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Topic # 116469 30-Apr-2013 09:10
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I want someone to replace the LCD in my Harmony One for me.

I have a replacement LCD to use but the LCD is attached with a 20 pin ribbon with 1mm spacings? Well beyond my soldering skills anyway.

Full instructions are here:

http://www.harmonyremoterepair.com/Documents/H1_LCD_install_tips.pdf

If you have the skills and want to earn a bit of cash PM me.

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  Reply # 807851 30-Apr-2013 09:11
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I use to be able to solder awesome not sure about it these days



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  Reply # 807853 30-Apr-2013 09:12
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Not sure how much work is involved John, I figure if i tear down the remotes someone should be able to do the job in an hour? Maybe $50 worth of labour.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 807858 30-Apr-2013 09:19
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Where are you located? I have a top of the line soldering iron as well but will need a good solder sucker



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  Reply # 807877 30-Apr-2013 09:46
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Southland.

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  Reply # 807916 30-Apr-2013 11:05
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No idea must be South of the Bombay Hills

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  Reply # 807937 30-Apr-2013 11:50
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I'm getting rid of my Harmony One. The 7-10 day battery life is enough for me.

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  Reply # 808248 30-Apr-2013 20:52
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marmel: I want someone to replace the LCD in my Harmony One for me.

I have a replacement LCD to use but the LCD is attached with a 20 pin ribbon with 1mm spacings? Well beyond my soldering skills anyway.

Full instructions are here:

http://www.harmonyremoterepair.com/Documents/H1_LCD_install_tips.pdf

also requires flux, 63/37 solder, 1/16th flat tip for best results.

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  Reply # 808271 30-Apr-2013 21:36
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Remove with hotair gun. Then wick to clean holes. I try to avoid solder suckers since they can lift pads.

Need plenty of flux to help remove the oxidised solder.

Then clean with flux clean and install new LCD, tack on each end then "drag solder" on the new legs.

-Al

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