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    I started using hot air soldering using a hot air embossing gun bought from a craft store and some solder paste. It is amazing how it sucks the parts right
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      I started using hot air soldering using a hot air embossing gun bought from a craft store and some solder paste. It is amazing how it sucks the parts right into alignment.

       

      Tim Herrick, KQ8M

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      From: softrock40@yahoogroups.com [mailto:softrock40@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of edingraham
      Sent: Saturday, April 28, 2012 5:20 PM
      To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: SV: [softrock40] Best way to get a SoftRock Kit and Learn

       

       

      I'm always amazed at how easy the SMT soldering is. The solder knows where to go!

      73, Ed WX4S

      --- In softrock40@yahoogroups.com, "Dennis Andersen" <br@...> wrote:
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      > Regarding tools to deal with kits from Tony, I will inform you that both my Softrock 40 r and my Softrock Ensemble RX II are assembled with a small soldering iron and a toothpick holding the smd components in place J
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      > And I ain’t even kidding. Not more than two days at each of them. So the tools doesn’t have to be that advanced.
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      > Fra: softrock40@yahoogroups.com [mailto:softrock40@yahoogroups.com] PÃ¥ vegne af Mike Volckmann
      > Sendt: 28. april 2012 21:14
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      > Emne: Re: [softrock40] Best way to get a SoftRock Kit and Learn
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      > I have made Tony's web site my home page. That way every time if fire up Internet Explorer I see if kits are available. If one that I want is available I just order it then.
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      > Unfortunately I am still working on the first kit that I received due to not having the tools to deal with SMD yet.
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      > Mike
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      > From: "electricham@..." <chr1s.wynk00p@...>
      > To: softrock40@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Saturday, April 28, 2012 12:08 PM
      > Subject: [softrock40] Best way to get a SoftRock Kit and Learn
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      > Hey,
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      > What's the best way to get a SoftRock kit? Is there a time it gets stocked every week? I really want to get into this, but not sure the best way. Also, what's some of the best resources out there to learn about HAM style SDR?
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