Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5102WLMi PC Notebook ?

I have to solder a 40 pin bios chip to the motherboard. I can't even see the pins without a strong magnifying glass. I've messed up a couple of the tiny little wires on the motherboard with my first attempt. Is there a socket available that I could press into place to repair the damage and make it easier to attach this chip?


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Professionals use machines to help with the job. I wish you good luck and deep pockets so that you can buy a new mainboard once the multilayer board is ruined. If you can't even see the pins, they are probably much smaller than the ones on a desktop computer bios chip, so most likely no, you could check a used or faulty mainboard and see if it has such a socket. but its unlikely to fix the issue.
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