What is a desoldering pump?

Answer A desoldering pump is a vaccum pump that sucks molten solder from soldered wires or printed circuit boards. It is used in the disassembly and repair of electronic and electrical devices.Bulb TypesT... Read More »

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Desoldering Methods?

Repairing electronic systems often requires replacing electronics on circuit boards. When that happens, you will need to desolder (liquefy and remove the metal on the contact). No matter what metho... Read More »

What is a hot air desoldering station?

One tool that is used for the repair of surface mount technology (SMT) circuit boards is the hot air desoldering station. Attached to the pencil-like air blower is a set of controls used to adjust ... Read More »

I cant decide between the one touch ping pump or the minimed paradigm veo pump from medtronic?

They both look like very nice pumps. I have been using a pump for over just 10 years now, you will love it! The pump I have now is the Minimed Paradigm 722, using for over 5 years. Either way I ... Read More »

How to Convert a Ford Smog Pump to an Engine Vacuum Pump?

The smog pump on Ford vehicles is an emissions control device that is part of the vehicle's air injection system (AIS). The smog pump sends oxygen into the exhaust and through the exhaust manifold ... Read More »