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From: "Spehro Pefhany"
Subject: Re: Using QX3 microscope for SMT
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Date: Sat, 05 Oct 2002 02:12:53 GMT
NNTP-Posting-Date: Fri, 04 Oct 2002 22:12:53 EDT
The renowned Ivan wrote:
> I was thinking about getting Intel's QX3 toy microscope to do some
> fine pitch soldering instead of buying a magnifying lamp or a real
> microscope. Has anyone tried this? Any opinions?
I don't think so, but it's worth the small cost IMO to be able to capture
images of small things for documentation. I only use it once in a while,
but it's nice when you need it (and only one USB cable to plug in, no
adapters or other junk).
Here's one: http://www.speff.com/India.jpg
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