Electronics Forum | Wed Sep 22 22:32:12 EDT 2004 | pdeuel
We use a chunkee trimmer in prep. Cut bend and form all thru hole parts before first assembly.
Electronics Forum | Thu Apr 09 18:36:52 EDT 1998 | Steve Gregory
| Has anybody heard of a shield to shield the cutter from | flying leads during hand cutting of through hole components. | If it collected the leads also that would be helpful. | I am thinking of plexiglass or something that the board | could be plac
Electronics Forum | Wed Sep 22 22:44:34 EDT 2004 | davef
We agree with Paul. If you prepare the components differently, so that they snap into place, you do not need to trim after wave. Most rotary trimmers put a HUGE amount of stress on solder connections, potentially cracking the connections. Some of