[vcf-midatlantic] vcf-midatlantic Digest, Vol 10, Issue 15

Jeffrey Brace jeffrey at vcfed.org
Fri Mar 15 19:15:31 EDT 2019

On Fri, Mar 15, 2019 at 6:53 PM Evan Koblentz <evan at vcfed.org> wrote:

>  >> How is soldering a narrow topic?
> It was surface-mount soldering.
> The makerspace will do their usual learn-to-solder workshop during the
> show.
> I will see if Bil wants to teach anything else this year.

Maybe Bill wants to do a topic like this one on hackaday:

It's basically about a misunderstanding on the effects of heat and aging. A
lot of hobbyists are interested in finding ways to prolong the life of
decades computer systems, with their chips, caps drying out, etc..  He
argues that the failure isn't poor design or heat, but the shock of turning
on a chip that breaks it .

Jeff Brace
Vice President
Vintage Computer Federation

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