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Old Mar 28, 2002, 02:07 PM
sublime_whatigo sublime_whatigo is offline
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Default my idea, alternative to soldering

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Just an idea, dont mock me.

Would hot glue work? The kind u stick a tube in a gun and it heats it up and then melts it. This may be easier said than doen. And i dunno how good of contact the wires would make. But just a thought.
Old Mar 28, 2002, 04:44 PM
littlejack littlejack is offline
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you would need to get a better connection from1 point to another, getting glue inbetween would not allow a connection, and blobbing the glue on the top is rather a game of chance, suppose basicly that all i'm saying is no - it would not work, especialy in sensitve electronics, to much resistance would occur.

besisdes, mess up with solder and you remove it with solder wick or de-solder pump and try again - mess up with a hot glue gun and............?
Old Mar 28, 2002, 04:47 PM
AdioKIP AdioKIP is offline
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I don't think hot glue would conduct electricity very wlell so you would have to make sure there is contact between th wire and the metal and no hot glue in between.
Old Mar 28, 2002, 05:19 PM
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visit an electronics shop they have a few alternatives to solder.
Old Mar 28, 2002, 07:34 PM
stevensn stevensn is offline
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I was just at Lowes getting plumbing pipe and I saw a product that claim it can be used for electronics and for water piping for soldering...... It is in like a super glue tube.... Don't know if it would work or not but they claim it does...
Old Mar 28, 2002, 08:03 PM
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