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Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by Dr.killjoy, Oct 21, 2014.

  1. Dr.killjoy

    Thread Starter Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2013
    I picked up a Aoyue 6028 for pretty cheap in order to get me started with smd work and also to BGA my 2 Xbox 360 back to full health...
    Here are a couple question
    1-What better liquid or paste flux??
    2-Are there any brands of flux I should buy or stay away from ???
    3-Chip qic make a no/clean flux paste and is it any good ??
    4- Does solder paste go bad ???
    5-What tools do I need for BGA???
    6-Do I need different tips ???
    7-Anyone ever use a Aoyue 6028 ????

    Here she is

    Jay Sr