Amazing how doing the right thing can turn out to have a downside. In the latest example of one problem being caused by the solution to the previous one is this article about tin whiskers, as if there is not already enough to worry about.
Nope. Its a new one on me too, and it introduces another dilemma. Obviously having tons of lead used in the solder on all those circuit boards that can end up in landfill is not a good thing, and I don’t like the idea of it. I also don’t like the idea of planes falling out of the sky because of short circuits in their control systems. I certainly don’t like the idea of my own personal computers packing up for no apparent reason.