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Chip Quik SMD Removal Kit - SMD1

SKU: ADA2660

$34.00 AUD, inc GST
$30.91 AUD, exc GST
Chip Quik SMD Removal Kit - SMD1
34 AUD

SKU: ADA2660

$34.00 AUD, inc GST
$30.91 AUD, exc GST
1 reviews 0 5 5

Removing SMD parts more complex than a resistor or SOT-23 can be a real bear. You want to get the part off without damaging traces, and if possible, without damaging the part either. You could haul out your hot air tool or you could go in surgically with this handy SMD Removal Kit from Chipquik - SMD removal is made easy! It uses a special metal alloy that bonds to your solder but stays liquid for a long time so can melt it over the existing pads and then remove with tweezers. This version has a leaded alloy, best for use with lead-based solder.

In just four steps you're rocking and rolling:

  1. Apply flux [Adafruit used the Chipquick Tack Flux 10cc Syringe] to all leads of SMD
  2. Solder alloy uniformly on all pins of SMD
  3. Lift SMD or slide SMD from board
  4. Clean site with swab dipped in flux, solder wick, alcohol pad.
  5. **TA-DA**

Kit Includes:

  • 2.5 feet of Removal Alloy
  • 1x tube of No-Clean Paste Flux
  • 5x Alcohol wipes
  • Instruction sheet

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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Hugh verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Removed an eeprom from TiVo. SMD removal kit worked a treat leaving the PCB in excellent condition ready for the new chip. My soldering ability would be described as 'amateur competent' but it's not my day job. (Posted on 18/11/2017)

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