[sdiy] solder diameter?

Tony Clark clark at andrews.edu
Fri Jun 14 17:51:04 CEST 2002


> what gauge wire solder would you guys reccomend for soldering 
> components onto a pcb? > Thanks

   I recommend 0.020 inch wire.  The common size is 0.047, but with the 
thinner 0.020 wire, you can more accurately control the amount of solder 
applied and also do finer PCB work.

   Cheers,

   Tony

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