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Here is a video I have made to help anyone who is stuck on this repair. iPad Mini Digitiser Repair with soldering mini PCB


This repair is needed at the moment when you have to replace a screen on an iPad Mini. Normally you would expect this component to be pre-attached, but at present parts from most manufacturers are not soldered for you.

If you need any advice on repairing your Apple device then please contact me on here and I will guide you through it - or for a quicker response or if you want us to do the repair for you - tom@iphone-surgery.co.uk

Happy repairs, best of luck - remember! it is static season!!!!!
Edited by GerroffMe - 1/4/13 at 2:08pm
 
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you can embed the video on here if you like
Just click on the movie film then insert the link between video and /video
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hhhhhmmmmmm seems challenging, might be something worth a try.
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hhhhhmmmmmm seems challenging, might be something worth a try.

Cheers mate, let me know how you get on!

What soldering iron you gonna be using?
 
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Cheers mate, let me know how you get on!
What soldering iron you gonna be using?

I use a cheap 80 dollar Chinese SMD station. I don't have a cable to solder but, i wonder if i can't find a similar cable to practice on.
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I use a cheap 80 dollar Chinese SMD station. I don't have a cable to solder but, i wonder if i can't find a similar cable to practice on.

Yeah, you should be able to find something similar on any ribbon cable in some other devices. Printers usually have them attaching the the LCD screens, so does my car, but I don't recommend taking your car to pieces biggrin.gif if you do though, please film it biggrin.gif
 
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working at a pc shop with a free table, we see plenty of printers.
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