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so I found a box

By blue_dragon
Oct 22, 2006
  1. yes I found a box and it has all kinds of solderers and capacitators and all those electric things
    I like to learn but can anyone point in a direction to learn how to mod n stuff?
     
  2. zephead

    zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569

    go down to radio shack and get yourself a do-it yourself home electronics kit. building those projects gives you a real good understanding of electricity and electronics.
     
  3. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    ... and are pretty hands on too :)

    Knowledgable people are also helpfull.. especialy if you want to join one of those electronics courses at uni/collage/community center/etc..

    what type of electronics are you interested in modding? eg audio, circuits, ICs etc...
     
  4. sl33py

    sl33py TS Rookie

    If you are daunted by soldering - get a low wattage iron from radio shack and practice! I practiced on an old NIC for about a week before doing my xbox and a buddies xbox - no bad solders! low wattage will take a bit longer, but less likely to burn the pcb or pull a trace.

    good luck!

    sl33py
     
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