It took the tin right off.
simply melting the solder and pulling
Either way it sounds useful as is really the only trick I got in my bag.
A de-soldering pump ?...R
I used a solder sucker first: But when you have a bunch of pins, even the tiny amount of residual solder makes removing the board from the pins nigh on impossible.
I used a solder sucker first:
Of course the other solution is to chop off the pins with a snips and pull them out of the through-hole one by one....R
Thats not a solder sucker.THIS IS a solder sucker.Tom...