[Noisebridge-discuss] Soldering, in space?
jof at thejof.com
Sat Nov 2 07:08:11 UTC 2013
On Sat, Nov 2, 2013 at 12:02 AM, Rubin Abdi <rubin at starset.net> wrote:
> Two questions, coming from another list...
> 1. Have any astronauts soldered in space previously? It doesn't sound
> like that's a thing they do now in NASA.
Not much happens in NASA these days :(
Yes. I find references to:
> 2. If one were to solder in space, what challenges would they face?
Boiling flux spurting all over. Bits of solder blobs or through-hole
lead snippings floating off and shorting out something important.
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