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Old 08-14-2020, 05:11 PM   #2
sam_sam_sam
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Default Re: Trying to De-solder an Xbox Elite series 2 gaming controller.

You are going to have issues with multi-layer boards are sometimes hard to work with
I have had to use a Desoldering Gun and a temperature controlled hot air gun

You do have to practice using this setup on boards that you do not give a shit about
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These two repairs where found with a ESR meter...> Temp at 50*F then at 90*F the ESR reading more than 10%

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All of the mosfet that are taken out by bad caps

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