Instructables: exploring - technology - soldering - fume http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:52:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Super easy to make Fume / Smoke extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-easy-to-make-Fume-Smoke-extractor/
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:00:31 PDT
3rd hand helper for only 1$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3rd-hand-helper-for-only-1/
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Sat, 11 May 2013 14:38:26 PDT
Solder Fume Extractor From Old Hair Dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-Fume-Extractor-From-Old-Hair-Dryer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/P2YH/H1ERNE8M/FBMP2YHH1ERNE8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/P2YH/H1ERNE8M/FBMP2YHH1ERNE8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/P2YH/H1ERNE8M/FBMP2YHH1ERNE8M.SMALL.jpg ignoblegnome I have made a couple of solder fume extractors using Altoids tins. You can find instructions for these on the Internet. However, I always found that I had to get the extractor very close to the soldering, and this was not always easy to do. The other day I was clearing out my workbench, and I found...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 12:20:04 PDT
Smoke & Fume Absorber http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoke-Fume-Absorber/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/C5MX/GYEUL622/F72C5MXGYEUL622.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/C5MX/GYEUL622/F72C5MXGYEUL622.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/C5MX/GYEUL622/F72C5MXGYEUL622.SMALL.jpg nchip A Long History The ancient Egyptians produced lead and other important metals like gold and silver as early as 5000 BC. In the Roman era, lead was used for coinage, jewelry and other everyday items including the production of Lead pipes for the transportation of water. Remarkably, many of these wate...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 01:38:15 PST
How to build a Fume Extractor on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Fume-Extractor-on-the-cheap/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2012 15:07:09 PST
Mini Poppets Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Poppets-Fume-Extractor/
Mini Poppets Fume Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/TYP2/GMVSC1CU/FLNTYP2GMVSC1CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/TYP2/GMVSC1CU/FLNTYP2GMVSC1CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/TYP2/GMVSC1CU/FLNTYP2GMVSC1CU.SMALL.jpg mllmTECH mllmTECH: Mini Poppets Fume Extractor hi im Matthew this is my first instructable although i have smiler videos on my youtube channel this particulate project was inspired by kipkays mini fume extractor except this 1 uses different components and it not in an Altoids tin here it is in action :) ...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2011 13:03:14 PDT
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Sat, 9 Apr 2011 19:21:55 PDT
Soldering Exhaust Fan / Laptop Cooling fan http://www.instructables.com/id/80mm-fan-ExhaustCooling-fan/
Soldering Exhaust Fan / Laptop Cooling fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/WF8T/GLHRZGS8/FJOWF8TGLHRZGS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/WF8T/GLHRZGS8/FJOWF8TGLHRZGS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/WF8T/GLHRZGS8/FJOWF8TGLHRZGS8.SMALL.jpg aaronc00 I was browsing through instructables the other day and found several projects which I wanted to try. But before I did I wanted to make a exhaust fan to keep solder fumes out of my breathing area.Thus the three fan array. For this project you will need: 3 12v fans Nylon Sleeving 2" of 1/4" Heat Shr...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2011 04:02:48 PDT
Homemade Soldering Fume Extractor Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Soldering-Fume-Extractor-Station/
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 19:09:10 PST
Make an Altoids Tin Portable Helping Hands (with Fume Extractor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Altoids-Tin-Portable-Helping-Hands-with-Fu/
Make an Altoids Tin Portable Helping Hands (with Fume Extractor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/RL2P/GFDX0FW1/FDBRL2PGFDX0FW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/RL2P/GFDX0FW1/FDBRL2PGFDX0FW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/RL2P/GFDX0FW1/FDBRL2PGFDX0FW1.SMALL.jpg legwinskij Hi there this is my first Instructable so i hope you will like it. Few days ago i've decided to create this cool Altoid Tin Portable Helping Hands. I'm soldering a lot so i need helping hands but most of the time i'm doing just small stuff like soldering an LED or something like that and i don't li...
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Sun, 17 Oct 2010 06:59:15 PDT
Yet another third-hand soldering aid. [with built-in fume extractor] http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-third-hand-soldering-aid-with-some-n/
Yet another third-hand soldering aid. [with built-in fume extractor] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ADDJ/G9HKED1D/FHJADDJG9HKED1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ADDJ/G9HKED1D/FHJADDJG9HKED1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ADDJ/G9HKED1D/FHJADDJG9HKED1D.SMALL.jpg espert92 Soldering is fun. Soldering is cool. I remember when I bought my first soldering iron [I was 10 years old :)]. At first it was okay, soldering simple joints was child's play. But as my designs became more complicated, I needed to work around my project while soldering. With solder lead in my left h...
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Mon, 24 May 2010 06:58:48 PDT
Small, Effective Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Effective-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2010 22:12:40 PST
Soldering Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Fume-Extractor/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2008 17:56:28 PDT
Third Hand++: A multi-use helping hand for electronics and other delicate work. http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Hand-A-multi-use-helping-hand-for-electro/
Third Hand++: A multi-use helping hand for electronics and other delicate work. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/0OH2/F7PCOX6T/FJC0OH2F7PCOX6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/0OH2/F7PCOX6T/FJC0OH2F7PCOX6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/0OH2/F7PCOX6T/FJC0OH2F7PCOX6T.SMALL.jpg rstraugh In the past I've used the third hands/helping hands available at chain electronics shops and have been frustrated with their usability. I could never get the clips exactly where I wanted them or it took more time than it really should to get setup right. I also wanted the ability to hold small cir...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2007 12:53:52 PDT
Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Fume-Extractor/
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Wed, 3 Oct 2007 04:08:56 PDT
Window-mounted solder fume extractor (not just for RVs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-mounted-solder-fume-extractor-not-just-for/
Window-mounted solder fume extractor (not just for RVs!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YH2M/4IDEP280HJO/FC3YH2M4IDEP280HJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YH2M/4IDEP280HJO/FC3YH2M4IDEP280HJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/YH2M/4IDEP280HJO/FC3YH2M4IDEP280HJO.SMALL.jpg bikeNomad This is my solution for solder fume extraction for my home (RV) workbench. It uses a dryer hose, a computer fan, and some insulation board to make a removable solder venting system that blows fumes outside. You can even use it for regular houses, too! Get parts together You'll need the following:...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2006 11:56:34 PDT