Finally got some flux and solder wick and woah even with a bad iron this ups my soldering game big time.

Getting caught up on the Intel news and this is actually huge. They might use other fabs!? This was unthinkable even 3 years ago. anandtech.com/show/15926/intel

tbh slack has no right to kvetch about ms teams as antitrust. office has had a chat component for decades now. they just built a not-shitty business chat. whoop-de-doo.

life’s like a movie, write your own ending

UPDATE!!!!!!!! Removed the corroded power switch, bridged the contacts with a wire and IT WORKS!!!!!!

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Welp I flew too close to the sun. Corroded GBA cleaned up nicely but the power switch was messed up and I broke it trying to degunk it.

Bought a second shell with this latest round of mods...am prepared to make an @mntmn Game Boy Advance Reform 🤣

Funny Playing GBA IPS V2 bottom, Handheld Legend no-name IPS kit top. The no name kit looks warmer, is dimmer (I’m using it at default brightness and did not solder the control pads up)

New screen lens for my early Pocket (no LED lenses are hard to find!)

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Reverted a backlit GBC to stock screen configuration with a new aftermarket shell from ExtremeRate...more a showpiece than anything. JDM serial no label style on back.

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Did some projects yesterday! AGB-001 to IPS in a new retrosix shell... with a new USB-C rechargeable LiPo battery. (totally reversible btw)

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