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post #6 of (permalink) Old 03-11-2008, 08:47 PM - Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by intelfan View Post
What if you don't have a torch?

I found this.
Use a lighter.

EDIT: Seen that thread many times, theirs had a pop and went flying off because they had the razors wedged in while heating the IHS. Do not do what they did, they put constant pressure on the solder and when it got hot it let go, with pressure and ripped part of the die off in the process.
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