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Old 29th May 2020
Gear Nut

Originally Posted by mrfantastic View Post
Ahh ok - so just a trace repair to 1 part is reasonably standard procedure. Yes if go pin to pin to bypass the damaged trace you're fine. You can get proper trace repair wire - a solid core kind of thing but is nice and thin and is coated so that you don't cause any short circuits if laying across the PCB. You won't blow anything up as long as you avoid shorting anything.

I found some thin copper wire, but it's not coated. I was thinking of coating it with nail polish afterwards to protect it. So the gauge of the wire being different wouldn't really mess anything up right?