Introduction: Remove the Soldered SMD Parts Without Damage From PCB

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Remove some SMD parts from junk PCBs and reuse them is reasonable for hobbyist.

Step 1:

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I use a plate of used razor.

It is very thin and tough.

Step 2:

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Heat and melt the solder then insert the razor plate between the pin of part and foot print.

Step 3:

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There are no heat stress and no damage.

And It is very easy way.

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Comments

Krejstrup (author)2016-01-27

This was a nice tip - thank you :)

ThomasK19 (author)2016-01-25

I used blades from a carpet cutter which are much thicker. This is a good idea. Never thought of them (since I use an electric razor). Though I know there are used razors in the household ;-)

saharaupro (author)ThomasK192016-01-25

Please handle with care!

ThomasK19 (author)saharaupro2016-01-25

I know, the soldering iron is hot xD

Hashem_Mehyar (author)2016-01-25

added to favourite. you should rename it to " removing smd soldered parts...

saharaupro (author)Hashem_Mehyar2016-01-25

Hi, Hashem_Mehyar.

I have changed the title, thank you.

Hashem_Mehyar (author)saharaupro2016-01-25

Great, this way you prevented having a misleading title, and insured having more visits, again great tip :)

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