View Single Post
Old 28 November 2014, 15:23   #20
Hewitson
Registered User
Hewitson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Age: 36
Posts: 3,218
Quote:
Originally Posted by xArtx View Post
It's a no-no to break solder by pulling it for breaking the resin. It's supposed to be cut if you have to.
It would be more an issue for surface mount.
I was taught to solder by people who have been in the industry for decades and they ALWAYS pulled it apart.

I don't see how pulling it apart would affect the rosin core inside the solder. If doing surface-mount work, you should be using a liquid flux anyway.
Hewitson is offline  
 
Page generated in 0.04205 seconds with 11 queries