Are there any video tutorials for installing chips and soldering?

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by JJBro1, Apr 11, 2008.

  1. JJBro1

    JJBro1 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jan 20, 2008
    United States
  2. bluto20

    bluto20 Newbie

    Feb 9, 2007
    United States
    Here is a vid I found on youtube. It's in spanish but gives you a nice visual on how the soldering process goes on the Wii. I'm in the process of installing a Wasabi on mine and I'm stuck on soldering onto the chip legs. They are so tiny so you have to be pretty precise. If this is going to be your first time ever soldering, as it is mine, its best to practice on a circuitboard that isn't being used anymore. For example: an old remote control, dialup modem, stereo, etc. Here's the video.
  3. Bob Evil

    Bob Evil The Department of Home-Made Insecurity

    Sep 27, 2006
    Out of the corner of your eye
    Magnifying glasses are your friends [​IMG]

    As is a nice precision tip, with a flat edge to it.