What parts to salvage from detectors? Answered
Hey all - at the place I manage I have 15 defective Kidde smoke detectors coming back - now obviously there's something wrong with them but it won't be every part that's garbage.
It IS however a good opportunity to get some multiples of same parts. SO - if this was you and they are in the garbage otherwise..which parts would you salvage? I'm willing to invest maybe 2 hours of desolder time. Other than the resistors and the LEDs, i'm not as familiar with the components used on these boards.
This looks like the closest model: