Introduction: Easy Fix for Dried Up Sharpie Pen

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reflow sharpie pen
My sharpie pen dried out so I tried running it under hot water. That didn't work and I knew if I used the lighter trick it would just burn the felt tip and ruin it. So I came up with this.
1.Sharpie Pen
2. Soldering iron

Step 1: Heat

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heat up the metal on the tip of sharpie. Be careful not to touch the felt tip because they will melt. I had my Weller soldering iron on 55. I would start lower it was just the first temp I tried.

Step 2: WRITE!!!

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BeachsideHank (author)2015-01-26

Of course someone from Sharpsville would know how to rejuvenate a Sharpie. ;-)

jhorn7 (author)BeachsideHank2015-01-26

What else is there? LOL.

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