What is a “dry solder joint” or a “cracked solder joint”? Mark Fixes Stuff | April 5, 2013 | Amstrad CPC, Repair, Tutorial | No Comments In this HD video I demonstrate how to recognise a typical solder joint that has gone dry and cracked, and then show how to repair the problem with a soldering iron. This is a repair on the video / monitor socket of an Amstrad CPC464. Tags:Amstad CPC464 Video Socket Repair, Repair, what is a cracked solder joint, What is a dry solder joint Related Posts Remove old SMD capacitors safely and easily WITHOUT twisting. Retro repair! No Comments | Aug 19, 2017 A simple single image tutorial on how to composite mod your Spectrum 48k No Comments | Feb 18, 2013 A Mystery (Rare??) Broken 80’s System Package Opening No Comments | Jul 15, 2014 Toshiba HX-10 MSX back from the dead! 3 Comments | Jan 3, 2014 About The Author Mark Fixes Stuff Just a geek, geeking about. Not a nerd. Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.