Next UmTRXv2 batch

Sylvain Munaut 246tnt at gmail.com
Wed Nov 7 18:26:48 UTC 2012


>>> As known, hardware developing impossible without soldering iron.
>>> With UmTRXv2 I found that was used very infusible solder paste.
>>> As I understand it is due to compliance to Pb-free.
>>
>> Please note that RoHS is not a requirement in Europe for telecom
>> equipment!  So if you have a SMT factory that still uses solder with Pb,
>> you can avoid those issues.
>
> You mean it's a requirement only for consumer electronics? Didn't know that.

The exact rules are a bit more complicated than this, but yes, there
is a lot of exemptions from RoHS.

Cheers,

    Sylvain




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