Definition of desolder in English:



  • Remove solder from.

    ‘when all eight pins have been desoldered, the connector can be pulled out easily’
    • ‘I was able to rewire and test circuits quickly without having to solder and desolder.’
    • ‘‘If you have to, you can just change the programmable memory chip - desolder it, put it back on there,’ he says.’
    • ‘Desoldering and replacing components is not as easy as soldering them.’
    • ‘It takes power to generate enough heat to melt solder, especially when connecting or desoldering large components and when using solder wick.’
    • ‘In the electrical arts as mentioned, it is often desired to desolder an electrical connection, such as, for example, a wire wrapped terminal, a wire to circuit board eyelet, or the like.’