wash your...
- Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:01 am
- Forum: Hardware Help
- Topic: Repairing the battery on an unusual gameboy cartridge
- Replies: 3
- Views: 2820
I do not see any battery on your picture! There is the pcb with a hole in the middle and a potted piece which holds just your game rom inside it. There are solder pads for a small 10uF capacitor but was never soldered to it. I do not know what a capacitor is here disignated for. Storing game data wo...
- Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:48 pm
- Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
- Topic: Wire Preference
- Replies: 2
- Views: 1054
You decision is fully fine! No brand is nesessary to prefer, just maybe silicone wire since it is much more easy to solder for beginners. I suggest all signal wires to be twisted to its pair: USB, Audio and Video. Button wires and power do not nead to have this twisting.