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Forum: support.Hardware 15 April 2022, 13:19
Replies: 13
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Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks again everyone. I'll give all those...

Thanks again everyone. I'll give all those technique a try to remove the legs and solder blocking the holes.



Sorry yes that's what I mean't. Should I use that to remove the corrosion?...
Forum: support.Hardware 13 April 2022, 23:38
Replies: 13
Views: 743
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks for that. Yes they do look a bit/lot...

Thanks for that. Yes they do look a bit/lot corroded don't they. I was considering delicately brushing over them with a carbon fibre pen to remove some of the acid corrosion. Do you think that's...
Forum: support.Hardware 12 April 2022, 22:08
Replies: 13
Views: 743
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks a lot for all the replies everyone. I went...

Thanks a lot for all the replies everyone. I went with @jope suggestion and set to it with some cutters. What a mess that makes! Bits flying off everywhere, definitely safety glasses time.
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Forum: support.Hardware 12 April 2022, 15:40
Replies: 13
Views: 743
Posted By gizmo1990
Removing the Gary socket? Or any socket for that matter.

I thought I'd make a specific post about this since I don't seem to be getting anywhere with the issue and the soldering thread might be too broad.

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Forum: support.Hardware 10 April 2022, 17:13
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Well the heat gun works wonders! U12 finally...

Well the heat gun works wonders! U12 finally removed. :)

I've started desoldering the Gary socket but run into a few snags again. The ground pin is yet again hugely frustrating to desolder but I...
Forum: support.Hardware 03 April 2022, 19:19
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
I've given in and got a cheap heat gun. Will post...

I've given in and got a cheap heat gun. Will post how it goes!
Forum: support.Hardware 03 April 2022, 19:18
Replies: 272
Sticky: Soldering hints
Views: 189,676
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks for the reply @nikosidis I've given...

Thanks for the reply @nikosidis

I've given in and bought a cheap heat gun. Once I've checked it's wired up ok I'll give it a whizz. Looking around the net, heat guns seem the only way to remove...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 April 2022, 16:27
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
I'd rather not destroy the chips. They might be...

I'd rather not destroy the chips. They might be completely fine.
Forum: support.Hardware 02 April 2022, 12:32
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks for that @r.cade I've posted the...

Thanks for that @r.cade

I've posted the following in the soldering thread, but thought I'd put it here too in case no one is reading that much now!

Could someone give me some advice for...
Forum: support.Hardware 02 April 2022, 12:28
Replies: 272
Sticky: Soldering hints
Views: 189,676
Posted By gizmo1990
Could someone give me some advice for removing...

Could someone give me some advice for removing stubborn icu's? I'm trying to desolder U12 and U13 from a 500+ and they are proving so difficult.

I've a good solder sucker and it seems to have...
Forum: support.Hardware 01 April 2022, 16:23
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks for that @Vypr They arrived and they look...

Thanks for that @Vypr They arrived and they look like they'll fit fine.

I've been trying to desolder the U12 and U13 chips and boy, is it tough to melt the ground pins! I've got some flux on order...
Forum: support.Hardware 26 March 2022, 03:12
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
I need to get some 20 pin sockets for U12 and...

I need to get some 20 pin sockets for U12 and U13. Does anyone know if these through hole sockets will fit? I can't figure out the dimensions that are mentioned in the data sheets!:confused I'd like...
Forum: support.Hardware 15 January 2022, 10:07
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks again everyone. Really great advice. I...

Thanks again everyone. Really great advice. I feel more like theres some objectives to complete now.

@Vypr Would you believe, great minds think a like! I'd ordered that exact one last night! :)
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Forum: support.Hardware 14 January 2022, 21:15
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Thanks a lot for that guys. @Vypr...

Thanks a lot for that guys.



@Vypr Excellent just what I was looking for, thank you. Regarding the removal of the sockets and soldered chips, are there reliable methods used for this that don't...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 January 2022, 16:08
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
@Jpor thanks a lot for the reply. I'm checking...

@Jpor thanks a lot for the reply. I'm checking out the vid. He already seems to have had a torrid time. Pity he can't video closer in, it's hard to see what he's actually doing at times for a...
Forum: support.Hardware 14 January 2022, 15:18
Replies: 20
Views: 1,264
Posted By gizmo1990
Another Amiga 500 Plus repair thread!

Hi all. I finally got round to opening an old Plus I have to try and get it working. Upon opening I checked the battery state and it didn't seem too bad but was definitely leaking. So I've removed...
Forum: project.Sprites 10 January 2022, 09:39
Replies: 5
Views: 1,234
Posted By gizmo1990
That's such a shame, thanks a lot for checking...

That's such a shame, thanks a lot for checking that out tho.

Can't believe such a seminal/famous game hasn't had it main sprites ripped. :shocked It might be worth me posting on Kroah's forum to...
Forum: project.Sprites 09 January 2022, 23:43
Replies: 5
Views: 1,234
Posted By gizmo1990
@jotd Many thanks for these! However, there's no...

@jotd Many thanks for these! However, there's no character sprites, as in player sprites. Do you have them as well? Specifically the player animation sprite sheets.
Forum: project.Sprites 09 January 2022, 19:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,234
Posted By gizmo1990
Speedball 2 character sprites?

Hey there. I've been searching around for these sprites and cant find them anywhere. :shocked All I've been able to find is the GBA and (awful) HD ones from spriters resource.

Does anyone know if...
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