Instructables: exploring - technology - soldering - heat http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:47:58 PST BLOX v1.01 USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron: Solderdoodle Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderdoodle-Open-Source-USB-Rechargeable-Solderin/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 15:53:41 PDT
Make a battery powered soldering iron! In an Altoids tin? http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-battery-powered-soldering-iron/
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By: Adam Manick

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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 14:56:09 PDT
Extreme Desoldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Desoldering/
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By: mpilchfamily

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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 17:26:30 PST
Customized Hot Knife. http://www.instructables.com/id/Customized-Hot-Knife/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 10:14:56 PST
Soldering Exhaust Fan / Laptop Cooling fan http://www.instructables.com/id/80mm-fan-ExhaustCooling-fan/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2011 04:02:48 PDT
Easy Heat Shrink Tee http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Heat-Shrink-Tee/
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Thu, 14 Oct 2010 14:15:48 PDT
Make a Solder Spool Holder For Your Soldering Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solder-Spool-Holder-For-Your-Soldering-Work/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2008 14:03:51 PDT
Heatgun Desoldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Heatgun-Desoldering/
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Tue, 30 Jan 2007 21:27:47 PST
DIY Hot Air Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hot-Air-Soldering-Iron-1/
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By: charper

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Fri, 15 Dec 2006 18:16:17 PST