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[* icon_note] It is common for solder to cover up some of the holes through solder pads on the board. Opening these holes greatly simplifies soldering.
[* black] Open the holes through the solder pads by pressing a very thin steel pin (in our case a straightened staple)staple against the blockage while heating the same pad from the other side of the board.
[* icon_caution] Do not overheat the boardA "[link|http://www.amazon.com/Xacto-X75170-X-tra-Hands-Magnifier/dp/B0006NDZR6/ref=pd_bbs_2?ie=UTF8&s=hi&qid=1241473137&sr=8-2|third hand]" tool (or a friend) can greatly help in this procedure.
[* black] Open the holes through the solder pads by pressing a very thin steel pin (in our case a straightened staple)staple against the blockage while heating the same pad from the other side of the board.
[* icon_caution] Do not overheat the boardA "[link|http://www.amazon.com/Xacto-X75170-X-tra-Hands-Magnifier/dp/B0006NDZR6/ref=pd_bbs_2?ie=UTF8&s=hi&qid=1241473137&sr=8-2|third hand]" tool (or a friend) can greatly help in this procedure.