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Replaced LEDs on 1210 - FAIL :-(

Postby robgmixes » 28 Nov 2011 22:23

I just swapped over the 33/45 leds for blue ones, and they do not work as anticipated..The 33 comes on and stays on even if I press the 45 button. The 45 LED however never comes on. I have inspected for dodgy soldering, especially as its a bit tight in that corner, but to no avail. Any ideas?
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Re: Replaced LEDs on 1210 - FAIL :-(

Postby cafe latte » 28 Nov 2011 23:14

Put the old ones back and see what happens. Not all leds are the same voltage, maybe this is affecting something? Also leds require a specific orientation, did you solder them in the correct way round?
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Re: Replaced LEDs on 1210 - FAIL :-(

Postby djsmootht » 17 Feb 2012 01:49

Check to see if any solder from the 33 and 45 might have contacted any other points on the PCB board. You can always desolder and start over. I recommend using the solder sucker too, don't use solder wick because they don't work as well and can pull off contact points on your PCB
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