Pinecil - Tip Disconnected
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(01-02-2021, 04:54 AM)VaZso Wrote: I have a feeling you may have some soldering problem inside, so it may not have connection of temperature signal pin for example.

Thanks VaZso!

I opened the unit and quickly found a dodgy looking connection of a resistor (R2), which doesn't appear to be anywhere near the tip detection according to the schematic. It's for grounding after a power regulator associated with the USB-C VBUS. The rest of the components have been populated, and I can't find any other obvious soldering imperfections.

I'll repair that connection and give the unit another pass when I next have time, and if I don't find anything else, I'll open a warranty case to see what I can find out.
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Pinecil - Tip Disconnected - by molzy - 12-30-2020, 10:38 PM
RE: Pinecil - Tip Disconnected - by VaZso - 01-02-2021, 04:54 AM
RE: Pinecil - Tip Disconnected - by molzy - 01-03-2021, 07:21 AM

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